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Creation of Institute of Medicine Care Plans With an Eye on Up-Front Care – Oncology Care Model

Carevive is honored to be mentioned in an article in the Journal of Oncology Practice authored by Gabrielle B. Rocque, MD of the University of Alabama (UAB) at Birmingham Comprehensive Cancer Center, Birmingham, AL, and Austin Cadden of the University of South Alabama Mitchell Cancer Institute, (MCI) Mobile, AL. The Oncology Care Model (OCM) is a payment model for physician practices administering chemotherapy to cancer…
Carevive
June 16, 2017
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Carrie Tompkins Stricker, PhD, RN to Speak at MedCity Converge 2017

MedCity CONVERGE is an executive-level summit that gathers healthcare leaders from all sectors—health systems, insurers, digital health, medical devices, pharma, entrepreneurs, government leaders, investors, and other key stakeholders—to discuss and discover the latest innovations in healthcare. This year, the summit tackles one of healthcare’s toughest challenges: cancer. Held July 31–August 1 in Philadelphia, MedCity CONVERGE 2017 gathers all sectors of the oncology ecosystem to provide…
Carevive
June 13, 2017
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Advance Care Planning a Critical Component – An Advisory Board Company Profile on Carevive

Advisory Board Company features a follow up Carevive case study in Oncology Roundtable National Meeting Series Last year we were proud to be profiled by the Advisory Board Company in their Oncology Roundtable National Meeting series, an annual presentation on issues most relevant to oncology service line leaders. This year we're even more so delighted to be featured again as the…
Carevive
April 21, 2017
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Take Aways from CANCERSCAPE 2017

ACCC 43rd Annual Meeting, CANCERSCAPE It was an action packed 2 days at the ACCC 43rd Annual Meeting, CANCERSCAPE held in Washington, D.C.  Since I live in Maryland, it was less than an hour drive.  The sessions were extremely informative and it was a pleasure seeing colleagues and hearing top-notch presentations on value-based care and patient-centered care. Below are my take aways…
Carrie Tilley
April 17, 2017
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Carevive CEO, Madelyn Herzfeld, speaks to OBR during the Cancer Center Business Summit 2017

Carevive's CEO and Co-Founder, Madelyn Herzfeld, R.N., B.S.N., O.C.N.,  is featured in video interviews from the Cancer Center Business Summit that are now live on OBR’s video library. In these short videos, she talks about challenges practices are facing when implementing patient engagement, patient-reported data, and solutions to drive better patient engagement. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6jU6rrV5zsE What are the challenges practices are facing when implementing…
Carevive
February 28, 2017
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Setting the Standard: Implementing Evidence-Based Oncology Standards in Your Practice

Originally posted on ONS Connect.  As oncology research is developed, tested, reviewed, and published, new evidence is introduced and changes to the care environment are made. Nurses are no strangers to evidence-based practice changes, and they’re often leading the way when it comes to implementing new oncology standards of care. Oncology nurses are integral members of the cancer care team, and…
Carevive
January 9, 2017
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Dr. Carrie Stricker Discusses IT Solutions Maximize Balance Between Patient Self-Management & Care Team Engagement

Originally posted on AJMC.com.  Last month, Carevive's Co-founder and Chief Clinical Officer, Dr. Carrie Stricker, PhD, RN, spoke at the 5th Annual Patient-Centered Oncology Care Conference in Baltimore, Maryland.  The event is organized by the The American Journal of Managed Care. Dr. Stricker was part of a panel discussion titled "M Panel: Surmounting Health IT Challenges in Oncology Care". Innovative health IT tools…
Carevive
December 5, 2016
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5 Takeaways from the Cerner Healthcare Conference 2016

Cerner Healthcare Conference 2016 (CHC16), Kansas City , Kansas, November 14-17, 2016 Cerner, a leading health information technology (HIT) solutions, services, devices and hardware company,  organize their annual conference in Kansas City. I had never been to Kansas City and I have never used Cerner's in my clinical practice. I wondered what I could learn if I had not used…
Carrie Tilley
November 24, 2016
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Carevive to be Featured in Ethan Basch PCORI Patient-Reported Outcomes Grant

The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) has awarded Ethan Basch, MD, MSc, a $5.45 million grant to support research into whether there are clinical benefits of having people with cancer self-report their symptoms while undergoing treatment. The project, titled Electronic Patient Reporting of Symptoms during Outpatient Cancer Treatment: A US National Randomized Controlled Trial and will run for a span…
Carevive
August 24, 2016
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Oncology Care Model: 196 Physician Group Practices and 17 Insurance Companies to Participate

One June 30, 2016, The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced the practices that will be participating in the Oncology Care Model (OCM).  Today Friday, July 1,  marks the start of the five-year Oncology Care Model, one of the first CMS physician-led specialty care models aimed at improving quality and reducing the cost of care. This particular reimbursement…
Carevive
July 1, 2016