Stephanie Ginger

2020 Oncology Market Update from Advisory Board

Recently Navigating Cancer hosted a webinar from the Advisory Board titled, “How cancer programs are responding to COVID-19 and planning for future market trends.” As cancer programs are responding to the COVID-19 challenges and facing uncertainties in a changing...

The Critical Importance of ePRO in Clinical Research

PharmaVoice recently hosted a webinar that explored the growing importance of ePROs in clinical research. The COVID-19 pandemic has caused disruption for clinical trials that were already underway - from monitoring patient participation to data analysis - trials that...

Top Community Oncology Issues Now & Looking Ahead

The Community Oncology Alliance’s recent virtual conference featured a panel of community cancer care providers assembled to discuss the most pressing issues they face as they implement extensive changes to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic. The panel was moderated by...

Emerging trends in telehealth and information technology

Telehealth has swiftly taken hold as important tool to safely deliver cancer care during the COVID-19 crisis and many see it as a permanent part of care moving forward. Nick Recker, the President of Path Forward, recently presented what he sees emerging in telehealth...

What does COVID-19 mean for value-based care?

In a panel at Community Oncology Alliance’s (COA) recent virtual conference moderated by COA’s Director of Strategic Practice Initiatives, Bo Gamble, Kashyap Patel, MD, of Carolina Blood & Cancer Care Associates and Lalan Wilfong, MD of Texas Oncology recently...

2020 Community Oncology Conference

The current COVID-19 pandemic not only forced the 2020 Community Oncology Alliance Conference to a virtual format, the impact of the virus also found its way into a lot of the content. The conference featured topical and important content, including: Top Community...

Planning for the future of oncology care

The Advisory Board recently hosted a webinar titled “How cancer programs are responding to COVID-19 and planning for future market trends.” I shared a summary of part of the webinar that was related to COVID-19 in late March, but it also included some valuable...

On Demand Webinar: ePROs and Cancer Care

Electronic patient-reported outcomes have been gaining momentum, especially in cancer care where patients often face side effects and other barriers to care. COVID-19 may be accerlating the incorporation of ePROs into routine cancer care. The pandemic has caused...

Cancer programs respond to COVID-19

The Advisory Board’s Oncology Roundtable recently hosted a webinar where they shared what they have heard from cancer programs responding to the COVID-19 pandemic. Patient Safety Obviously priority number 1 is patient safety. As the virus spreads in every state in the...

Digital Health Revolution

As the science around cancer treatment rapidly expands, new digital tools are capturing more data than ever, and most cancer care providers are navigating the transition to value-based care, it was no surprise that this year’s ACCC 46th Annual Meeting & Cancer...

Integrating Patient-Reported Outcomes in Cancer Care

If you’ve been paying attention to trends in the discussions around value-based cancer care, you’ve probably been hearing a good bit about electronic patient-reported outcomes (ePROs). At the National Oncology Conference, Dr. Ethan Basch, a leading patient-reported...

Personalized Medicine and Value-Based Care

How is personalized medicine impacting oncology? A panel at AJMC’s recent Patient-Centered Oncology Care Conference explored this topic. Payer, diagnostic, and advocacy representatives shared their perspectives in this discussion. What is personalized medicine? The...

Future of Oncology Advanced Payment Models

The shift to value What’s next for oncology advanced payment models? That was the topic one panel tackled at AJMC’s recent Patient Centered Oncology Care Conference. The panel represented the provider, payer, and technology perspectives. There was agreement that the...

Patient-Reported Outcomes and Value-Based Care

Scientific research demonstrates that clinicians miss approximately half of patients’ symptoms during cancer treatment. As a result, patients can suffer due to poor symptom control, treatments may be delayed or missed, and preventable emergency room visits and...