Notes from the Community, December 2019

Notes from the Community

Emergency Care for Patients with Hemophilia
Emergency Care for Patients with von Willebrand Disease

are now available online

These books have been updated in 2019 to include all products currently on the market and the latest recommendations. They are pdf documents, which you may download, add your HTC’s information, and print to give to patients, emergency rooms, and others who may find them beneficial. Go to to download them.

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2020 Thrombosis and Hemostasis Summit of North America (THSNA) Abstract Submission Open

Online abstract submission is now open for the 2020 Thrombosis & Hemostasis Summit of North America (THSNA). Abstract submissions will be considered for either a digital poster presentation and/or short oral presentation in each of the following program tracks: Thrombosis, Hemostasis, Laboratory, and Basic Science.

THSNA brings together the leading hemostasis and thrombosis organizations and experts to provide insight on improving patient care. This year's Summit will highlight basic science, clinical, and laboratory information that reflects the latest understanding of bleeding and clotting disorders.

The Summit will host over 1,500 healthcare professionals and coagulation scientists who are committed to the diagnosis, management and improved understanding of thrombotic and bleeding disorders.

For more information on abstract submission, please visit:

Also in this Issue…

Notes from Joe
· 2019 Recap

Payer Update

Washington Update

Legal Update
· Legal Team Update – New Contact Information
· Foundations for Grant Compliance: Rules Exist Even When Ignored

Alliance Update
· Reminder: 2020 340B Program HRSA Grantee Recertification Period Begins in January
· Operations Update
· 2020 Meeting Schedule