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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
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HIStalk Interviews Madelyn Herzfeld, CEO, Carevive Systems

Originally posted on HIStalk on March 21, 2016.  Tell me about yourself and the company. I am an oncology nurse by background. I am also an entrepreneur. Prior to starting Carevive, I had an accredited oncology continuing education business, where I worked with thousands of oncology professionals across the country who helped disseminate education to oncology clinicians. About three years ago, I…
Carevive
March 22, 2016
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Opportunities and Challenges with Patient-Centered Care and Outcomes-Driven Care Delivery Models

As the CEO of a health care technology company, I want to state for the record that technology does not heal. Caregivers heal. And the oncologist, in particular, blends the skills of scientist and clergy to heal patients and their families during the most challenging of times. Oncologists want patient-centered care and want patients and families to share in the…
Madelyn Herzfeld
February 11, 2016
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Making Sense of Patient-Reported Outcomes (PROs)

A Common Sense Guide for Oncology Practices in the Oncology Care Model Getting the Right Information – Avoiding the Pitfalls This article will cover information requirements that medical oncology practices will need to address as part of the new Oncology Care Model (OCM) program being initiated by CMS in 2016. The OCM offers the promise of better care and improved financial…
Wes Chapman
February 1, 2016
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Carevive to Attend ASCO’s Inaugural Cancer Survivorship Symposium

It was announced last May and now its finally happening this weekend.  That's right, the first ever Cancer Survivorship Symposium: Advancing Care and Research takes over the San Francisco Marriott Marquis on January 15 and 16. Survivorship is a topic in cancer care that extends beyond the oncologist’s office. In recognition of the vital teamwork needed across specialties to ensure the…
Carevive
January 13, 2016
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Virtual Open House – Live Webinar Carevive Treatment Planning Platform v2.0 Pre-Release

Our last Virtual Open House of the year will showcase our treatment planning software. We will show you a live demo and provide insights on how actual practices, hospitals, clinical teams are using our treatment planning solutions. Our tool is the 1st rules engine technology to auto-populate the 13 elements of the IOM care management plan required for OCM. Thursday,…
Carevive
December 11, 2015
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Patient Navigation: 4 Ways to Gear Up for the Oncology Care Model

Whether you are a participant in a value-based pilot like Oncology Care Model (OCM) or possibly a watchful bystander now is the time to integrate best practices for patient navigation to better serve your oncology patients and enhance care efficiency. A little background on the Oncology Care Model At its core, the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation’s (CMMI) Oncology…
Carol Bush
December 3, 2015
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Distress Screening, Symptom Management, & ePRO Virtual Open House Webinar FAQs Answered

In November, Carevive hosted a webinar titled "The Virtual Open House: Carevive Distress/Symptom Management and Electronic Patient-Reported Outcomes Platform v2.0 Pre-Release" where we showcased the new version distress screening, symptom management, and electronic patient-reported outcomes (ePRO) platforms.  Our co-founders Madelyn Herzfeld and Carrie Stricker gave an overview of the company and a demo of our software.  We also invited a panel consisting of current Carevive…
Carevive
December 3, 2015
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Survivorship Virtual Open House Webinar FAQs Answered

Last month we hosted a webinar titled "The Virtual Open House: Carevive Survivorship Care Planning Platform v2.0 Pre-Release" where we showcased the new version of our survivorship care planning software.  Our co-founders Madelyn Herzfeld and Carrie Stricker gave an overview of the company and a demo of our software.  We also invited a panel consisting of current Carevive survivorship customers to share…
Carevive
November 6, 2015
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Patient Voices on #CTalk: What Matters Most

It’s no secret I’m a bit of a healthcare social media evangelist. As clinicians, I think it’s essential that we develop digital competency, embrace social tools and participate in conversations online. Why? Because it’s where patients and caregivers are. One of my favorite social tools I have integrated into my nursing practice is Twitter. On this platform, I can: Connect…
Carol Bush
November 4, 2015