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How to Be a Friend to Someone With Cancer

Friendship and cancer Today, most people with cancer are treated in the outpatient setting – they don’t have to stay in the hospital. During this time they often need help, support, and encouragement. Many studies have found that cancer survivors with strong emotional support tend to better adjust to the changes cancer brings to their […]

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What does patient-centric care look like?

You’ll know it when you experience it. The New Tennessee Oncology Franklin Center Will Change Lives. “I love the big windows in the treatment room. I can watch the blue skies with rolling clouds during the day change to brilliant reds in the evening. The abundance of nature art with such a vibrant color palette, […]

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The Future of Healthcare: “Healthcare is far too reactive” with Dr. Jeff Patton of OneOncology and Christina D. Warner

Jeff Patton, MD, Tennessee Oncology, CEO, OneOncology, President of Physician Services Hello everyone- Is it hot enough yet? For July I’d like to share my interview, just published in Thrive Global, for a series spotlighting healthcare leaders and topics currently on their radar. My goal was to communicate the commitment we all share as a […]

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Artificial Intelligence Pilots in Community Oncology Yield Promising Results

A panel at the Community Oncology Alliance (COA) annual meeting (April 4-5, 2019; Orlando, FL) spoke to the evolution of artificial intelligence (AI) as well as the results of AI implementation in a few community practices. John Frownfelter, MD, FACP, chief medical officer, Jvion, began the session by elucidating some data trends in health care’s […]

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Winter Exits. Spring Arrives. Truths We Trust.

Jeff Patton, MD, Tennessee Oncology, CEO, OneOncology, President of Physician Services Greetings all, I’d like to start with some hemispheric good news. Like clockwork, we all know it’s spring again. Winter may attempt another grab for attention, but there’s no looking back from here. Isn’t it comforting, with all the division and upheaval across the […]

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