Susie Bafico

Support for ePROs in Oncology Care First Model

Earlier this month, Dr. Ethan Basch, Dr. Lalan Wilfong, and Dr. Deborah Schrag joined forces to publish an editorial for JAMA to express their support for the inclusion of electronic patient-reported outcome (ePRO) collection to the Oncology Care First (OCF) model set...

Connect with Navigating Cancer this spring!

We are looking forward to a few upcoming events in the spring of 2020 and would love to connect with you if you will be there too! Let us know! ACCC 46th Annual Meeting & Cancer Center Business Summit  In March some of our team members are heading to the ACCC 46th...

Practice transformation in value-based cancer care

At the 2019 Association for Value-Based Cancer Care Summit this year, we sat in on this great panel called "Practice Transformation Embracing Clinical Decision Support Systems and Care Management Processes and Influence on Value Based Cancer Care." In this post we’ll...

Community oncology perspectives on value-based cancer care

At the 2019 Association for Value-Based Cancer Care Summit this year, we sat in on a great panel called "Community Oncology Perspectives on Value-based Cancer Care" that focused on community oncology practices. At Navigating Cancer we support community oncology...

Improving Care with the Oncology Care Model

A recent blog from the American Journal of Managed Care called “Lessons From the Field: How Practices Are Succeeding Under OCM,” recapped a discussion from NCCN’s policy summit with 2 organizations working to succeed in the Oncology Care Model (OCM). OCM practices are...

Measuring Success in Value-Based Care

Recently Definitive Healthcare hosted a virtual panel for the second session of their panel series focused on measuring success in value-based care. Three panelists from healthcare technology organizations participated and brought their unique perspectives on...

Improving the early cancer patient experience

The cancer patient journey begins well before the first appointment with an oncologist. In this year's Advisory Board Cancer Patient Experience Survey, the results focused on what matters most to patients early in their cancer journey, and how providers can deliver...

The COA Oncology Care Model 2.0 webinar

On Friday July 12, 2019, the Community Oncology Alliance (COA) held a webinar to review their proposed plan for the next iteration of the Oncology Care Model (OCM), OCM 2.0. Last month COA announced their full proposal for OCM 2.0, which was submitted to...

Introducing Home Care Instructions blog

Give your patients added support after managing a triage incident over the phone. Deliver follow up Home Care Instructions right to the patient in a convenient way. After speaking with a patient and providing interventions for symptom management, your care team can...