Health Insurance Markets Are Concentrated — and Getting More So

December 13, 2021

At the state and local levels, an increasing number of markets are dominated by one or a handful of insurers. Experts say it is part of a vicious cycle of payers responding to provider consolidation and vice versa.

Value-Based Care in Oncology Gets off to Shaky Start

December 08, 2021

The Oncology Care Model (OCM) was CMS’ main attempt to usher value-based care into oncology. What will come after OCM is unclear as the future of successor, Oncology Care First, is now very much in doubt.

NSCLC Therapy is Increasingly Targeted

December 08, 2021

Drugs in development and newly approved drugs for non-small cell lung cancer are based on research that has identified driver mutations leading to runaway cell growth and division that characterize cancer.