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Nurse Navigators Help Cancer Patients Cope Early in Care

Cancer patients who received support from a nurse navigator or advocate soon after being diagnosed had better experiences and fewer problems with their care, particularly in the areas of health information, care coordination and psychological and social care, according to … finish reading Nurse Navigators Help Cancer Patients Cope Early in Care

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Aetna, CMOH Launch First Oncology Medical Home

Designed to increase treatment coordination, and improve quality outcomes and costs for cancer patients, Aetna and Consultants in Medical Oncology and Hematology, PC (CMOH) have launched a first-of-its-kind patient-centered medical home (PCMH) model for oncology. The collaboration combines evidence-based decision … finish reading Aetna, CMOH Launch First Oncology Medical Home

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Oncology-Specific EMRs Improve Patient Care and Safety

Using oncology-specific EMRs to chart evidence-based treatment plans has improved patient care and quality, according to a clincians at The Mount Sinai Hospital. The EMRs, Epic’s Beacon module system, designed specifically for cancer treatment, enable drugs to be prescribed and … finish reading Oncology-Specific EMRs Improve Patient Care and Safety

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