NAACCR Implementation Guidelines

Please send questions to Lori Havener, Program Manager of Standards.

NAACCR Standards Implementation Guidelines

An overarching priority identified at the NAACCR Strategic Planning meeting in July 2000 was to revisit the process and timing for revising standards. The NAACCR Board of Directors established a Standards Implementation Task Force to develop a new timeline for changes to data standards that meets the needs of standard setting organizations, central cancer registries, vendors and reporting facilities.

NAACCR Implementation Guidelines and Recommendations

Guidelines for ICD-O-3 Update Implementation

This document addresses the implementation in North America of updates to ICD-O-3 from the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) and the World Health Organization (WHO) released in the document Updates to the International Classification of Diseases for Oncology, third edition (ICD-O-3).

SEER Summary Stage 2000 Implementation Guidelines

This document addresses the implementation of SSS2000 for cases diagnosed on or after January 1, 2001

ICD-O-3 Implementation Guidelines

This document addresses the implementation of ICD-O-3 for cases diagnosed on or after January 1, 2001

CRC Checksum Implementation Guidelines

The CRC CHECKSUM application ensures the integrity of NAACCR records when transmitted electronically and the CRC CHECKSUM field should be implemented beginning with NAACCR Record Layout Version 7.