Clinical CareFearing The Deadly Combo Of COVID-19 And Cancer
On "Treatment Tuesdays," as she has dubbed them, Katherine O'Brien makes the trek into Chicago by commuter rail from her...
Clinical CareNew Research Targets Diseases for Diagnostic Improvement Initiatives
Diseases that are high priority for diagnostic improvement include relatively rare conditions that have high misdiagnosis rates such as spinal...
Clinical CareHow to Use Telehealth in Cancer Care During the Coronavirus Pandemic and Beyond
For cancer patients, telemedicine is appropriate for many consultations and follow-up visits.
Clinical CareHow Cancer Clinics Can Treat Patients Safely During the Coronavirus Pandemic
Cancer clinics must take extensive coronavirus precautions because their patients are at high risk of serious illness.
Clinical CareCancer Centers CEO Shares Major Challenges of 2020
Cancer Treatment Centers of America CEO Pat Basu discusses three oncology care challenges and three challenges facing the healthcare sector.
Clinical CareBusiness Case for Providing Patient Navigation Services in Cancer Care
Navigation services for cancer patients generates financial benefits under both fee-for-service and value-based payment models.
InnovationChildren's National Launches Innovation Partnership with Virginia Tech
New biomedical research facility will be developed on the health system's Research & Innovation campus; the collaboration is expected to...
Clinical CareSecond Malignancy Risk Sky-High for Childhood Cancer Survivors
Findings suggest need for heightened surveillance through adulthood.
Clinical CareDo Cancer Care Providers Skip the 'Sex Talk' With Patients?
In small survey, oncologists and APPs didn't discuss potential impact of disease, treatment on sexuality.
Clinical CareMany Cancer Patients Receive Questionable Intensive Treatments at End of Life
At the end of life, clinicians should engage their patients in conversations about care plans that include addressing the cost...
Clinical CareIndustry Dollars Reach Half of NCI Cancer Center Heads
One-quarter got general payments of 'significant financial interest.'
FinanceCMS Proposing Bundled Payment Model for Radiation Oncology
Participation would be mandatory for certain geographic areas during the model's projected five-year timeline.