Acronyms Used in the Cancer Screening Change Packages

AAFP: American Academy of Family Physicians

AAPC: American Academy of Professional Coders

ACCC: Association of Community Cancer Centers

ACCION: Against Colorectal Cancer in Our Neighborhoods

ACOG: American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

ACR: American College of Radiology

ACS: American Cancer Society

AGA: American Gastroenterological Association

AHA: American Hospital Association

AHRQ: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

AICAF: American Indian Cancer Foundation

AICF: American-Italian Cancer Foundation

AMA: American Medical Association

ASCCP: American Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology

ASCO: American Society of Clinical Oncology

ASHA: American Sexual Health Association

ATSDR: Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry

BMC: Boston Medical Center

BU: Boston University

CARES: Cancer Alliance to Reignite and Enhance Screening

CCCNP: Comprehensive Cancer Control National Partnership

CCSPSC: Colorectal Cancer Screening Program in South Carolina

CDC: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

CHR: Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente

CMS: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

CORE: Georgia Center for Oncology Research and Education

CPCRN: Cancer Prevention and Control Research Network

EBCCP: Evidence-based cancer control programs

EHR: Electronic health record

FCC: Federal Communications Commission

FDA: Food and Drug Administration, United States

FIT: Fecal immunochemical test

FoCaS: Forsyth County Cancer Screening Project, The

Georgia CORE: Georgia Center for Oncology Research and Education

GW: George Washington University, The

HCNNY: Health Center Network of New York

HHS: Health and Human Services, United States Department of

HRSA: Health Resources and Services Administration, United States

IHPR: Institute for Health Promotion Research at the University of Texas Health San Antonio

IOM: Institute of Medicine

KFF: Kaiser Family Foundation

LGBT: Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender

NACDD: National Association of Chronic Disease Directors

NACHC: National Association of Community Health Centers

NBCCEDP: National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program

NCCC: National Cervical Cancer Coalition

NCCRT: National Colorectal Cancer Roundtable

NCDHHS: North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services

NCI: National Cancer Institute

NCQA: National Committee for Quality Assurance

NCUIH: National Council on Urban Indian Health

NHCRCSP: New Hampshire Colorectal Cancer Screening Program

NIH: National Institutes of Health

NIHB: National Indian Health Board

NQF: National Quality Forum

NYU: New York University

ODPHP: Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion

ONC: Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology, The

PHC: Partnership HealthPlan of California

PHI: Public Health Institute

RWJF: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

SAHIE: Small Area Health Insurance Estimates

SFHP: San Francisco Health Plan

SOS: Smart Options for Screening

U of L: University of Louisville

U of M CARES: University of Missouri Extension Center for Applied Research and Engagement Systems

U of W PHI: University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute

UCI: University of California, Irvine

UCLA: University of California, Los Angeles

UCSF: University of California, San Francisco

UDS: Uniform Data System

UNM: University of New Mexico

UIHI: Urban Indian Health Institute

USPSTF: United States Preventive Services Task Force

UT: University of Texas

UW: University of Wisconsin

WHO: World Health Organization

WPSI: Women’s Preventive Services Initiative