AJMC November 20, 2021
A report from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation confirmed that practices within the US Oncology Network and Tennessee Oncology participating in the Oncology Care Model (OCM) program have contributed significant savings to the agency.
Results from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMMI) report for the 8th performance period (PP8) of the Oncology Care Model (OCM) revealed that practices in the US Oncology Network and Tennessee Oncology that have participated in the program achieved high quality metrics and provided millions of dollars in savings to Medicare.
The OCM is a pilot program designed by CMMI to improve and better coordinate cancer care at the same or lower cost to Medicare. It is considered to be an integral...