Clinical Pathways

Real-World Evidence Is Key to Accelerating Oncology Approvals

June 21st 2021, 7:19pm


PATHWAYS: Oncology Care Pathways Launched by Payers: What Are the Trends?

June 20th 2021, 7:57pm


NCCN, Pfizer Grants Section to Collaborate on Biosimilars Initiative

July 2nd 2020, 1:18am


Applicants should show how they would measure biosimilars use and safety in both academic and community practice settings.

Clinical Pathways Helped Health System Lower Costs, Boost Trial Enrollment Across Multiple Sites

June 25th 2020, 5:00pm


The savings occurred even while more patients in the health system were enrolling in clinical trials, according to an abstract presented during the American Society of Clinical Oncology 2020 Virtual meeting.

Dr Blythe Adamson: Electronic Health Records Can Serve as an Invaluable Learning Tool

June 20th 2020, 5:00pm


Using electronic health records of patients with cancer can provide a better understanding of which interventions and treatments are possible and can give patients the best outcomes, explained Blythe Adamson, PhD, MPH, principal quantitative scientist at Flatiron Health, in an interview for ASCO20 Virtual, this year’s annual meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology.

CMS Issues Rules to Promote Value-Based Contracting, Pay for High-Cost Therapies in Medicaid

June 18th 2020, 9:37pm


Administrator Seema Verma said the proposal would create opportunities "for drug manufacturers to have skin in the game through payment arrangements that challenge them to put their money where their mouth is."

Study Finds Almost All Deviations From Clinical Pathways Were Justified

June 13th 2020, 6:38pm


Researchers warned that financial incentives that focus on a percentage of pathway compliance could “paradoxically harm the quality of care."

How Does Cardiotoxicity Present Itself in Patients With Cancer?

June 12th 2020, 5:02pm


Three abstracts presented at this year’s annual meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology focused on cardiotoxic effects of cancer treatment and how cardiac disease remains a barrier to effective cancer therapy among patients with cancer and survivors.

How Technology Can Help Health Facilities Reopening for Elective Procedures

June 5th 2020, 1:05am


OCM, Other APM Timelines Extended Due to COVID-19

June 3rd 2020, 9:26pm


CMS Administrator Seema Verma announced the update today in a blog post in Health Affairs.