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Oncology treatments: Three areas to watchWhile targeted cancer therapies make up a big part of the pipeline, there are three areas that oncology experts want you to keep on your radar.
Health plans explore psychosocial support services to improve outcomesPatients who lack resources likely won’t have improved health outcomes even with interventions. Some plans are exploring how to address the problem.
Value-based payment update: Where we are and who is most successfulWhile these types of programs have been in place for several years, it can be difficult to gauge who is using them and how, and whether they are achieving their intended goal.
Top tech advancements improving breast cancer screeningEarly detection of breast cancer continues to be the best way to save lives and decrease healthcare costs over time, and new technology could help.
Four ways genetic testing is changing cancer careJust as cancer takes many forms, so does genetic testing. Here’s what you need to know.
Ten ways multiple myeloma treatment is changingAs multiple myeloma treatment improvements continue, it’s important for managed care executives to get out in front of these 10 changes on the horizon.
Top 11 pieces of advice for young healthcare executivesWe asked successful healthcare industry leaders to share their top tips for young executives. Here’s what they said.
Controversy heats up over pharmacy benefit manager DIR feesPBMs make the argument for DIR fees after a litany of complaints from industry stakeholders.
Five approaches to effective cancer care managementManaging the care for members with cancer is unlike managing care for other chronic diseases. Here’s five ways to better care for cancer patients.
Five questions for CVS Health’s Troyen A. Brennan, MD, MPHCVS Health’s Troyen A. Brennan, MD, MPH, brings attention to a unique specialty pharmacy model and value-based contracting.