IVBM Event Coverage

In Florida, Serving the Senior Population in Oncology Means Working Together

April 11, 2020

Article

“Quest for Value: Advancing Oncology Value-based Care,” this year’s first installment in the Institute for Value-Based Medicine (IVBM) from The American Journal of Managed Care®, zeroed in seniors, a population that’s growing not just in Florida but across the United States. Older Americans are more likely to develop cancer, but thanks to better detection and treatment, they are more likely to survive cancer, too.

Hope and Some Skepticism Whether Oncology Payment Models Will Work

December 18, 2019

Article

Coverage from the Institute for Value-Based Medicine® session held in Nashville, Tennessee.

A Frank Discussion About Implementing the OCM in Everyday Practice

December 05, 2019

Podcast

In today’s Managed Care Cast, we bring you portions of the panel discussion during the the last Institute for Value-Based Medicine® (IVBM®) event for 2019, where oncologists and others shared their thoughts, successes, and frustrations with the current Oncology Care Model, as well as the question and answer session.

Facilitating the Qualitative Improvement of Oncology Through Value-Based Care

September 27, 2019

Article

Coverage of the first half of the Institute for Value-Based Medicine® (IVBM®) session held September 19, 2019, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. IVBM® is an initiative of The American Journal of Managed Care®.

Keeping Glucose in Range, With the Right Tools and Treatment for Management

August 28, 2019

Article

Coverage from the July 11, 2019, meeting of the Institute for Value-Based Medicine®, an initiative of The American Journal of Managed Care®. The meeting took place in Arlington, Virginia.

How Data, AI Are Unlocking Secrets to Better, More Efficient Cancer Care

August 14, 2019

Article

The Institute for Value-Based Medicine®, an initiative of The American Journal of Managed Care®, traveled to Teaneck, New Jersey, for presentations in partnership with Regional Cancer Care Associates.

Managing Costs in Diabetes Means Intervening Early to Avoid Complications Later, Experts Say

June 30, 2019

Article

The Los Angeles gathering of the Institute for Value-Based Medicine focused on the need to intervene early in the course of diabetes, so that patients can avoid long-term complications. Over the past decade, cardiovascular outcomes trials for glucose-lowering therapies have revealed unexpected benefits, offering new opportunities for cardiologists.

Institute for Value-Based Medicine

June 22, 2019

Article

Coverage from The American Journal of Managed Care's® Institue for Value-Based Medicine® meetings.

As Comorbidities Pile Up, True Diabetes Cost Measured by More Than Insulin, Panel Says

April 14, 2019

Article

For endocrinologists, a cardiologist, a diabetes educator, and a room full of fellow health workers, the cost of doing nothing—not just to treat diabetes, but also to prevent it— is what feeds into the exorbitant cost of the disease, according to presentations and a panel at the inaugural meeting of the Institute for Value Based Medicine (IVBM) in Diabetes, an initiative of The American Journal of Managed Care®.

Not Just the "Soft Stuff": How Data Deployment, Artificial Intelligence Can Restore Relationships in Oncology Care

March 30, 2019

Article

The revolution in cancer care isn’t just about the wave of life-saving therapies, or the role of genetics in pinpointing exactly who should get which drug and when. As Ray D. Page, DO, PhD, FACOI, tells it, change also means getting back to the basics, so that the relationship between doctor and patient drives care—not insurance companies or Medicare or rules from the FDA.