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2017 ACS Cancer Programs Conference: Creating a Culture of Quality

2017 ACS Cancer Programs Conference: Creating a Culture of Quality Hyatt Regency O'Hare Chicago, Illinois September 8-9, 2017 Carevive will be attending the 2017 ACS Cancer Programs Conference: Creating a Culture of Quality in Chicago this weekend. The 2017 Cancer Programs Conference: Creating a Culture of Quality is the only conference developed by the American Joint Committee on Cancer (AJCC), Commission on…
September 7, 2017

Survivorship Care and Care Plans: Transforming Challenges into Opportunities

Dr. Carrie Stricker attended last month's Arizona Cancer Survivorship Care Plan Summit in Phoenix Arizona.  The summit was a joint effort between the Arizona Cancer Coalition , the Arizona  Department of Health Services,  and the Susan G. Komen® Central and Northern Arizona. Comprehensive Cancer Control (CCC) Programs work in their community to promote healthy lifestyles and recommended cancer screening, educate…
June 18, 2015
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Survivorship Webinar Participants Speak Out: Care Plan Improvements Needed

On March 6, 2015, Carevive Health hosted a webinar on survivorship program development and evaluation with survivorship experts Drs. Deborah K. Mayer, PhD, RN, AOCN, FAAN and Jennifer R. Klemp, PhD, MPH and Alicia Rosales, LCSW, OSW-C. We had 423 registrants and 238 live attendees, which speaks loudly to how many of you across the country are working hard to overcome the challenges of survivorship care…
Carrie Stricker
March 31, 2015
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6 Steps to Meeting the CoC Survivorship Standard

The Commission on Cancer (CoC) Standard 3.3: Survivorship Care Plan became effective January 1, 2015. Like most cancer programs, your center may be working quickly to put a process in place to ensure that patients receive care plans after completing active cancer treatment. The CoC standard describes how survivorship care plans will, in the near future, be required for all…
Carrie Tilley
February 26, 2015
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Implementing the commission on cancer standards for survivorship care plans.

Originally posted on The number of adult cancer survivors in the United States has exceeded 13 million and continues to rise, yet care for these survivors continues to be poorly coordinated and their needs remain inadequately addressed. As one solution to this growing problem, the Institute of Medicine in 2006 recommended the delivery of a survivorship care plan (SCP) to…
Carrie Stricker
February 24, 2014