The American Journal of Managed Care® Announces Its Latest Institute for Value-Based Medicine® Meeting


CRANBURY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The American Journal of Managed Care® (AJMC®), the leading peer-reviewed journal dedicated to issues in managed care, will host a regional Institute for Value-Based Medicine® meeting on advancing quality in oncology care. The meeting will take place Wednesday, Nov. 7, from 5:30-9 p.m. at the Hilton Seattle in Washington.

“This live interactive meeting is an amazing opportunity for healthcare professionals to learn from some of the top experts in oncology-focused value-based care,” said Gil Hernandez, director of sales of managed markets at MJH Associates, parent company of AJMC® and the Institute for Value-Based Medicine®. “We look forward to educating attendees on the value-based transformations impacting oncology today.”

This meeting will feature a diverse and highly educational agenda. Attendees will receive insights and hear case studies on implementing value-based payment models in their oncology practices; learn about "best practices" in care management, pharmacy management, and practice transformation in our new healthcare landscape; gain practical guidance on use of clinical pathways, patient management, and data reporting under new quality requirements; and be able to engage and interact with leaders who are driving quality initiatives in oncology.

Speakers include:

  • Sibel Blau, MD, medical oncologist, Northwest Medical Specialties, PLLC
  • Lili Brillstein, MPH, director of episodes of care, Market Innovations, Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Tom Gallo, MS, executive director, Virginia Cancer Institute
  • Ray O. Page, DO, PhD, medical oncologist, The Center for Cancers and Blood Disorders

The Institute for Value-Based Medicine is an informative regional series that focuses on multi-stakeholder perspectives from oncologists, payers, and practice executives. With a goal to discuss pressing topics, such as the implications of value-based medicine on clinical practice, best practices in implementing the Oncology Care Model, and the integration of oncology clinical and financial-management perspectives with evolving value-based medicine, the program features leading experts from the field of managed care to enhance audience knowledge.

For additional information and to register, please visit

About The American Journal of Managed Care®:

The American Journal of Managed Care® (AJMC®) is a peer-reviewed, MEDLINE-indexed journal that keeps readers on the forefront of health policy by publishing research relevant to industry decision makers as they work to promote the efficient delivery of high-quality care. is the essential website for managed care professionals, distributing industry updates daily to leading stakeholders. Other titles in the AJMC® family include The American Journal of Accountable Care®, and two evidence-based series, Evidence-Based Oncology and Evidence-Based Diabetes Management. These comprehensive offerings bring together stakeholder views from payers, providers, policymakers and other industry leaders in managed care. To order reprints of articles appearing in AJMC® publications, please contact Gil Hernandez at 609-716-7777, ext. 139.



AJMC® Media:
Alexandra Ventura, 609-716-7777, ext. 121
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Source: The American Journal of Managed Care

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