Join us at the 2018 BMT Tandem Meetings
Come see the following
presentations from the Public and Payer Policy Team at the 2018
BMT Tandem Meetings, February 21 – 25 in Salt
CMS Super Session: Medicare Updates, Case Studies and Hot Topics Panel Discussion
Administrative Directors Conference; Thursday, February 22, from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon
Get the latest need-to-know updates on Medicare coverage, reimbursement and billing guidance from experts Jugna Shah, President of Nimitt Consulting, Susan Leppke, Director of NMDP/Be The Match Public and Payer Policy, and Stephanie Farnia, Director of ASBMT Health Policy and Strategic Relations.
Co-Design of a Hematopoietic Cell
Transplant e-Learning Module for Patients on Fertility Preservation and Family
BMT Nursing oral abstracts;
Thursday, February 22, at 1:30 p.m.
In collaboration with Northwestern
University's Oncofertility Consortium, we've created an interactive resource to
help patients understand how their fertility is affected by HCT and to help
both health professionals and patients navigate available resources.
A National Survey Study of
Transplant Physicians' Attitudes About Palliative Care
Thursday, February 22, at 4:45 p.m.
Learn about the results from a
cross-sectional survey on transplant physicians' access to palliative care
services and their perceptions/attitudes about palliative care.
Review Estimating Propensity Scores for the Receipt of Allogeneic Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation (AlloHCT) in Outcomes Research Using Claims Data: A Machine Learning Approach
Poster #370; Wednesday, February 21, from 6:45 - 7:45 p.m.
Learn how machine-learning
algorithms can be used to predict allogeneic HCT treatment and outcomes through
propensity scoring and how this method compares to traditional logistic
regression methods of calculating propensity scores.
Review of Commercial Coverage policies
and Reference of ASBMT's HCT Indications Guidelines
Poster #641; Saturday, February 24 from 6:45 - 7:45 p.m.
Understand the impact of ASBMT’s
published standard indications guidelines on
commercial insurance coverage of HCTY and learn how coverage policies are