Translating Evidence-Based Research into Value-Based Decisions in Oncology

Published Online: Tuesday, November 20, 2012
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At a meeting hosted by the American Journal of Managed Care, key figures in the managed care industry discussed innovative payment models being utilized by payers and providers.
On Friday, November 16, 2012, the American Journal of Managed Care hosted its first annual live meeting, “Translating Evidence-Based Research into Value-Based Decisions in Oncology.” The meeting, which brought together stakeholders from all sides of the managed care industry, provided an arena for health care professionals to discuss new, innovative payment models being utilized by both payers and providers.
To view highlights from the meeting, click here.

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