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June 18, 2019
From The Editorial Board
June 17, 2019
The authors examined the latest trends in development, implementation, and evaluation of care pathways and the impact of the movement toward value-based care.
The use of clinical decision support for hospital discharge disposition was associated with a reduction in spending and readmissions without negatively affecting emergency department use.
June 14, 2019
TRENDS FROM THE FIELD
Differences in cancer care spending and utilization between Medicare beneficiaries receiving chemotherapy in hospital outpatient departments versus physician offices vary by service type.
The prices of targeted oncology therapies have grown substantially, but revenues have not. This is due in part to large declines in per-drug patient counts.
June 13, 2019
The expanding arsenal of targeted and immuno-oncology drugs has unalterably changed the landscape of systemic cancer treatment, but chemotherapy will remain critical for years if not decades to come.
June 07, 2019
This study examined the association between health insurance design features and choice of physical therapy or chiropractic care by patients with new-onset low back pain.
June 06, 2019
An exploration of potential negative effects from delays in measure maintenance when changes in clinical evidence affect measure use found that delays may affect patient care and outcomes.
June 05, 2019
A slight decrease in the convenience of ordering a laboratory test led to a dramatic decrease in test utilization.
June 04, 2019
Enhanced care coordination in New York City that leveraged surveillance data with a health plan’s Medicaid managed care roster improved its HIV viral load suppression rate.
June 03, 2019
New ratings for Medicare health plans should spur a renewed focus on patient experience.
May 31, 2019
A care transitions program for patients who underwent percutaneous coronary intervention appeared to reduce 30-day rehospitalizations for patients with Medicaid who lived in wealthier zip codes.