TITLE

Integrated Care Models Are the Future of Oncology

AUTHOR(S)
Knight, David
PUB. DATE
December 2016
SOURCE
American Health & Drug Benefits;2016Specialissue, Vol. 9, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the views of Michael Kolodziej, national medical director at Flatiron Health, on integration of oncology into accountable care organizations (ACOs) as discussed at the Sixth Annual Conference of the Association for Value-Based Cancer Care. It mentions increased costs in cancer care as a result of the cost of chemotherapy, poor end-of-life care and unnecessary hospitalizations and emergency department visits.
ACCESSION #
120830886

 

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