LCA will continue to advance its objective of reversing decades of neglect and stigma by empowering patients, elevating recognition and changing health policy and doing this with an evergrowing grassroots motion and an growing coalition of open public health passions, she concluded.. 2009 Report Card, a standard assessment of efforts to reduce lung cancer’s mortality released Notes Some Improvements, Today But Passing Grades Still Lacking, Lung Malignancy Alliance released its annual National Report Cards on Lung Cancer, an overall assessment of efforts to reduce lung cancer’s mortality. 2009 marks the 5th-year of the launch of the National Survey Card on Lung Cancer, issued each November during Lung Cancer Awareness Month. The Report Card is distributed to press outlets, health reporters, public wellness leaders, and Congress and additional elected officials.ABMS awarded HHS agreement to align meaningful use of HIT, ABMS MOC program The American Panel of Medical Specialties announced today a contract from the U.S. The agreement was awarded by the HHS Workplace of the National Coordinator for Strike. Weiss, MD, ABMS CEO and president. Aligning the MOC plan and meaningful use of HIT can help facilitate physicians’ understanding, make use of and skill of HIT, and in change can lead to improved physician performance & most importantly, improving patient care.