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PCOC Spotlight: How Community Oncology Is a Low-Cost, High-Quality Provider

December 20, 2021

Jeffrey Patton, MD, is the CEO of OneOncology, a national partnership of independent community oncologists based in Nashville, Tennessee. He is also executive chairman of the board, Tennessee Oncology, and a member of the board, Community Oncology Alliance.

Panel Discusses the Ongoing Evolution of Remote Patient Care

December 19, 2021

The discussion, "Remote Patient Monitoring: Case Studies From the Front Lines,” explored real-world experiences with technology that has taken on greater heft as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to affect health care delivery.

With No Replacement for OCM on Horizon, Oncology Practices Ask: What Now?

November 22, 2021

The announcement of a "strategic refresh" for payment models under the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation offered no details on what practices should expect when the Oncology Care Model (OCM) expires in 2022.

In Oncology Clinical Pathways, the Variability Isn’t With the Drugs

September 25, 2021

Experts who took part in Patient-Centered Oncology Care® 2021 said when guidelines recommend high-cost targeted therapies or immunotherapies, the focus must turn to areas such as imaging, diagnostic tests, and other elements that contribute to the cost of care.

What's Next After OCM? Possibly a Gap and Something Mandatory, Experts Predict

September 25, 2021

With the Oncology Care Model (OCM) slated to end in 2022, the successor model is still not in place. According to panelists, there is likely going to be a gap after OCM ends and the new model begins, but more importantly, practices should prepare for the new model to be mandatory.

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

September 24, 2021

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 OneOncology.