June 2017

Transitions in Cancer Care - Moving From Crisis Intervention to Care Planning and Management

June 14, 2017

Evidence-Based Oncology

As the American healthcare sector transitions towards value-based and patient-centered care models, New York Oncology Hematology has seen success in modernizing palliative care delivery, integrating social services with the overall care experience, and using the family meeting model to ensure families remain involved throughout the patient’s treatment process.

Project ECHO: An Effective Means of Increasing Palliative Care Capacity

June 15, 2017

Evidence-Based Oncology

This article provides insight on the work of 7 of Project ECHO’s replicating partners from around the world who are implementing the ECHO model to address the knowledge gap that underlies integrated palliative care crisis.

Transitions of Care in Patients With Cancer

June 14, 2017

Evidence-Based Oncology

Pharmacists play an integral role in enhancing transitions of care in patients undergoing cancer treatment through medication reconciliation, education, and post-discharge follow-up to ensure optimal, safe, and effective medication use.

Conference Coverage: NCCN

June 14, 2017

Evidence-Based Oncology

A roundup of the panels and sessions at the National Comprehensive Cancer Network's 22nd Annual Conference: Improving the Quality, Effectiveness, and Efficiency of Cancer Care, held March 23-25, 2017, Oralndo, Florida.

Conference Coverage: COA

June 14, 2017

Evidence-Based Oncology

A rundown of sessions at The Community Oncology Alliance (COA) annual meeting, held April 27-28, 2017, near Washington DC. This year’s theme was Fueling the Cancer Moonshot.

AJMCtv® Interviews, June 2017

June 14, 2017

Evidence-Based Oncology

AJMCtv® interviews let you catch up with experts on what’s new and important about changes in healthcare. The interviews provide insights from key decision makers-from the clinician to the health plan leader to the regulator. When every minute in your day matters, AJMCtv® interviews keep you informed. You can access the video clips at www.ajmc.com/interviews.