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

Aug. 8, 2018 18:55 UTC

Focusing on future perspectives from leaders in oncology value-based care

CRANBURY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The American Journal of Managed Care®the leading peer-reviewed journal dedicated to issues in managed care, will host a regional Institute for Value-Based Medicine meeting on future perspectives on oncology value-based care. The meeting will take place Thursday, September 27, from 5:30 to 9 p.m. at the Sofitel New York in New York City.

“This live, interactive meeting is an amazing opportunity for healthcare professionals to learn from leaders in the area of oncology-focused value-based care,” said Jeff Prescott, PharmD, senior vice president of Managed Markets. “We look forward to navigating the value-based transformations impacting oncology care delivery.”

This meeting features a robust and engaging agenda. Attendees will gain insight through case studies and best practices in implementing value-based payment models in oncology practices. Additionally, featured speakers will discuss how they are transitioning from volume-based to value-based oncology care. Panelists will also be able to address audience questions during the event. Speakers include:

  • Lani Alison, RN, vice president of clinical affairs, Regional Cancer Care Associates
  • Allen Karp, executive vice president healthcare management and transformation, Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Andrew Pecora, MD, FACP, CPE, chief innovation officer, professor and vice president of cancer services, John Theurer Cancer Center, Hackensack Meridian Health

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

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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 Dr. Jeff Prescott at (609) 716-7777, ext. 331.



AJMC® Media Contacts:
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Source: The American Journal of Managed Care

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