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September 2, 2015: Hybrid Academic-Community Cancer Centers Take Shape

Created on: Wednesday, September 02, 2015

Emerging model takes cutting-edge oncology into the community

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September 2, 2015: Location and Provider Key to Medicare Cost for Radiation Tx

Created on: Wednesday, September 02, 2015

Variations in the cost of delivering radiation therapy to Medicare beneficiaries for breast, lung, and prostate cancer does not depend on either patient or disease-related factors but rather is mostly driven by the location from which that care is delivered and individual patient providers.

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September 2, 2015: New guidelines for cancer doctors aim to make sense of gene tests

Created on: Wednesday, September 02, 2015

The American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) has issued guidelines on how cancer doctors should approach the use of new genetic tests that screen for multiple cancer genes at the same time, including counseling patients about genes whose contribution to cancer is still poorly understood.

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September 1, 2015: ASCO Releases Updated Policy Statement on Genetic and Genomic Testing for Cancer Susceptibility

Created on: Tuesday, September 01, 2015

Expanded Research, Provider Education, & Quality Assurance Needed for Optimal Use of New Genetic Technologies

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September 1, 2015: Hybrid Academic-Community Cancer Centers Take Shape

Created on: Tuesday, September 01, 2015

Emerging model takes cutting-edge oncology into the community

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September 1, 2015: Rising Cost Of Drugs: Where Do We Go From Here?

Created on: Tuesday, September 01, 2015

The trends are clear: patients and institutions across the nation are concerned about skyrocketing drug prices.

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September 1, 2015: Cancer Drugs Face Axe In NHS Cost-Cutting Move

Created on: Tuesday, September 01, 2015

A new round of cuts to NHS cancer treatments are to be announced within days, Sky News understands.

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September 1, 2015: Bills provide relief from meaningful use requirements

Created on: Tuesday, September 01, 2015

Two federal bills, one recently passed by Congress and the other recently introduced in the House of Representatives, seek to address a common area of frustration among physicians: the federal government’s electric health records (EHR) meaningful use requirements.

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September 1, 2015: Medicare ACOs Continue to Improve Quality of Care, Generate Shared Savings

Created on: Tuesday, September 01, 2015

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services today issued 2014 quality and financial performance results showing that Medicare Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) continue to improve the quality of care for Medicare beneficiaries, while generating financial savings.

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September 1, 2015:This Obamacare Co-Op Was Supposed to Make Money. Instead, It Lost Over $15 Million.

Created on: Tuesday, September 01, 2015

A Nevada health insurance provider that received more than $65 million in taxpayer-funded loans from the federal government announced last week that it is discontinuing operations at the end of the year.

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