A private matter.
Private medical practices have been dying a slow death for years. This data-packed analysis of CMS data delves into how this is playing out in radiation oncology. Between 2012 and 2020 there has been a steady increase in the proportion of rad oncs employed by large practices. Despite the ever growing supply of rad oncs, this resulted in an overall decrease in the number of rad onc practices. Figure 3 really says it all. | Hogan, Pract Radiat Oncol 2021