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CMS Claims Data Provide Glimpse of True Cost Picture (Subscriber Content)

By: Meir Rinde

DataGen was recently featured in an article from Oncology Business Management.

Since March, practices in the CMS Oncology Care Model (OCM) have been receiving giant data dumps every 3 months containing all their patients’ recent Medicare claims. The spreadsheets cover every provider the patients have visited during their cancer treatment. As the OCM practices work to reduce Medicare’s overall spending on those patients and to earn shared savings payments, the data are providing them with an unprecedented full picture of the extent and cost of care.

The full story is available on Oncology Business Management (subscription required).