12
FEB
2014

Larry Lunak, MBA, Joins Connexion Healthcare

Larry Lunak, MBA, Joins Connexion Healthcare as Senior Vice President of the Oncology Center of Excellence Newtown, PA—February 7, 2014—Connexion Healthcare announces the addition of Senior Vice President of the Oncology Center of Excellence. In this role, Mr Lunak will be...
09
JAN
2014

Patient satisfaction and professional development among top trends at the Academy of Oncology Nurse Navigators 4th Annual Conference

—Natalie Yaworsky, MPH More than 500 nurse navigators, patient navigators, social workers, and hospital administrators traveled to Memphis, Tennessee, to participate in the annual Academy of Oncology Nurse Navigators (AONN) Conference, which was held November 15-17, 2013....
27
NOV
2013

Connexion Healthcare Participated in the 5th Annual Lemon Run

Philadelphia, PA – Locally based Connexion Healthcare, a full-service medical communication agency specializing in oncology, turned out in force in support of the 5th Annual Lemon Run to benefit Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation.  The 5k run/walk took place in Fairmount Park on...
21
JUN
2013

Cybersecurity and Portable Medical Devices

Many and varied electronics come equipped with software that makes them “smart.” But smart technology is not invincible. Any device that is computerized and connected can be hacked. The more that systems become integrated and the more they become connected to the Internet, the...
03
JUN
2013

First Town Hall Meeting: FDA Patient Network Web Site

As a follow up to our recent note on the FDA’s launch of the Patient Network Web site, Connexion Healthcare attended the inaugural “Live Chat” Town Hall Meeting on May 21, 2013. This 50-minute, real-time, interactive Web event centered on ways the FDA Patient Network Web site can...
03
JUN
2013

Delivering Personalized Medicine: The Planets Must Align

Background Over the last decade, the development of blockbuster drugs has given way to the development of personalized medicine—an efficient, effective way of using specific therapies in a targeted patient population while avoiding toxicity in a broader group of patients who may...
21
MAY
2013

FDA Announces Patient Network Web Site

Patient care is the focal point of everything we do at Connexion Healthcare—clear, precise communications is how we do it. Optimizing patient care is likewise meant to be at the center of FDA healthcare regulatory processes. But when it comes to “synthesizing complex information...
28
MAR
2013

Survivorship Guidelines Preview: Pearls From the NCCN Conference

The National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) 18th Annual Conference: Advancing the Standard of Care™ began March 13 and ran through March 17 at the Westin Diplomat in Hollywood, FL—and Connexion Healthcare was there. Here is the Connexion perspective on an important session:...
28
MAR
2013

Balancing Hope and Reality: Pearls From the NCCN Conference

The National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) 18th Annual Conference: Advancing the Standard of Care™ began March 13 and ran through March 17 at the Westin Diplomat in Hollywood, FL—and Connexion Healthcare was there. Here is the Connexion perspective on an important session:...
01
JAN
2013

Chirag K. Patel, PharmD Joins Connexion Healthcare as Senior Medical Director

Newtown, PA—January 1, 2013—Connexion Healthcare announces the addition of Chirag K. Patel, PharmD, as Senior Medical Director. In this role, Dr. Patel will be responsible for providing overall medical direction for clients and internal staff, along with medical expertise for new...