Continuously-modified 4R care sequencing templates incorporating patient navigator learning was described as a means of facilitating breast cancer care delivery.
Telemedicine and coordination of care by an ONN helped provide access to fertility preservation services from a distant tertiary care center for women with cancer.
The risk assessment tool described herein incorporates parameters such as visits to the ED in the preceding 90 days, as well as patient performance status and comorbidities.
Although the CMS OCM model requires that patients have 24/7 access to outpatient clinics and telephone/secure messaging with a clinician, most patients who presented to the ED did not use these services in the 24 hours prior to an ED visit.
Researchers surveyed consecutive new patients at a multidisciplinary clinic to determine smokers’ willingness to participate in a cessation program.
Results of a randomized, controlled trial demonstrated that videoconference support improves anxiety and distress in DCGs of patients with cancer.
A survey of patients and healthcare providers revealed gaps in discussions and documentation of fertility preservation options for young adult patients with cancer and potential barriers to overcome to improve this care.
The value of counseling and support from fertility navigators was investigated through interviews with AYA female patients with cancer and healthcare professionals.
A decade since the first wave of mobile device health apps hit the market there remain few designed specifically for patients who are undergoing radiation therapy for cancer. This review offers some useful tools available for patient education, organization, and coping.
Patient interviews revealed that most readmissions occur because patients are unsure of the availability and suitability of their care resources at home and in the outpatient setting.