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.
Clinical CareCancer Urgent Care Clinics Slow Growth of ER Utilization
A cancer urgent care clinic in Texas reduced growth of emergency department utilization by more than half.
StrategyCity of Hope to Invest $1B in New Irvine Cancer Care Campus
The organization said it is accelerating its plans and upping its investment in Orange County, in response to the market's...
Clinical CareHere's the SCOOP: New Oncology Pathway Program Boosts Patient Outcomes
A healthcare system is pioneering provision of palliative care and supportive services to oncology patients receiving curative treatment.
Clinical CareQ&A With BS&W Oncology Leader on Cancer Costs and Research
An oncologist who pioneered immunotherapy cancer treatments at Johns Hopkins Medicine is now pursuing novel cancer care at Baylor Scott...
Clinical CareMore Bad News for MIS in Cervical Cancer
Significantly higher recurrence risk compared with abdominal hysterectomy.