Oncology case managers guide patient treatment

September 2010
Hospice Management Advisor;Sep2010, Vol. 15 Issue 9, p105
The article offers information on the oncology management program offered by Capital BlueCross to its members who have been diagnosed with cancer. Capital BlueCross medical director Jennifer Chambers states that the company has added the oncology case management to its specialty case management program because 20% of their case management service patients have cancer. It states that the program provides patients with case managers who are nurses trained to help them understand their disease.


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