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10 Reasons Why CMS’s Cancer Payment Model Could Fail
HealthLeaders Media

The goals for the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ Oncology Care Model are laudable: to decrease costs while increasing efficiency, to support the practice or evidence-based medicine, and to support earlier palliative care.

But some oncologists and practice analysts say the payment model is laced with perverse incentives and presumptions that may doom it to fail.