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New Century Health Medical Oncology Pathways|Online
New Century Health (NCH) Level 1 Pathways provide essential, value-based clinical decision support to physicians who want to select the most appropriate and cost-effective, evidence-based medical oncology regimens with the fewest side effects. Furthermore, Level 1 Pathway options are driven by patient specific clinical variables that are provided by the Provider. More…

Integration of Genomics Into Clinical Pathways, September 9, 2017 Clinical Pathways Congress Presentation by Dr. Andrew Hertler, Chief Medical Officer, New Century Health

This presentation outlines the role clinical pathways can play as a decision support tool which can assist physicians in selecting the appropriate molecularly driven therapy. In addition, the presentation describes alternative strategies for the incorporation of genomics into clinical pathways as well as the role of clinical pathways as a quality measure. More…

Findings from an Assessment of New Century Health’s Medical Cost Savings Methodology, The New Century Health Approach to Evidence-Based Medicine and Affordability Management, Optum 2014

New Century Health (NCH) uses a technology-enabled clinical review process that increases compliance with guideline-based care by helping physicians select evidence-based therapies. A proprietary clinical decision support platform assesses the treatment plan against compendia-based clinical pathways as well as New Century Health’s Preferred Pathways to detect variation that is relayed back to the treating oncologist. In most of these cases, this feedback results in treatment changes to comply with evidence-based pathways, resulting in cost changes, either positive or negative savings, from the original treatment plan. More…