Bruce Pyenson, FSA, MAAA

Principal & Healthcare Consultant
Milliman, Inc
New York, NY

Authored Items

ASCO’s Net Health Benefit: A Palliative Care Regimen Scores Higher than Active Treatment

August 2015, Vol 6, No 7 - VBCC Perspectives

Medicare’s Oncology Care Model (OCM) proposes a partial shift in financial risk from Medicare to oncologists. This incentivizes oncologists to use higher-­value, lower-cost services. Information such as the recently released American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) framework to assess new cancer treatment options will likely garner keen interest among providers participating in the OCM or similar programs, to the benefit of providers, payers, and patients. [ Read More ]