The Institute for Cancer Care Innovation focuses on the principles of value-based health care delivery by implementing outcome measurement, measuring the cost of cancer care, and enabling programs that increase the value of care delivery.
Assist institutional providers and programs to develop and implement innovative value-based cancer care programs.
Enhanced Recovery Programs
Cost of Care Analysis
Patient and Provider Outcome Development
Value-Based Care Education
MD Anderson Tumor Registry
The Tumor Registry at MD Anderson contains high quality demographic, disease, and follow- up information for all patients assigned a medical record number at MD Anderson, starting with the first patient registered on March 1, 1944.
Clinical Effectiveness Department
The Clinical Effectiveness department’s mission is to develop, implement, maintain, support and evaluate evidence-based patient care management tools intended to enhance the delivery of safe, effective, and consistent health care across the care continuum.
The Institute for Cancer Care Innovation (ICCI) is pleased to announce the appointment of Vijaya Gottumukkala, M.D., as an Associate Head of our institute effective January 1, 2019.
Dr. Gottumukkala has continuously provided insight to ICCI's value-based care initiatives and has served as co-lead to the Enhanced Recovery Program (ERP) at MD Anderson from its inception. He helped develop the first ERP initiatives that paved the way for the 17 ERP programs to be implemented at MD Anderson to date. His unwavering commitment to patient-centric, recovery-focused care plans positively impacts patients' ability to return to further treatment, if needed.
We congratulate and welcome Dr. Gottumukkala as a member of the ICCI leadership.
Welcome to the Team!
Utpala Daftary, M.B.A. joined on Sept. 4 as a Project Consultant.
Iris Recinos, M.B.A. joined on Oct. 8 as a Clinical Value Improvement Coordinator.
Wendi Martinez, A.D.N., B.S.N., R.N. joined Oct. 16 as a Clinical Quality Improvement Consultant.
Falana Adams joined November 16th as a Senior Administrative Assistant