Patient Relationship Management

Getting Prepared to Thrive in MIPS

The shift to the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) is underway and like everyone involved in the delivery of cancer care, our team here at Navigating Cancer is digging into the new payment system to identify ways we can help providers continue to improve the...

A Cancer Patient’s Roadmap

Being diagnosed with cancer is a stressful experience, to say the least. In addition to understanding the diagnosis, reviewing treatment options, and unpacking the financial ramifications - just keeping track of everything can be a lot to deal with. It may seem...

Make patient-reported outcomes meaningful with PRM

Fierce Healthcare recently reported on a study that compared the information patients were including on paper questionnaires to what was actually recorded in the EMR. It probably comes as no surprise that the study found that frequently what was reported by the...

Health Tracker: Managing Your Highest Risk Patients

Remote Monitoring and Patient Reported Outcomes As many cancer care providers recognize, one thing that could be vastly improved in the current care model is understanding what chemotherapy patients are experiencing between clinic visits. Knowing if the patient is...

Worried About MACRA? Focus on Patient Engagement.

It’s no secret that the cost of healthcare is increasing at an unsustainable rate and it has been for a long time. As CMS and other payers struggle to shift incentives and identify ways to lower costs, they have introduced new programs aimed at achieving those goals....

Navigating the New Healthcare Landscape

One of Navigating Cancer's key clinical partners, Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders, has worked hard to stay at the forefront of oncology care. Oncology Times recently published an article by CEO Barry Russo where he describes the decade-long journey navigating...

The Realities of Qualifying for OCM Performance Payment

If you are a practice participating in OCM or want to prepare your practice for the inevitable industry-wide shift to value-based reimbursement, it’s time to re-evaluate your technology infrastructure. Your EMR may be enough to get you into the race, but only PRM can...

Navigating Cancer Unveils Patient Relationship Management Platform

SEATTLE, Sept. 15, 2016 - Navigating Cancer today announced a groundbreaking new software platform today that enables oncology providers to deliver patient-centered care at scale. The platform is called Navigating Care, and with functionality that goes far beyond that...

Are you ready for the Oncology Care Model?

The Oncology Care Model (OCM), set to start later this year, will transform cancer care for patients undergoing chemotherapy. To many cancer centers, more than a few OCM quality measures will be completely novel. To provide an easier way for providers to implement OCM...

Executive Report: Minimizing Hospitalizations for Cancer Patients

Healthcare costs are at an all-time high. The total annual cost of cancer care in the U.S. is projected to reach $175 billion by 2020, if our current trajectory holds. As cancer care becomes value-based, providers are faced with the challenge of transforming clinic...

An Update from Navigating Cancer

Easier Access To All Of  Your Information I'm sure you've noticed a big change to the Navigating Cancer Beta Site. There's a totally new way to navigate the site. Previously, your personal information on Navigating Cancer was accessible in two places - the Share menu...

Introducing Navigating Cancer

What is Navigating Cancer? Navigating Cancer, Inc is a new venture founded by medical and technology veterans. The mission of the service is to empower cancer patients and their loved ones to better manage and navigate their way through the cancer journey. The site...