Oncology Care

Latest Headlines

Latest Headlines

Aetna's oncology medical home will 'define the value of care'

Aetna has teamed with Tampa-based Moffitt Cancer Center to create an oncology medical home which intends to improve the care experience for cancer patients, the two organizations have  announced. Aetna covers nearly 1.5 million Floridians and adopted the medical home oncology model back in 2013.

Anthem, UnitedHealth experiment with value-based oncology payment models

More insurers are collaborating with providers in an effort to overhaul the entire oncology reimbursement system, making it more value-based, patient-centered to help reduce the need for expensive yet ineffective chemo drugs, reported AIS Health.

CMS aims to change how providers, payers pay for cancer treatment

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services is planning to implement new specialty payment and delivery models designed to improve oncology care at a lower cost for Medicare beneficiaries, the agency recently  announced.