As the proposed Radiation Oncology Model innovative payment model looms on the horizon, Anne Hubbard, director of health policy for the American Society for Radiation Oncology, talks about the main elements and complex finer points of the model, as well as what it will take for its success.
Researchers suggest changing cancer drug regimens could save money without sacrificing quality.
Proposed as an alternative to CMS’ Oncology Care Model, the Community Oncology Alliance is developing its Oncology Care Model 2.0 with the hopes of creating a better, more efficient payment and treatment system for cancer care.
In order to develop more effective cancer treatments, researchers are turning to precision medicine to evaluate patient tumor responses.
The high cost of targeted cancer therapies creates a “financial toxicity” for patients that has crippling effects.
Palliative care offers value and patient-centered care to lung cancer patients.
The CMS-proposed Medicare model would offer set bundled payments, regardless of setting.
Cancer treatment is becoming more personalized. Here’s how.
Oncological facilities that promote flexibility are the ones best suited to care for the needs of their patient population.
Optimizing the nursing function is a key design consideration to improve the patient experience and patient-reported outcomes