Connecticut Oncology Association

Events


Non-Member and Additional Corporate Partner Single Event Payment 

(must register separately)        $50   



New Events Upcoming in the Fall

Sheraton Hartford South, Rocky Hill, CT.  For registration information: email dawnho@aol.com   or Register below.

  

    

  


Slides from Previous Events:   

Tuesday, June 26, 2018  Hot Oncology Topics for Summer:  

     Advances in Breast Cancer - Wylie Hosmer, MD Hosmer CTOA 6-26-18.pdf

     Hot Topics for Medicare - Ward Bennett - discussion only, no slides

     Pharmacy Updates and Issues for CT and Nationally - Dawn Holcombe, MBA, FACMPE, ACHE

          CTOA Pharmacy issues 06262018.pdf

Thursday Nov. 2, 2017  Benchmarking Your Practice - Real World Data from CT  Speaker Bobbi Buell, Principal, onPoint Oncology, the CodeMistress, and author of the E-Reimbursement Newsletter   Revenue Cycle General-CT.pdf

June 22, 2017  Observations from ASCO 2017  Speaker:  Peter Paul Yu, MD, Hartford HealthCare Cancer Institute COA ASCO AM17.pdf

Tuesday April 18, 2017   Where do We Go From Here? Detailed choices for MACRA, MIPS, and what we can learn from OCM and Prepare for MIPS and Value Based Oncology  Speaker:  Dawn Holcombe, MBA, FACMPE, ACHE, DGH Consulting

Slides: Presentation Deck - What does the future hold CTOA 04182017.pdf, Selected MIPS Quality Measures - MIPS Quality_Measures.xlsx, MIPS Practice Improvement Activities - MIPS IA_Measures.xlsx, MIPS Advancing Care Information Activities - MIPS ACI_Measures.xlsx Brochure for Hartford HealthCare  Cancer Symposium May 13 Value Based Cancer Care - 10545HHCCICancerSymposiumValueBasedOncology.pdf

Wed. Nov 30   Hot Topics in Oncology for 2017:  In-office dispensing, CVS/Caremark challenges to oncology dispensing, Medicare Part B, Oncology Medical Home, What's happening in Congress and CMS, and other things that keep Managers and Physicians up at night  
Wed. Nov 16     Moving from Treatment to Patient Management to Population Management – How Care Management creates a safety net for patients and practices and facilitates direct contracting and risk management     Sheryl Riley, RN, OCN, COCM    Sai Systems/Caris Health - PresentationforCTOncololgyAssociation-CarisHealthdraft5.pdf   
MACRA:  Are you Ready?  Wednesday October 5, 2016  Slides: CTOA MACRA ASCO 100516 DGHv2.pdf
Dinesh Kapur, MD and Dawn Holcombe, "State of Oncology Practice in CT:  Pathways, Payers, MACRA, MIPS, USP, Value, quality....what does the future hold and how are we going to best continue to care for our patient?"  An engaging discussion with full audience participation.  Wednesday, Mar. 16, 2016.  
Ricky Newton, "Managing an Oncology Practice in a Constantly Changing Health Care System", Tuesday Nov. 17, 2015.  Slides:  CT2015presentationspresentationRN.ppt
Dane Dickson, MD, "The Future of Personalized Medicine in Oncology (CMS, MoleDx, and Med-C),"  Wednesday, Oct. 22  2015. 

  


Dawn Holcombe and Willis Triplett, PharmD - USP Pharmacy Chapters 797 and 800 - Why do they matter so much and what do they mean to oncology in CT? Thursday, Sept. 17  2015.                                                                                                 Slides and references:  Pharmacy in Oncology 091715.pptx                                                                                  CT Board of Pharmacy USP <797> checklist link http://www.ct.gov/dcp/lib/dcp/DCP_USP__797__Inspection_4-24-15_Version_1.pdf
Christopher Corless, MD, PhD, Professor of Pathology, Oregon Health & Science University - 

2015 Corless Clinical Genomics April.doc

McKesson Specialty Health Pathways - ClearValuePlus-ConnOncologyAssoc20150318slides.pdf
Aetna Oncology - OMH(MK)v2.pptx
Above is a list of upcoming events for our organization as well as regional and national events noted below.

Upcoming events

    • 02 Oct 2018
    • 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
    • Sheraton Hartford South, Rocky Hill, CT
    Register

    Speaker - Ricky Newton, Tidewater Cancer Specialists, Virginia Beach, Virginia, & Director of Financial Services and Operations, Community Oncology Alliance (COA)

    Topic:          Join us with the ever popular Ricky Newton, CPA as he shares his new Practice Analytics Benchmarking Resources, and also reviews PBM Issues and Tools for tracking concerns

    Bring your physician colleagues and staff.  You may register on the CT Oncology Association website, www.ctoncology.com.

    We will also be discussing plans for the Connecticut Oncology Association projects and meetings in 2018, and look forward to participation from practice physicians, administration and nurses.  All are encouraged to attend.  We also extend a warm welcome to any Residents or Fellows who wish to join us.


    • 30 Oct 2018
    • 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
    • Sheraton Hartford South, Rocky Hill, CT
    Register

    Speaker - Bobbi Buell, aka The CodeMistress, author of the free E-Reimbursement News, and general expert on all things oncology, finance and Medicare, guru to physicians and practice teams alike.

    Topic:          Navigating the Medicare Fee Schedule Changes and Other Critical News for Practices


    Bring your physician colleagues and staff.  You may register on the CT Oncology Association website, www.ctoncology.com.

    We will also be discussing plans for the Connecticut Oncology Association projects and meetings in 2018, and look forward to participation from practice physicians, administration and nurses.  All are encouraged to attend.  We also extend a warm welcome to any Residents or Fellows who wish to join us.



Connecticut Oncology Association (CtOA)

c/o Dawn Holcombe


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