Constance Engelking, RN, MS, Monica Fradkin, BSN, MPH, Catherine Lyons, RN, MS, Diane Corjulo, BSN, Lisa Shomsky, BSN, MBA, Arthur Lemay, RPh


Merging Community Practices With an Academic Cancer Center

October 21, 2013

Consolidation of community oncology practices with hospital-based cancer centers is an accelerating trend that will affect future healthcare delivery models. This year, the Community Oncology Alliance reported hospital acquisitions and corporate mergers among 55% of 1338 community oncology practices surveyed, representing a 20% increase over the previous year's results.