Navigation Links
Oncology Metrics Launches the National Practice Benchmark: One in a Series of Initiatives to Help Community Oncology Practices Better Measure Operational and Financial Performance
Date:2/6/2008

DALLAS and FORT WORTH, Texas, Feb. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Oncology Metrics, a business that develops products and services to help accelerate advancements in the treatment of cancer, today announced the launch of the first annual National Practice Benchmark, an initiative to assist community oncology practices understand critical operating measures.

This benchmark initiative will be open to all community-based oncology practices nationally. Practices of all size are invited to participate. The survey will be sent to administrators and physicians via e-mail and the data collected using an online survey instrument, a quick and efficient method for capturing the data. The survey will take approximately 30 minutes to complete.

The first 200 respondents will be eligible for gift cards ranging from $25.00 to $50.00 and all respondents who complete the survey will be placed in a drawing for a new iPhone from Apple. In addition, respondents will receive an electronic copy of the survey results. The survey results will also be submitted for publication in a national oncology business journal.

Benchmarking is widely recognized as the best and most efficient way to find opportunities to improve your practice and monitor progress after corrective action is taken. Benchmarks have been used to reduce costs and improve revenue, and discover new product and service lines that can be used to make your practice more effective and efficient. Better performing practices continuously benchmark internally and externally. Tom Barr, COO of Oncology Metrics commented, "If you don't measure, you are just guessing."

Interested practices may contact Oncology Metrics directly to request participation.

About Oncology Metrics

Oncology Metrics is a service and data business for the oncology community that develops products and services to help accelerate advancements in the treatment of cancer. Oncology Metrics has built three distinct networks of community-based oncology centers from which it gathers financial and operation information (Oncology Circle), clinical information (Data Direct), and biological specimens (Cure Pace). It accesses and aggregates this information to provide a platform of knowledge-based products and services. The cornerstone of Oncology Metrics' approach is to promote the discovery and adoption of best practice. Oncology Metric's customers include oncology care providers and all organizations involved in the quest to improve cancer diagnosis and treatment.

Oncology Metrics knowledge-based products and services will help providers improve their financial and clinical performance, industry develop better products and services for oncology professionals, and patients receive more effective individualized care.

The Oncology Metrics team is comprised of business and medical professionals with decades of experience in healthcare. Oncology Metrics was founded in 2001 and is based in Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas with an office in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Additional information about Oncology Metrics can be found at http://www.oncomet.com.

Contact: Warren Dodge at 415-454-1338 or press@oncomet.com


'/>"/>
SOURCE Oncology Metrics
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Genomic Health Announces Multiple Studies on Oncotype DX(TM) Presented at 2007 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Breast Cancer Symposium
2. ESMO, Oxford Journals and the Japanese Society of Medical Oncology announce collaboration
3. SuperGen to Highlight Oncology Pipeline Data in Multiple Presentations at the AACR-NCI-EORTC International Conference
4. U.S. Oncology Initiates Complete Phase Ib Trial of Brostallicin Combination Therapy in Advanced Solid Tumors
5. US Oncology to Report 2007 Third Quarter Earnings Results
6. VioQuest to Present Data on Oncology Compounds VQD-002 and Lenocta(TM) at AACR-NCI-EORTC International Meeting
7. Genomic Health Reports Inclusion of Oncotype DX(TM) in American Society of Clinical Oncology Guidelines
8. Varian Medical Systems Ranks First in Overall Service Performance in 2007 Survey of U.S. Radiation Oncology Professionals
9. Accuray Announces Four New Products at Nations Leading Radiation Oncology Meeting
10. Debiopharm and NanoCarrier Sign License and Supply Agreement for Dach-Platin Polymeric Micelle in Oncology
11. National Autism Association and Deirdre Imus Environmental Center for Pediatric Oncology Announce National Greening Your School Initiative
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/23/2017)... ... 2017 , ... Moisture measurement is a necessary process step ... to success. Selecting an inappropriate measurement method can cause costly errors, and poor ... equipment. Rare or expensive substances are wasted and production may even be stopped ...
(Date:1/23/2017)... ... ... a set of camera tools that allow video editors to integrate up to two texts ... Austin - CEO of Pixel Film Studios. , With ProRandom, video editors can now ... works by using a virtual camera to create the illusion of a shaky camera. ...
(Date:1/23/2017)... ... January 23, 2017 , ... ... American Society of Anesthesiologists® (ASA®), the Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research ... Surgeons (AAOS) and the Cigna Foundation, encourages proposals supporting high quality research ...
(Date:1/23/2017)... ... ... at the Mill”: a story of love and redemption, hope and uncertainty as a ... , “The Inn at the Mill” is the creation of published author, Lois Kulp, ... now living in Berks County on Crow Hill. The inn, the mill and ...
(Date:1/23/2017)... ... January 23, 2017 , ... ... programs and resources at seafoodnutrition.org/programs and seafoodnutrition.org/resources to assist in teaching communities ... These resources have been developed for use by nutrition educators and influencers ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:1/23/2017)... MouthWatch LLC announced today that its flagship product, ... best intraoral camera on DentalCompare,s list of Top Dental ... #1 product was the CollaPlug Absorbable Collagen Wound Dressing ... "…incredibly popular because it is by far the most economical ... price, it doesn,t sacrifice quality imaging." ...
(Date:1/23/2017)... Jan. 23, 2017  Delcath Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: ... the treatment of primary and metastatic liver cancers, today ... CRNP, President and Chief Executive Officer of Delcath will ... Capital Markets, Thirteenth Annual Investor Conference at the Boca ... Florida , on Tuesday, January 31, 2017 at ...
(Date:1/23/2017)... SAN DIEGO , Jan. 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ ... identify patients at high risk for acute kidney ... treatment recommended by globally-recognized care guidelines ... moderate to severe AKI more than 33 percent, ... weekend in the journal Intensive Care Medicine. ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: