Maggie is an editor for The American Journal of Managed Care® (AJMC®) and produces written, video, and podcast content covering several disease states. She joined AJMC® in 2019, and has been with AJMC®’s parent company, MJH Life Sciences®, since 2014, when she started as a copy editor.
She has a BA in English from Penn State University. You can connect with Maggie on LinkedIn.
ASCO Updates Patient-Centered Oncology Payment ModelNovember 27th 2019
After a request for additional input from oncologists, practice administrators, payer representatives, and experts in physician payment and business analysis, ASCO has issued updated guidance on PCOP. With CMS’ Oncology Care Model set to end in 2021, the current draft of ASCO’s Community-based Oncology Medical Home model would be an option to take its place.
Kaiser Permanente Study Results Suggest Link Between Older Age, Heart FailureNovember 6th 2019
The rate of decrease in deaths from heart disease (HD) slowed between 2011 and 2014 versus 2000 and 2011, while the population above 65 years jumped 22.9% and there was a concurrent 38% rise in deaths from HD among this patient population.
Are MS Biosimilar Approvals Risking Patient Health?January 1st 2000
A recently published commentary examined issues surrounding biosimilars in the treatment of multiple sclerosis from an international point of view, noting the tremendous opportunity for cost savings while wondering if patient concerns are being adequately considered.