TITLE

Oncology CMs guide patients through treatment

PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
Patient Education Management;Sep2010, Vol. 17 Issue 9, p103
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the oncology case management program introduced by Capital BlueCross in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania in the spring of 2010, in which cancer patients are given assistance and guidance in understanding their disease and their treatment options.
ACCESSION #
53854344

 

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