Medium-sized and even smaller employers can help control the impact that an employee’s cancer care has on their insurance costs while still ensuring that the employee has access to the latest evidence-based treatments, according to Denis Fitzgerald, MD. “As a hematologist/oncologist, I see the human toll of cancer every day. And as an owner of … Continued
Regional Cancer Care Associates Partners with Thomas Edison State University Partnership Enables Staff from One of the Largest Oncology Physician Networks in the U.S. to Advance Their Education TRENTON – Regional Cancer Care Associates (RCCA®) is partnering with Thomas Edison State University to offer educational opportunities to its 800 employees who are interested … Continued
(Hackensack, NJ, January 18, 2018) – While periodic chemotherapy treatments are considered vitally important to the care and recovery of cancer patients, it’s what occurs – or does not occur — between treatments that can heavily influence the patient’s health and capacity to recover. That’s why Horizon Healthcare Services, Inc.(Horizon), New Jersey’s largest health insurer, … Continued
RCCA’s Annual Clinical Retreat is held, in concert with corporate partners, to allow Oncologists, Advanced Practice Nurses, Oncology Nurses and Clinical Research Staff to openly discuss new advancements in clinical data and the future of Oncology diagnosis, prognosis & treatment.
[Hackensack, NJ] – RCCA is proud to announce that it has earned URAC accreditation in Specialty Pharmacy. URAC is the independent leader in promoting healthcare quality through accreditation, certification and measurement. By achieving this status, RCCA has demonstrated a comprehensive commitment to quality care, improved processes and better patient outcomes. “URAC Accreditation is a … Continued
December 29, 2016 – Edward J. Licitra, MD, PhD, has been elected to the Community Oncology Alliance’s (COA) Board of Directors, and is currently the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Regional Cancer Care Associates (RCCA). COA is a non-profit organization that has been building a national network of community oncology practices for more … Continued
HACKENSACK, N.J., January 17th, 2017 – With 27 existing cancer care delivery locations throughout New Jersey, Maryland and Washington, D.C., Regional Cancer Care Associates, or RCCA, started 2017 by adding six Connecticut-based cancer specialists to the network. RCCA’s northward expansion to Connecticut is keeping in line with the network’s mission to give patients access … Continued
HACKENSACK, N.J., Nov. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Regional Cancer Care Associates (RCCA) is expanding its cancer care payment initiative with UnitedHealthcare to RCCA patients in Maryland who are covered by UnitedHealthcare benefit plans. The program, made available at RCCA New Jersey locations in January, rewards physicians for focusing on best treatment practices, quality patient care and … Continued
Regional Cancer Care Associates (RCCA) and Aetna (NYSE: AET) announced a collaboration to create an oncology medical home that is designed to improve the care experience for cancer patients.
Addressing the value changes that CMS is mandating takes enormous planning and study. Many oncology practices are grappling with the new programs that the government payer has asked them to adopt.