Pennsylvania Cancer Action Center


Action Center

Harrisburg Capitol

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Pennsylvania Priorities

Latest Updates

November 19, 2020

To mark the Great American Smokeout, ACS CAN is asking Governor Wolf and the state legislature to include funding in the new budget for tobacco control programs.

September 15, 2020

ACS CAN has honored Cong. Brian Fitzpatrick for his leadership in avocating for cancer related policies.

June 1, 2020

Washington —Cancer patients and survivors are finding it increasingly challenging to get necessary health care as the COVID-19 pandemic persists. Many are experiencing financial stress and mental health issues as they try to navigate the difficult health and economic environment. An American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) survey

April 30, 2020

HARRISBURG, Pa. – On May 5, state Rep. Steven Mentzer (R, Lancaster) and patient advocates from across Pennsylvania will host a virtual press conference to encourage legislators to prioritize HB 1194 (SB 920). If passed, the bill would curb restrictive prior authorization and step therapy (fail first) practices imposed

State Contacts

Tiffany Cloud
Manager, Grassroots - Pennsylvania and Delaware
Emma Watson
Pennsylvania Government Relations Director
Marc Kaplan
Senior Regional Media Advocacy Manager

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