Patient-Centered Oncology Care 2020

Managing the “Knowledge Explosion” a Key Challenge of Precision Oncology

December 20, 2020

Managing the constantly evolving selection of therapies in oncology can be difficult, but is of the utmost importance to get the right treatment to the right patient, agreed a panel at Patient-Centered Oncology Care® 2020.

In Drug Pricing, PBMs Called the “Arsonist and the Firefighter in One”

December 16, 2020

Pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs), once just administrators created to ease claims processing, have grown to a position of power that comes with conflicts of interest aplenty, said a panel at Patient-Centered Oncology Care® 2020.

How Federal Policy Decisions Are Influencing Cancer Care

November 02, 2020

As novel therapies drive up the cost of cancer care, federal policy decisions are being made that influence oncologists' ability to deliver cancer care, said Debra Patt, MD, PhD, MBA, MPH, of Texas Oncology.

Addressing Cancer Disparities Requires Asking Questions and Putting Aside Assumptions

September 28, 2020

Speakers at Patient-Centered Oncology Care® highlighted injustices in the US health care system, the risk of financial toxicity, and how providers can do a better job to ensure their patients achieve health equity, during a panel discussion.