Clinical CareOncologists Missing Opportunities to Have End-of-Life Discussions, Study Finds
Physicians may be uncomfortable discussing end-of-life issues and avoid having the conversations.
NursingSpirituality Improves Outcomes for Breast Cancer Survivors
University of Missouri nurse's research links congregational support and forgiveness with neuroimmune biomarkers.
FinanceCity of Hope CEO Reflects on $50M Cancer Care Gift
Robert Stone, CEO of City of Hope, discussed the large philanthropic gift from the Lennar Corporation.
InnovationMayo Clinic and Google Take Relationship to Next Level; Google Opens Rochester Office
Collaboration to transform patient care has already resulted in enhanced radiotherapy delivery processes, development of an AI factory, and moving...
Clinical CareHigh Social Vulnerability Linked to Adverse Cancer Surgery Outcomes, Study Finds
Many patients from socially vulnerable communities lack essential resources to achieve optimal surgical outcomes, researcher says.
StrategyAir Quality Regulators in 'Cancer Alley' Have Fallen Dangerously Behind
An audit found that the time it takes the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality to issue penalties to polluters has...
Covid-19If I Have Cancer, Dementia or MS, Should I Get the Covid Vaccine?
Experts? advice may be helpful since states are beginning to offer vaccines to adults over age 65, 70 or 75,...
Clinical CareMissed Cancer Screening During Coronavirus Pandemic Raises Alarm
Many patients are not getting cancer screening during the pandemic because of concern over potential infection at healthcare settings.
StrategyHow Employers Can Support Employee Cancer Survivorship
In collaboration with CancerCare, the Northeast Business Group on Health has released a guide which shares the challenges that cancer...
Clinical CareMaking Breast Cancer Treatment Less Invasive
Targeted radiation during lumpectomy reduces treatment time for low-risk patients.
FinanceVerma: Radiation Oncology Model Delayed Until July 2021
The CMS Administrator tweeted that "more time is needed to prepare" for the mandatory payment model.
Revenue CyclePayments for New Radiation Oncology Model
After an episode ends, if the patient needs any radiation therapy services, those services are excluded from the model for...