Elaine Estes


Senior Director of Strategic Planning, The US Oncology Network, Cary, NC

Authored Items

Strategic Planning by Oncology Practices Can Provide a Roadmap to a Thriving Future

July 2018, Vol 8, No 7 - Practice Administration, Strategic Planning

Strategic planning for oncology practices is more important today than ever before, with the oncology landscape rapidly evolving, driven by complex issues not encountered previously. For example, the emergence of value-based care has added new layers of complexity to cancer care, because clinical changes associated with team-based care and documentation and data-­tracking requirements are significant. Practices today are also tasked with finding ways to expand patient access to ancillary support services that improve satisfaction and outcomes, while also keeping costs down. [ Read More ]