Cancer Center Profile

New Mexico Oncology Medical Home

October 2014, Vol 5 , No 8 - Cancer Center Profile

Cancer care has been undergoing transformation in recent years. The oncology medical home is one model that has shown improved outcomes and patient satisfaction. What are the characteristics of the oncology medical home and how is it different from other cancer centers in the United States? Value-Based Cancer Care (VBCC) discussed these questions with Barbara L. McAneny, MD, CEO, New Mexico Oncology Hematology Consultants, who established the New Mexico Cancer Center’s Oncology Medical Home as part of the COME HOME award from the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation. [ Read More ]

Meridian Cancer Care’s Multidisciplinary Approach to Patient Care

Mark J. Krasna, MD

June 2013, Vol 4, No 5 - Cancer Center Profile

Corporate Medical Director of Oncology, Meridian Cancer Care, NJ

From the beginning, decisions about cancer treatment can be overwhelming. To help patients get back to the life and the people they love, Meridian Cancer Care offers every medical advantage. Medical collaboration is critical in the treatment of cancer. At Meridian Health, surgeons, medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, and other specialists work together to provide the best treatment plan for patients with cancer.

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