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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 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 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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by CancerIQ, on Oct 2, 2019 6:18:03 PM

In part one of our three-part webinar series, we explored the enormous value proposition that cancer risk assessment, genetic counseling, and genetic testing present to health systems. Now, we highlight …

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Topics:Best PracticesHigh Risk Patient ManagementIdentifying High Risk PatientsBreast Imaging Center

by CancerIQ, on Oct 2, 2019 11:10:07 AM

In a 2018 study, researchers tested the efficacy of the Tyrer-Cuzick Lifetime risk model for identifying women at increased or high risk of hereditary breast cancer. In doing so, 100,318 …

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Topics:Best PracticesIdentifying High Risk PatientsBreast Imaging Center

by CancerIQ, on Sep 16, 2019 8:52:26 AM

Breast imaging centers are a hub for screening and early detection. They play an important role in identifying high-risk patients prior to a cancer diagnosis. We covered this in the …

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Topics:High Risk Patient ManagementIdentifying High Risk PatientsBreast Imaging Center

by CancerIQ, on Aug 28, 2019 5:36:08 PM

The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recently updated its recommendations to include more women for BRCA screening. Receiving less attention from that announcement was the recommendation that primary care …

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Topics:Best PracticesHealth Systems