CORDATA BLOG

Care Coordination for the Oncology Survivorship Patient: A New Focus

October 21, 2019 at 4:28 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: survivorship, care coordination

Care Coordination is NOT a Synonym for Discharge Planning

September 25, 2019 at 3:31 PM

Posted by Stefani Daniels, MSNA, RN, ACM, CMAC Founder and Managing Partner Phoenix Medical Management, Inc.

Topics: care coordination, discharge planning

Better Care Coordination is a National Priority

June 26, 2019 at 4:01 PM

Posted by Excerpt from Outside Publication

Costs of Readmissions are Up:  Have You Done Your Service Line Math?

June 24, 2019 at 6:13 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Guest Blog: Still Using Fax Machines And Sitting On Hold When Scheduling Outbound Referrals For Patients? It Can Be A Nightmare - But It Does Not Have To Be

April 1, 2019 at 10:07 AM

Posted by Guest Blogger

SDoH Can Derail Your Carefully Constructed Care Plans

January 10, 2019 at 9:52 AM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

The 71%: Is Your Cardiovascular Continuum Flatlining?

September 12, 2018 at 2:18 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: care coordination, cardiovascular continuum

Sorry….Wrong Number!

July 26, 2018 at 9:34 AM

Posted by Gary Winzenread

Topics: Financial Incentives, care coordination

The 71%: Gaining control of the care for your most expensive cancer patients

June 25, 2018 at 4:05 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: care coordination

Care Coordination Roundtable Recap

April 6, 2018 at 8:41 AM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: CoC, case management, care coordination, patient advocacy

Social Determinants of Health Are Waving Their Hands in the Air Begging to Be Noticed

March 16, 2018 at 10:26 AM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Barriers to Care

Care Coordination: 2017 in Review

January 9, 2018 at 2:02 PM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: Navigation & Care Coordination, Value-Based Care, MACRA

Alzheimer’s Care Management Modeled After Oncology

December 7, 2017 at 7:30 AM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: oncology, Navigation & Care Coordination

More Evidence of the Power of Nurse Navigation

December 5, 2017 at 10:38 AM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Navigation & Care Coordination

The Expanding World for Care Coordination and Nurse Navigation

November 20, 2017 at 2:45 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Navigation & Care Coordination

Patient Financial Toxicity Webinar Attendee Questions and Answers

November 17, 2017 at 1:55 PM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: Financial Toxicity

The Stats Don’t Lie – So Why Aren’t More Providers on Board with Navigation?

November 10, 2017 at 12:20 PM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: Navigation & Care Coordination, Patient Engagement, Patient Outcomes

Transitional Care May Be the Brass Ring in Lowering Cost of Care

November 7, 2017 at 3:01 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Navigation & Care Coordination, Patient Outcomes, Transitional Care

How Oncology Patients Can Navigate Financial Toxicity

November 6, 2017 at 9:57 AM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: oncology, Financial Toxicity

Cancer and Depression: Managing a Common Comorbidity

September 19, 2017 at 1:59 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Cancer Management

What Oncology Bundled Payments Will Look Like

September 12, 2017 at 1:00 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: oncology, Bundled Payments

Care Coordination Quality Measures: A List of NQF Endorsements

August 25, 2017 at 7:25 AM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Navigation & Care Coordination, Patient Outcomes

To Better Serve Patients With Cancer, Navigators Need Better Systems

August 23, 2017 at 10:29 AM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: outcomes data, Navigation & Care Coordination, Patient Outcomes

Five Trends Affecting Cancer Care

August 22, 2017 at 11:35 AM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: reimbursement, Cancer Management, Navigation & Care Coordination, Patient Engagement, Value-Based Care

Pivotal Distress Screening Adherence is a Key Cost Container

August 3, 2017 at 10:15 AM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: CoC, operational metrics, Cancer Management, Screening, Patient Outcomes

New CMS Initiative Aims to Boost Coordination

July 19, 2017 at 3:21 PM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: Navigation & Care Coordination, Chronic Care, Value-Based Care, CMS, Patient Outcomes

Patients Who Self-Report Symptoms Live Longer

June 20, 2017 at 10:27 AM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: patient satisfaction, oncology, Cancer Management, Navigation & Care Coordination, Patient Engagement, Patient Outcomes

Survivorship Can Be Harder than Treatment -  Honoring Survivors Throughout Their Lives

June 4, 2017 at 8:00 AM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: Cancer Management

A Quick Overview of Value-Based Care and Payment Models in Cancer Care

May 9, 2017 at 3:24 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Cancer Management, Navigation & Care Coordination, Payment Models, Value-Based Care, MACRA

Survey: Quality Coordination Begins with Primary Care

April 27, 2017 at 12:17 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Navigation & Care Coordination

What is Specialty Care Coordination? And Why Is It Important to the C-Suite?

April 19, 2017 at 11:43 AM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: ROI, Navigation & Care Coordination, Value-Based Care, Patient Outcomes

Patient Engagement Tools: Overcoming Barriers & Improving Outcomes

April 14, 2017 at 3:06 PM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: Navigation & Care Coordination, Technology, Patient Engagement

Oncology Medical Home Accreditation Update: Two Years In

April 10, 2017 at 9:45 AM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: CoC, OMH

Why Care Coordination is Crucial for Spinal Care

April 3, 2017 at 12:31 PM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: Spine, Navigation & Care Coordination

Oncology Quality Measures: Implement the Right Cancer Dashboard

March 21, 2017 at 6:10 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: oncology, Reporting/Analytics, Certification & Accreditation

MIPS & APM: Common Concerns and Requirements

March 13, 2017 at 1:53 PM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: Value-Based Care, MACRA

The Importance of Personalizing Patient Engagement

February 15, 2017 at 7:30 AM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: Navigation & Care Coordination, Patient Engagement

Still Thinking Oncology Care Coordination Is Too Expensive - Think Again

February 6, 2017 at 4:24 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: ROI, Cancer Management, Navigation & Care Coordination

Care Coordination Value Proposition in Action: The Tale of One Provider

January 25, 2017 at 9:57 AM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Navigation & Care Coordination, Population Health, Value-Based Care

How to Succeed with Bundled Payments

January 23, 2017 at 3:16 PM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: outcomes data, Navigation & Care Coordination, Bundled Payments

Bundled Payments: Are Payers and Physicians Ready?

January 16, 2017 at 7:30 AM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: Patient Engagement, Bundled Payments, Financial Incentives

A Look Back at the Top Stories of 2016

December 27, 2016 at 1:09 PM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: Navigation & Care Coordination, Patient Engagement

Care Coordination is On Many Providers' Christmas Wish Lists

December 23, 2016 at 12:09 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Navigation & Care Coordination, Barriers to Care, Value-Based Care, Healthcare Providers

Survey: Majority of Seniors Lack Proper Care Coordination

December 21, 2016 at 9:51 AM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Navigation & Care Coordination, Patient Engagement, Chronic Care

A Cancer Caregiver’s Perspective - "I'm Sorry"

December 7, 2016 at 3:20 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: oncology, Navigation & Care Coordination

Cerner CEO Urges Focus on Patient Engagement

December 6, 2016 at 11:05 AM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: Navigation & Care Coordination, Patient Engagement

Recent Study Highlights Benefits of Nurse Navigation for Overcoming Barriers to Treatment

November 28, 2016 at 1:12 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Navigation & Care Coordination, Barriers to Care

Four Things We’re Thankful For

November 22, 2016 at 1:00 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Navigation & Care Coordination

Nurse Navigators Speak to the Value of their Position

November 17, 2016 at 1:47 PM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: Navigation & Care Coordination

How Trinitas Regional Medical Center Puts Care Coordination Principles into Action

November 2, 2016 at 9:52 AM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: oncology, Navigation & Care Coordination, Patient Engagement

Thank you for being a Cancer Difference Maker!

October 31, 2016 at 10:14 AM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: survivorship, oncology, Navigation & Care Coordination, Innovation

The Care Coordination Value Proposition

October 24, 2016 at 10:06 AM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: ROI, health IT, Navigation & Care Coordination, Patient Engagement, Chronic Care

The CDC Cancer Screening Cheat Sheet For Patients

October 20, 2016 at 1:42 PM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: oncology, patient education

Lung Cancer Screening - Incidental Findings and Organized Screening Questions and Answers

October 17, 2016 at 2:45 PM

Posted by Kim Parham

Topics: Screening

Nurse Navigators as the “Air Traffic Controllers of Healthcare”

October 12, 2016 at 4:05 PM

Posted by Gary Winzenread

Topics: Spine, patient tracking, Navigation & Care Coordination, Patient Intake

ASCO Publishes New Guidelines on Chronic Pain Management for Survivors

October 11, 2016 at 8:00 AM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: survivorship, oncology, pain management

Where and How Healthcare Innovation Happens Now

October 6, 2016 at 1:39 PM

Posted by Gary Winzenread

Topics: health IT, patient satisfaction, Navigation & Care Coordination, Innovation

Cordata Salutes Cancer Difference Makers

October 1, 2016 at 8:30 AM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: oncology, Cancer Difference Makers

Studies Link Cancer Patients' Survival Time to Insurance Status

September 26, 2016 at 10:03 AM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: survivorship, oncology, Cancer Management, Navigation & Care Coordination, Health Insurance

New Study Highlights Contributing Factors to Poor Care Coordination

September 21, 2016 at 1:59 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: oncology, Navigation & Care Coordination, Treatment Plans, Patient Engagement

Innovation in Healthcare: Both the Right Technologies and Right Attitude Are Required

September 19, 2016 at 12:52 PM

Posted by Gary Winzenread

Topics: Technology, Patient Engagement, EMR

Increasing Specialty Physician Practice Income with Care Coordination: The Math is Compelling

September 1, 2016 at 1:49 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: reimbursement, Navigation & Care Coordination, Chronic Care, CMS

Congratulations to St. Mary Medical Center for Making Becker’s List of Top 100 Hospitals

August 30, 2016 at 4:13 PM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: client spotlight, oncology, Navigation & Care Coordination

Health Care Providers are Teaming Up with Lyft, Uber to Help Patients Make Their Appointments

August 29, 2016 at 1:24 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Navigation & Care Coordination, Chronic Care

Interoperability: A Huge Hurdle for EHRs & Care Coordination

August 22, 2016 at 11:02 AM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: EHRs, Navigation & Care Coordination

Healthcare Technology and the Human Factor: Cordata CEO on c2b Solutions Blog

August 16, 2016 at 1:37 PM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: Navigation & Care Coordination, Technology, Patient Engagement

The Cancer Experience Registry®: An Exciting New Resource for the Cancer Community

August 16, 2016 at 1:19 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: oncology, patient education, Cancer Management

The Silver Tsunami of Cancer Survivors

August 8, 2016 at 12:43 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: survivorship, Cancer Management, Navigation & Care Coordination, Patient Engagement

Bundled Payment or Capitation? Care Coordination is Essential to Both

August 8, 2016 at 11:33 AM

Posted by Gary Winzenread

Topics: ROI, Navigation & Care Coordination, Value-Based Care

Advancing Beyond Patient Engagement to Behavior Change

July 13, 2016 at 1:40 PM

Posted by Brent Walker

Topics: outcomes data, Navigation & Care Coordination, Barriers to Care, Patient Engagement, Value-Based Care

Three Reasons to Be Excited About Journey Connections

July 12, 2016 at 1:22 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: patient satisfaction, oncology, Navigation & Care Coordination, Barriers to Care, Patient Engagement

The Oncology Care Model & the Cancer Tsunami

July 7, 2016 at 12:22 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: oncology, reimbursement, Navigation & Care Coordination, Value-Based Care, CMS

Care Coordination and the New Colorectal Cancer Screenings

July 6, 2016 at 6:28 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: oncology, Cancer Management, Screening, Navigation & Care Coordination

Healthcare Survey Finds Gaps in Information Sharing

June 27, 2016 at 12:15 PM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: EHRs, oncology, Navigation & Care Coordination, Barriers to Care, Chronic Care, EMR

NIH Expert Panel Convenes to Kickoff Initiative on Rehab in Cancer Care

June 15, 2016 at 1:03 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: oncology, Navigation & Care Coordination, NIH

Cordata Featured in Cincinnati Business Courier

June 8, 2016 at 4:39 PM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: ROI, CEO, Patient Engagement, Chronic Care

The Most Dangerous Communications Problem for Hospitals?

June 1, 2016 at 5:17 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: patient tracking, outcomes data, Navigation & Care Coordination

Five Exciting Things About the Cordata-PatientBond Partnership

May 24, 2016 at 8:00 AM

Posted by Gary Winzenread

Topics: Navigation & Care Coordination, Barriers to Care, Patient Engagement, Exception Management, PatientBond

Care Coordination Is Not Treatment or Diagnostics (Part 2): Patient Filtering and Spine Surgeon Productivity

May 23, 2016 at 11:57 AM

Posted by Gary Winzenread

Topics: health IT, Spine, Navigation & Care Coordination, Patient Intake, Referrals

Care Coordination Is Not Treatment or Diagnostics (Part 1)

May 11, 2016 at 6:56 PM

Posted by Gary Winzenread

Topics: health IT, Spine, Navigation & Care Coordination, Patient Intake, Referrals

GI Oncology Navigation Delivers Results

May 10, 2016 at 1:32 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: ROI, oncology, outcomes data, Navigation & Care Coordination

Can care coordination improve spine surgical conversion rates?

May 9, 2016 at 2:28 PM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: ROI, Cordata Spine, Navigation & Care Coordination, Barriers to Care, Patient Intake

Navigating the Geriatric Cancer Patient

April 20, 2016 at 10:31 AM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Cancer Management, Navigation & Care Coordination, Geriatrics

What you need to know about EMRs and Care Coordination

April 4, 2016 at 3:50 PM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: EHRs, health IT, Meaningful Use, Navigation & Care Coordination, Value-Based Care, EMR

CIOs Who Get It: Clinical Input and Patient Focus Must Guide IT Decisions

April 4, 2016 at 7:00 AM

Posted by Gary Winzenread

Topics: ROI, EHRs, health IT, outcomes data, electronic medical record

The Oncology Care Model: Why Care Coordination is Essential

March 18, 2016 at 12:17 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: EHRs, oncology, Navigation & Care Coordination, Payment Models

Precision Medicine and Care Coordination

March 8, 2016 at 6:19 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: health IT, Navigation & Care Coordination, Treatment Plans, Chronic Care, FHIR

General Care Coordination in Oncology: Is Your CoC Accreditation at Risk?

March 2, 2016 at 6:30 AM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: EHRs, health IT, CoC, oncology, Meaningful Use, Navigation & Care Coordination, Certification & Accreditation, Barriers to Care

What’s In a Name: General, Inpatient Care Coordination vs. Outpatient, Specialty Care Coordination

February 29, 2016 at 1:32 PM

Posted by Gary Winzenread

Topics: outcomes data, Meaningful Use, Navigation & Care Coordination, Patient Engagement, Value-Based Care

The Oncology Medical Home is Here: 8 Tips for Achieving Accreditation

February 18, 2016 at 7:00 AM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: CoC, outcomes data, Navigation & Care Coordination, Certification & Accreditation

A Bridge to the Human Side of Healthcare: My Father Needs Care Coordination

February 16, 2016 at 6:30 AM

Posted by Gary Winzenread

Topics: patient education, Navigation & Care Coordination, Barriers to Care, Treatment Plans

Five Megatrends Driving the Adoption of Care Coordination

February 5, 2016 at 6:30 AM

Posted by Gary Winzenread

Topics: ROI, EHRs, health IT, Navigation & Care Coordination, Barriers to Care, Healthcare, Patient Engagement, Population Health

Cordata Clients Receive Healthgrades’ Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence™

January 29, 2016 at 6:30 AM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: Cordata Health, Awards, Healthgrade, Hospital

Care Coordination for Bariatrics: On the Agenda of the Second Annual National Obesity Summit

January 27, 2016 at 6:30 AM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Navigation & Care Coordination, Bariatric, pediatric oncology, ASMBS, Geriatrics, behavioral health

Tift Regional Earns Special Accreditations for Its Oncology Center and Breast Health Programs

January 25, 2016 at 11:37 AM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: Cordata Health, oncology, Certification & Accreditation, Tift Regional

Care Coordination Plus: Increasing the Value with Technology and Treatment Plans

January 15, 2016 at 6:00 AM

Posted by Gary Winzenread

Topics: ROI, health IT, Navigation & Care Coordination, Technology, Treatment Plans, ACE 2016

How to Protect Healthcare Data the Right Way: Lessons Learned from a HIPAA Audit

January 13, 2016 at 6:00 AM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: health IT, Cordata Health, CEO, Certification & Accreditation, Healthcare, Compliance, HIPAA

2015 Was the Year Research Finally Demonstrated Benefits of Oncology Care Coordination

January 5, 2016 at 10:30 AM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: ACE 2016

Commission on Cancer Oncology Medical Home Components, Are You Planning Now?

December 17, 2015 at 9:30 AM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

ACS and ASCO Jointly Publish Breast Cancer Survivorship Guideline for Primary Physicians

December 15, 2015 at 12:48 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Is Telemedicine Better for Delivering Bad News?

December 12, 2015 at 9:30 AM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

What the Heck is a Strategic System of Care Anyway?

December 10, 2015 at 12:00 PM

Posted by Gary Winzenread

They Finally Asked Nurses About Care Coordination...Here is What They Said

December 8, 2015 at 10:30 AM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Counseling Extends Life of Patients with A Recurrence...and So Much More

December 5, 2015 at 10:30 AM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Care Coordination as Enterprise System: A Truly EPIC Opportunity

December 3, 2015 at 12:08 PM

Posted by Gary Winzenread

Navigation Reminders for Physical Activity

November 30, 2015 at 11:00 AM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Men and Screening: The Numbers Are Low

November 25, 2015 at 10:30 AM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

What Is the Plan for All the New Molecular Cancer Data?

November 23, 2015 at 1:26 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Patient Navigation Finally Gets Some More Real Data

November 19, 2015 at 11:06 AM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

If Care Coordination Were a Drug …

November 16, 2015 at 9:30 AM

Posted by Gary Winzenread

Patient Navigators on Care Teams Shorten Hospital Stays

November 13, 2015 at 1:36 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Mammogram Guidelines Updated by ACS

October 28, 2015 at 12:52 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

What We Heard at AONN 2015

October 23, 2015 at 10:44 AM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Revolution vs. Evolution in Healthcare: Finances, Care Settings and Technology

October 20, 2015 at 3:48 PM

Posted by Gary Winzenread

EMRs and Care Coordination: Square Peg vs. Round Hole?

October 13, 2015 at 4:39 PM

Posted by Gary Winzenread

NCCN to Unveil Oncology Value Tool Oct 16

October 8, 2015 at 11:41 AM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Cancer Management, Industry News

PCPs and Their Role in the Pending Cancer Patient "Tsunami"

October 7, 2015 at 4:00 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Cancer Management, Tips & Tricks, Navigation & Care Coordination, Barriers to Care

Care Coordination and EMRs: What’s the Mission?

October 2, 2015 at 1:38 PM

Posted by Gary Winzenread

Care Coordination and Increased Patient Loyalty

September 29, 2015 at 10:03 AM

Posted by Cordata Health

Better Quality Care at Lower Cost

September 25, 2015 at 9:19 AM

Posted by Cordata Health

Should All Patients Go Through Tumor Board?

September 24, 2015 at 10:45 AM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: CoC

September is Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month

September 18, 2015 at 2:35 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Tips & Tricks, Screening, Algorithms, Industry News

New NCCN Tool for Cost-Benefit Analysis

September 17, 2015 at 3:48 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Cancer Management, Industry News

Happy Birthday Medicare!

September 16, 2015 at 3:42 PM

Posted by MacKenzie Curt

Topics: Navigation & Care Coordination

Key National Oncology Payer Initiatives to Watch

September 8, 2015 at 2:50 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: reimbursement, billing, Navigation & Care Coordination

Getting Reimbursed for "Care Coordination" Activities

September 4, 2015 at 10:48 AM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: reimbursement, billing, Accountable Care, Navigation & Care Coordination

Should Patients Manage Doctors? Getting to the “Right Care at the Right Time”

September 2, 2015 at 2:35 PM

Posted by MacKenzie Curt

Topics: Industry News, Navigation & Care Coordination

Health care barriers contribute to delays in follow-up screening for women

August 21, 2015 at 8:24 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Screening, Barriers to Care

Preoperative Care Coordination for Lung Cancer Patients

August 20, 2015 at 9:46 AM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: survivorship, Reporting/Analytics, Industry News

Comorbid Conditions

August 19, 2015 at 12:30 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Tips & Tricks

Care Coordination and Hospice in 2016

August 11, 2015 at 4:00 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Industry News, Navigation & Care Coordination

Planning for the "Tsunami" of Cancer Patients

August 5, 2015 at 3:30 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Navigation & Care Coordination, Barriers to Care

Lung Screening Eligibility...Will it Stay "as is" or Receive a Facelift

July 28, 2015 at 4:30 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Cancer Management, Screening, Industry News, Certification & Accreditation

Has Navigation Grown Up to be Care Coordination?

July 28, 2015 at 1:00 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Accountable Care, Navigation & Care Coordination

Oncology Navigation Grant Spotlight

July 14, 2015 at 5:30 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: ROI, Grant Funding, Navigation & Care Coordination

Increased Use of Charlson Scores in Oncology

July 9, 2015 at 10:00 AM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Cancer Management, Certification & Accreditation

Oncology Practices: The Oncology Care Model and Online Specialty Care Management

July 8, 2015 at 10:00 AM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Industry News, Navigation & Care Coordination, Certification & Accreditation

Malignant Path by Date Now Includes Pathway Column

June 10, 2015 at 11:00 AM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Tips & Tricks

NCI-Designated Cancer Programs No Longer Exempt from CoC Standard 2.4 Palliative Care

June 8, 2015 at 3:20 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Tips & Tricks, Industry News, Certification & Accreditation

Can You Teach An Old EMR New Tricks?

June 5, 2015 at 5:12 PM

Posted by Laura Venerable

Topics: electronic medical record, Reporting/Analytics, Meaningful Use

Dramatic Cost Savings in Recent UAB Study on Lay Navigation

June 4, 2015 at 3:00 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Industry News, Navigation & Care Coordination, ACE 2016

All the Buzz About ACOs is Really a Case for Expanded Care Coordination

June 4, 2015 at 9:57 AM

Posted by Gary Winzenread

Topics: Accountable Care, Navigation & Care Coordination

Your Commission on Cancer Accreditation and Cordata Oncology

June 4, 2015 at 8:17 AM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: survivorship, outcomes data, Industry News, Certification & Accreditation

U.S. Melanoma Rate Is Now Double What It Was 30 Years Ago

June 3, 2015 at 2:57 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Tips & Tricks, Industry News

Improving Healthcare Technology: How to Get Beyond “Bad Tech”

June 2, 2015 at 10:39 AM

Posted by Tom Hammergren

Topics: financial data, EHRs, outcomes data, electronic medical record, Navigation & Care Coordination

Value-Based Cancer Care: It is on the radar yet?

May 15, 2015 at 1:30 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Cancer Management, Accountable Care

What cancer care will look like in 2030...

May 8, 2015 at 2:47 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Cancer Management

Have you thanked a nurse today?

May 6, 2015 at 8:00 AM

Posted by Laura Venerable

Topics: Navigation & Care Coordination

Chronic Care Management and Oncology: How Do I Get Started?

May 5, 2015 at 4:57 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: EHRs, oncology, billing, Cancer Management, Navigation & Care Coordination

Deciding on Navigators: Volume Alone Does Not Project Need

April 29, 2015 at 3:42 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Navigation & Care Coordination

Cordata Clients and Their Partner Physician Practices: Participating in the Oncology Care Model?

April 28, 2015 at 3:26 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: oncology, outcomes data

50% Increase in Breast Cancers by 2030

April 28, 2015 at 9:30 AM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: EHRs, breast cancer, Screening

Providing and Billing Medicare for Chronic Care Management in your Cancer Center Webinar Questions

April 24, 2015 at 2:16 PM

Posted by Kristen Hammergren

Topics: outcomes data, Cordata Events

USPSTF (Somewhat) Clarifies Mammography Screening Guidelines

April 22, 2015 at 2:18 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: breast cancer, Screening, Industry News

Distress Screening Before Surgery: Effects On Lung Surgery Outcomes

April 20, 2015 at 12:30 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: survivorship, Screening

Distress Screening: Inpatient and Outpatient, Cordata Makes it Easy With Online Access Bedside, in the Cancer Center, via Phone, etc.

March 30, 2015 at 11:28 AM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Tips & Tricks, Screening, Certification & Accreditation

Oncology "Care Traffic Controllers" Within the Practice-Based Medical Home

March 26, 2015 at 2:30 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Navigation & Care Coordination

Cordata and Commission on Cancer Standard Adherence

March 26, 2015 at 11:00 AM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Tips & Tricks, Certification & Accreditation

Industry News: Outgoing U.S. cancer chief reflects on his record, what’s next

March 6, 2015 at 1:30 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Industry News

Radiation Therapy: Appropriateness Guidelines Updated

March 6, 2015 at 1:00 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Industry News

Screening is Getting More Complicated for Breast Cancer

February 23, 2015 at 9:58 AM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: breast cancer, Tips & Tricks, Screening

CMS' Oncology Care Model Reinforces NCCN Guidelines as Best Practice

February 19, 2015 at 1:00 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: oncology, outcomes data, Clinical Trials

Are you being reimbursed for the work of your navigator staff in their management of the complex oncology patient?

February 17, 2015 at 10:29 AM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: reimbursement, billing, Navigation & Care Coordination

National Coverage Determination (NCD) For Screening For Lung Cancer With Low Dose Computed Tomography (LDCT)

February 6, 2015 at 11:48 AM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: outcomes data, Screening

Is it the Whole World or Just Your World

February 4, 2015 at 9:00 AM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Cancer Management, Navigation & Care Coordination

What We Are Learning At ACE: Day 1

January 26, 2015 at 11:27 AM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: survivorship, Clinical Trials, Cordata Events

Cordata Is Heading to ACE

January 23, 2015 at 4:51 PM

Posted by Kristen Hammergren

Topics: oncology

Dr. Maurice Collada's Webinar Attendee Questions and Answers

January 23, 2015 at 9:35 AM

Posted by Kristen Hammergren

Topics: spine center, Algorithms, Certification & Accreditation

Let Cordata Oncology Support Your Grant Efforts

January 14, 2015 at 2:56 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Tips & Tricks, Grant Funding

Another Reason to Use Cordata Oncology's Risk-Based Queues: Atypia Tracking

January 6, 2015 at 9:03 AM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Tips & Tricks, Screening, Certification & Accreditation

To Address Breast Cancer Globally, Three Things Are Essential

December 22, 2014 at 3:13 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: breast cancer, Tips & Tricks

The High Impact of Screening Navigation

December 17, 2014 at 2:20 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Tips & Tricks, Screening

Dr. Kevin Hughes' Webinar Attendee Questions and Answers Part 2

December 10, 2014 at 1:30 PM

Posted by Kristen Hammergren

Topics: Tips & Tricks, Cordata Events

Are you Part of a "Smart Hospital"? Or Strive to Be?

December 10, 2014 at 8:30 AM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Tips & Tricks, Smart

Dr. Kevin Hughes' Webinar Attendee Questions and Answers

December 8, 2014 at 12:01 PM

Posted by Kristen Hammergren

Topics: Tips & Tricks, Cordata Events

Wearable Devices and Oncology Patients?

December 5, 2014 at 8:30 AM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Wearable Devices, Navigation & Care Coordination

Navigation and the Financial Toxicity of Cancer Care

December 2, 2014 at 3:17 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Cancer Management, Financial Toxicity, Navigation & Care Coordination

Another Use for Cordata Oncology - Heart Screenings for Patients who were Childhood CA Survivors

November 14, 2014 at 8:30 AM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: survivorship, Tips & Tricks, Screening

Clinical Trial Participation is Low: Lung and Colorectal Cancers

November 12, 2014 at 4:02 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Tips & Tricks, Clinical Trials

Our Preview of the North American Spine Society (NASS) 29th Annual Meeting

November 10, 2014 at 5:06 PM

Posted by Kristen Hammergren

Topics: Cordata Events

The Evolving Role of the Navigator: The Nordstrom Model at Work Again?

November 7, 2014 at 10:43 AM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Accountable Care

Are You Using Our Lung Nodule Tracking To Support Your Lung Screening Program?

November 5, 2014 at 1:15 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Cancer Management, Tips & Tricks

Co-Rounding on Oncology Patients

October 30, 2014 at 2:27 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Cancer Management

Why You Should Attend The Neuroscience Business Summit

October 29, 2014 at 7:00 AM

Posted by Kristen Hammergren

The Malignant Path by Date Report: Vision Into Service Line Volume

October 16, 2014 at 2:10 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Reporting/Analytics

Are you attending the MindStream – Spine Conference in Houston this week?

October 15, 2014 at 7:30 AM

Posted by Kristen Hammergren

Automated Patient Navigation: Commission on Cancer and Other Requirements

October 13, 2014 at 2:13 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Cancer Management

Accountable Care for Oncology: Are You Going There?

October 8, 2014 at 2:15 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Accountable Care

The Next Generation of Oncology Management

October 2, 2014 at 2:16 PM

Posted by Cam McClellan Teems

Topics: Cancer Management, Reporting/Analytics

Following the Money Trail: Why Cancer Centers Need Financial Reporting

September 25, 2013 at 11:06 PM

Posted by Katrina Clement

Topics: Katrina Clement, financial data, Cordata Health, Oncology Ontrack, Reporting/Analytics, Certification & Accreditation

Three Steps to Ensure that the EHR Boom Isn’t Another Fad

September 17, 2013 at 12:05 AM

Posted by Michael Graham

Topics: Michael Graham, EHRs, health IT, software, Spine, Cordata Health, Oncology Ontrack

Which Operational Reports Does a Cancer Center Need?

September 12, 2013 at 1:47 AM

Posted by Katrina Clement

Topics: Katrina Clement, Cordata Health, operational metrics, Oncology Ontrack, Reporting/Analytics

Great Resource for Hospital Social Media ROI

August 28, 2013 at 12:15 AM

Posted by Michael Graham

Topics: Tom Rosenberger, Michael Graham, Chris Boyer, Spine, Cordata Health, Inova Spine Institute, social media, marketing

The 3 Essential Reports Your Cancer Center Needs

August 22, 2013 at 12:32 AM

Posted by Katrina Clement

Topics: Katrina Clement, Cordata Health, NQMBC, CoC, oncology, Oncology Ontrack, Reporting/Analytics, Certification & Accreditation

Blog Recommendation: Sunrise Rounds

August 15, 2013 at 12:41 AM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: blog recommendation, Cordata Health, Oncology Ontrack

Who Are Your Stakeholders?

August 5, 2013 at 1:04 AM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: spine center, Spine, Cordata Health, stakeholders

Is Your Spine Center Anti-Social?

July 24, 2013 at 1:14 AM

Posted by Thomas V. Rosenberger

Topics: Tom Rosenberger, Spine, Cordata Health, social media, marketing

Spine Case Study Challenge #2 – Capturing Ancillary Services

July 10, 2013 at 1:34 PM

Posted by Kristi Crowe

Topics: ancillary services, Spine, client spotlight, Cordata Health

Blog Recommendation: Breast Cancer Chronicles

July 7, 2013 at 1:31 AM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: blog recommendation, Cordata Health, Oncology Ontrack

How to Develop a Spine Center

June 28, 2013 at 2:04 AM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: spine center, Spine

One Big Reason Physicians Should Be Invested In Outcomes Data

June 19, 2013 at 2:18 AM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: Spine, reimbursement, outcomes data

Register for the Priority Consult Chicago Workshop

June 7, 2013 at 2:27 AM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: Spine, Cordata Spine, Cordata Health, Oncology Ontrack, Cordata Events

Why Does Cancer Center Accreditation Matter?

May 31, 2013 at 2:42 AM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: Cordata Health, Oncology Ontrack, Certification & Accreditation

What is a Spine Center – Salem Spine Center of Excellence’s Approach

May 8, 2013 at 2:48 AM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: spine center, Spine, Jane Ray, Cordata Health

What is a Spine Center?

May 1, 2013 at 3:41 AM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: spine center, Spine, Cordata Health

Client Spotlight: The Center for Spine & Brain Health at Mercy Medical Center

April 24, 2013 at 4:19 PM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: spine center, Spine, client spotlight, Cordata Health

Client Spotlight: PinnacleHealth Spine Institute

April 17, 2013 at 4:39 AM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: spine center, Spine, client spotlight, Cordata Health

Enhancement to the Priority Consult Client Relations Department

April 5, 2013 at 4:51 AM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: Spine, client relations, Cordata Health, Oncology Ontrack

Survivorship Care Plan: What is Required?

March 29, 2013 at 5:03 AM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: Institute of Medicine, survivorship, Cordata Health, oncology, Oncology Ontrack, Certification & Accreditation

What Are You Hoping to Learn at the NCBC Annual Conference Next Week?

March 22, 2013 at 5:14 AM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: Katrina Clement, survivorship, Cordata Health, oncology, Oncology Ontrack, Lauren Reilly, Cordata Events

Why Spine Centers Should Collect Outcomes Data

March 11, 2013 at 5:21 AM

Posted by Holly Groneck

Topics: Spine, Cordata Health, outcomes data, Certification & Accreditation

Can You Charge for Nurse Navigation Services?

March 1, 2013 at 5:27 PM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: ROI, Spine, Cordata Health, billing, Oncology Ontrack, Navigation & Care Coordination

Activities of a Spine Nurse Navigator

February 22, 2013 at 5:33 PM

Posted by Michael Graham

Topics: Michael Graham, Spine, Cordata Health, outcomes data, Navigation & Care Coordination

Why Interface Your Navigation Software?

February 20, 2013 at 5:45 PM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: interface, Cordata Health, NQMBC, CoC, Oncology Ontrack, Navigation & Care Coordination, Certification & Accreditation

Four Talents of a Successful Spine Service Line Manager

February 11, 2013 at 5:51 PM

Posted by Michael Gilligan

Topics: Michael Gilligan, Spine, Cordata Health, service line manager, strategy, CEO

Developing an Oncology Survivorship Care Plan Template

February 4, 2013 at 6:03 PM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: survivorship, Cordata Health, Oncology Ontrack

Spine Case Study Challenge #1 – Combining Ortho & Neuro

January 31, 2013 at 6:13 PM

Posted by PATRICK VEGA

Topics: Spine, client spotlight, Cordata Health

What to Look For in a Spine Patient Navigator

January 28, 2013 at 6:45 PM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: Spine, Cordata Health, Navigation & Care Coordination

Oncology OnTrack Reports on Nurse Navigator Activities

January 21, 2013 at 6:49 PM

Posted by Lauren Reilly

Topics: Cordata Health, Oncology Ontrack, Lauren Reilly, Reporting/Analytics, Navigation & Care Coordination

Five Most Important Influences on Spine Nurse Navigator to Patient Ratios

January 14, 2013 at 6:54 PM

Posted by Michael Graham

Topics: spine center, Michael Graham, Spine, Cordata Health, Navigation & Care Coordination

How Many Oncology Patients Can a Nurse Navigator Track?

January 7, 2013 at 7:07 AM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: patient tracking, Cordata Health, oncology, Oncology Ontrack, Navigation & Care Coordination

Six Questions to Ask About Pre-operative Spine Classes

December 24, 2012 at 7:25 AM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: Spine, Cordata Health, patient education

Two Types of Interfaces Oncology Navigators Need

December 17, 2012 at 7:35 AM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: interface, Cordata Health, Oncology Ontrack, electronic medical record

High-Risk Breast Cancer Programs

December 12, 2012 at 7:12 AM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: breast cancer, Cordata Health, Oncology Ontrack, Screening

Improving Patient Satisfaction Through Education

December 11, 2012 at 7:43 AM

Posted by Cordata Health

Topics: patient satisfaction, Spine, Cordata Health, patient education

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December 10, 2012 at 7:53 AM

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