Does it cost more to have chemotherapy in a hospital clinic? A new study in The American Journal of Managed Care® (AJMC®) that compares Medicare costs for chemotherapy drug and administration in different settings says no, once one adjusts for cancer type.
Physicians’ Education Resource®, LLC (PER®), announces the 2018 New York Advanced Practice Collaborative to be held on September 15, 2018, at the Westin New York Grand Central in New York City. The conference will be co-chaired by Lawrence Herman, MPA, PA-C, DFAAPA, adjunct professor and associate program director, Physician Assistant Studies, School of Medicine, University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, Texas; and Wendy L. Wright, MS, ANP-BC, FNP-BC, FAANP, FAAN, FNAP, adult/family nurse practitioner and owner, Wright & Associates Family Healthcare, Concord and Amherst, New Hampshire.
Contagion®, the nation’s leading digital and print publication that provides practitioners and specialists working in the infectious disease field with disease-specific information, is reporting continuous coverage of the national outbreak on hepatitis A on its Outbreak Monitor.
Physicians’ Education Resource® (PER®), the leading resource for oncology and hematology continuing medical education (CME), will the host the 17th Annual International Congress on the Future of Breast Cancer® East on July 27-28 at the InterContinental New York Times Square in New York City. The program will be chaired by Joyce O’Shaughnessy, M.D., Celebrating Women Chair in Breast Cancer Research, Baylor Charles A. Sammons Cancer Center, Texas Oncology, and co-chair, breast cancer research program, The US Oncology Network.