December 2019

Radiation Oncologist Discusses Concerns With Incoming CMS Payment Model

December 18, 2019

Evidence-Based Oncology

As CMS prepares to move forward with new models of value-based cancer care, a radiation oncologist, speaking at the Institute for Value-Based Medicine®, discussed her findings regarding whether accountable care models had an effect on cancer care spending.

Empower Physicians to Fight Financial Toxicity With Biosimilars

December 16, 2019

Evidence-Based Oncology

The availability of biosimilars introduces competition based on price, offering a lower-cost alternative in the short term and helping to restrict—or even reverse—longer-term price growth.

Provider Perspective: Kashyap Patel, MD, Sees Collaboration Going Into Oncology Care First

December 16, 2019

Evidence-Based Oncology

Kashyap Patel, MD, the chief executive officer of Carolina Blood and Cancer Care Associates—a leading OCM practice—and associate editor of Evidence-Based Oncology™ (EBO), said he’s optimistic about Oncology Care First.

From the Editor-in-Chief: Lead, Follow, or Get Out of the Way

December 17, 2019

Evidence-Based Oncology

Dr Alvarnas is editor-in-chief of Evidence-Based Oncology.™ He is vice president of Government Affairs, senior medical director for Employer Strategy, and associate clinical professor, Hematology & Hematologic Cell Transplantation, City of Hope, Duarte, Califonia.

Improving Survival in Lung Cancer: Commitment of The Lung Ambition Alliance

December 19, 2019

Evidence-Based Oncology

For more than 45 years, the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer has been working tirelessly toward a world without lung and other thoracic cancers. To add strength to our efforts we recently joined with other leading organizations in the lung cancer space to create a powerful force for change: The Lung Ambition Alliance