The US Oncology Network in The News

McKesson Approved as QCDR for 2021 MIPS Program Year

March 25, 2021

Eight custom measures receive approval, raising the bar on oncology patient care IRVING, Texas, March 25, 2021 — For the fifth consecutive year, McKesson has received approval from The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to participate in the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) as a Qualified Clinical Data Registry (QCDR). As a CMS-approved QCDR, Practice Insights, a […]

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MYLUNG Study Launches, Aiming to Advance Use of Precision Medicine for Metastatic Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Patients

February 4, 2021

Unique, collaborative real-world research consortium will study up to 12,000 NSCLC patients in the community setting over five years MYLUNG to deepen understanding of barriers and address challenges to improve care for lung cancer patients, including those with targetable mutations The MYLUNG consortium – or “Molecularly Informed Lung Cancer Treatment in a Community Cancer Network: […]

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US Oncology Research Announces Schedule of Presentations at the Virtual 2020 American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting and Exposition

December 2, 2020

Top researchers to present the latest clinical findings advancing treatment options for blood cancers and other hematologic diseases THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Dec. 2, 2020 — During the 62nd American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting and Exposition, principal investigators from The US Oncology Network (The Network) and US Oncology Research will share detailed results from […]

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The US Oncology Network enrolls 100,000th patient in the Oncology Care Model, enhancing care while saving Medicare over $100 million

November 11, 2020

Community-based practices in The Network advance value-based care by significantly reducing costs while enhancing care THE WOODLANDS, TEXAS, Nov. 11, 2020—The US Oncology Network (The Network) reached a major milestone recently in its journey to provide high-quality, value-based care to local communities by enrolling its 100,000th patient in the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Innovation’s […]

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The US Oncology Network continues to grow, enhancing community cancer care by welcoming two more practices

October 22, 2020

By uniting with The Network, Alliance Cancer Specialists and Northwest Oncology strengthen their ability to deliver advanced cancer care in local communities THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Oct. 22, 2020— The US Oncology Network (The Network), the largest organization of its kind dedicated to advancing local cancer care and better patient outcomes, continues to expand its reach […]

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Dr. Robert L. Coleman Named an OncLive® Giant of Cancer Care

October 6, 2020

Chief Scientific Officer of US Oncology Research honored for groundbreaking achievements in gynecologic oncology THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Oct. 6, 2020 — Robert L. Coleman, MD, FACOG, FACS, chief scientific officer of US Oncology Research, has been named an inductee to the 2020 class of the OncLive® Giants of Cancer Care®. Now in its eighth year, […]

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Elevation Oncology and US Oncology Research Announce Collaboration to Expand Genomic Testing of Solid Tumors and Local Site Activation in Support of the Phase 2 CRESTONE Study

September 30, 2020

Inclusion of the CRESTONE Study within the Selected Trials for Accelerated Rollout Program will enhance patient recruitment and facilitate local site participation for patients with tumors harboring an NRG1 Gene Fusion NEW YORK, NY and THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Sept. 30, 2020—Elevation Oncology, a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of precision medicines for […]

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US Oncology Research Achieves Milestone of over 100 FDA-Approved Cancer Therapies

September 29, 2020

Available in patients’ own communities, novel clinical trials are making an impact in the fight against cancer THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Sept. 29, 2020 — US Oncology Research, one of the largest community-based oncology research programs in the U.S. one of the largest community-based oncology research programs in the U.S. one of the largest community-based oncology […]

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The US Oncology Network Names Vivek Kavadi, MD, Chief Radiation Oncologist

August 4, 2020

A recognized leader in radiation oncology, Dr. Kavadi brings extensive experience in patient care, research and operations to The Network THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Aug. 4, 2020 — Vivek S. Kavadi, MD, FASTRO, a nationally known expert in the field of radiation oncology, has been named chief radiation oncology officer for The US Oncology Network (The Network). […]

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Investigators from US Oncology Research and McKesson Present Data Highlighting Key Advances in Oncology Research at the 2020 American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting and Exposition

May 28, 2020

Leading oncology researchers will present abstracts on latest clinical and real-world evidence research across a range of cancer types THE WOODLANDS, Texas, May 28, 2020 — During the virtual scientific program of the 2020 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting, principal investigators from US Oncology Research and McKesson will demonstrate detailed results from more than 70 studies. Data […]

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