TITLE

Providing Continuing Care for Cancer Patients

AUTHOR(S)
Couris, John D.
PUB. DATE
July 2012
SOURCE
Healthcare Executive;Jul/Aug2012, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p54
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on Survivorship Training and Rehab (STAR) program introduced by Florida-based Jupiter Medical Center for improvising facilities for cancer patients. It discusses three phases for the implementation of program which include providing training to members of oncology and rehabilitation department, use of protocol for identifying problems that patients experience in rehabilitation centers and tracking outcomes in an ongoing process. INSET: Personal Experience Leads to New Model for Cancer Care.
ACCESSION #
77619597

 

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