CancerIQ Blog

by CancerIQ, on Jan 15, 2020 5:21:54 PM

At last year’s Association of Cancer Executives (ACE) conference, one of our clients told such a compelling story about her cancer risk assessment program that session speaker (John Montville) referred …

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by CancerIQ, on Jan 4, 2020 10:03:29 AM

CHRISTUS Ochsner Lake Area Hospital's Wellness, Screening, and Genetics Center in Lake Charles, Louisiana is impacting their entire population through cancer risk assessment. The Wellness, Screening, and Genetics Center screens …

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Topics:Managing High Risk PatientsNurse NavigatorsCancerIQ ManagerPreventative Care

by CancerIQ, on Jan 3, 2020 1:34:57 PM

The Commission on Cancer outlined its 2020 updated standards with the goals of establishing consistency with the structure of quality programs across the American College of Surgeons and ensuring standards …

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Topics:Standard 4.4Accreditation

by Feyi Olopade Ayodele, on Dec 31, 2019 1:27:41 PM

Dear All, What a year it has been for CancerIQ! We are on a mission to predict, pre-empt, and prevent cancer - and in 2019 - we made significant strides …

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Topics:Health SystemsIdentifying High Risk Patients2019

by Feyi Olopade Ayodele, on Dec 23, 2019 10:18:12 AM

With genetics becoming mainstream today, primary care has an opportunity to expand genetic counseling and testing to patients. Primary care providers play an important role in healthcare delivery. Often, until …

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by Feyi Olopade Ayodele, on Dec 2, 2019 6:04:54 PM

The past four years, CancerIQ has implemented genetics into routine care, but as demand for genetic services has increased, we've expanded from specialty care into primary care. With genetic services …

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Topics:Best PracticesEHR Integration

by CancerIQ, on Nov 15, 2019 10:32:12 AM

The Award On November 13th, CancerIQ CEO, Feyi Olopade Ayodele, was named to Crain's Chicago Business's 40 under 40 list for her work to make it easier and less expensive …

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Topics:NewsBest Practices

by Feyi Olopade Ayodele, on Nov 8, 2019 1:35:31 PM

For years, the Marin General Hospital Breast Health Center had a successful high-risk breast cancer program, but decided to elevate their program by incorporating risk assessment software. By implementing a …

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Topics:Identifying High Risk PatientsBreast Imaging Center

by CancerIQ, on Oct 29, 2019 10:22:26 AM

When implementing a hereditary cancer risk assessment program into routine care, the goal is simple: Provide genetic counseling and genetic testing to all high-risk patients. In doing so, healthcare providers …

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Topics:Workflow SolutionsBest PracticesHigh Risk Patient ManagementIdentifying High Risk Patients

by CancerIQ, on Oct 18, 2019 9:55:25 AM

With changing recommendations from the U.S. Preventative Services Task Force (USPSTF) on genetic screening for breast cancer, many breast imaging centers and primary care providers are asking the same question: …

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