Growing Prominence of On-Demand Care Facilities

Monte Sandler discusses the growing prominence of on-demand care facilities, like urgent cares and the evolving patient as a healthcare consumer. Monte Sandler is the Executive Vice President of Revenue Cycle Management at DocuTAP, a dynamic HIT company and provider of revenue cycle management (RCM) services, electronic medical records (EMR) and practice management (PM) software for urgent care clinics.

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Psoriatic arthritis & PsA Narrative Survey

Leah Howard, Chief Operating Officer from the National Psoriasis Foundation or NPF, a non-profit organization that supports patients with psoriatic arthritis, discusses key information on the impact of this disease, the results of the PsA Narrative surveys, as well as ways that patients can work with their doctor to make sure their voice is heard. NPF is a collaborative partner with Pfizer on this initiative.

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Crohn’s Disease Clinical Research Study

The Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation and the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) have a brand new clinical research study called DINE-CD. Dr. James Lewis is the primary investigator on the study and will talk about the latest research on IBD/Crohn’s Disease and how DINE-CD may change the way clinicians and patients view the role of diet in the treatment of IBD/Crohn’s. He is joined by Andrea Meyer, a Crohn’s disease patient and an active member of the study’s research team.

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New Data and Hope for Stage 3 Lung Cancer

Every year, experts gather for the world’s largest conference to share the latest advancements in treating diseases. Dr. Edward S. Kim, MD, Chair of the Department of Solid Tumor Oncology at Levine Cancer Institute, is here to discuss new data for unresectable Stage 3 non-small cell lung cancer.

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Overprescribed Opioids After Surgery

Surgery is often a gateway to persistent opioid use. In this episode, Dr. Paul Sethi and Dr. Fred Muench share findings from the new Choices Matter Status Report, which examines opioid prescribing trends in the nation with a focus on the surgical setting.

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