Dr. Jeff Patton Outlines How Community Oncology Is a Low-Cost, High-Quality Provider

Read original article HERE. Having the option of receiving care in their community instead of a large hospital located hours away is not only a benefit for many patients, but research is showing community oncology practices are a low-cost, high-quality provider of care, explained Jeff Patton, MD, executive chairman of Tennessee Oncology and CEO of […]

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How to help your fatigue at home

By Katie Johnson, MSN, AGPCNP-BC Fatigue is one of the most common complaints among cancer patients. It can effect patients’ quality of life and interfere with their daily activities, while being difficult to measure and hard to treat. Several things contribute to fatigue in cancer patients, including treatment and the disease itself. Fortunately, evidence shows […]

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Microsoft’s Iksha Herr to Give Keynote Address at AJMC’s 10th Annual Patient-Centered Oncology Care® Conference

Read original article HERE CRANBURY, N.J., Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The American Journal of Managed Care® (AJMC®) the leading peer-reviewed journal dedicated to managed care, has announced that the keynote speaker at its 10th anniversary Patient-Centered Oncology Care® (PCOC) conference will be Iksha Herr, managing director, Data & AI HealthCare & Life Sciences at […]

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New Certification Pilot Focuses on Patient-Centered Cancer Care, Equips Practices with Evidence-based Approach to Value-based Care Delivery

88 U.S. cancer care sites and nearly 500 oncologists from 12 practice groups and health systems participating Alexandria, Virginia –Today, the Association for Clinical Oncology (the Association) launched the ASCO Patient-Centered Cancer Care Certification, a new pilot that certifies outpatient oncology group practices and health systems that meet a single set of comprehensive, expert-backed standards […]

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