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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
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National Cancer Survivors Day® is Sunday, June 5 #CelebrateLife

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Communities to Recognize Cancer Survivors, Raise Awareness on National Cancer Survivors Day® – Sunday, June 7 Originally posted on http://www.ncsd.org/news-1/for-immediate-release-NCSD-2016-communities-to-celebrate-June-5 There are nearly 14.5 million people living with and beyond cancer in the U.S. today, and more than 32 million cancer survivors worldwide. On Sunday, June 5, 2016, communities around the world will gather to recognize these…
Carevive
June 3, 2016
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The Benefits of Patient-Reported Outcomes

Originally posted on OncLive.com Jeannine Brant, PhD, Billings Clinic, during the 2016 ONS Annual Congress, discusses the benefits of patient-reported outcomes in cancer care. Here, she mentions an example of a patient who was a rectal cancer survivor and an avid runner. The patient had to quit the sport because whenever she would run, she would get severe diarrhea. However,…
Carevive
May 11, 2016