This NCI blog post reviews a trial that provided rural women with an interactive video of tailored messages about cancer screening plus a phone call with a patient navigator to get them up to date on breast, cervical, and colorectal cancer screenings.
3-in-1 Approach Helps Women in Rural Areas Get Cancer Screenings
Funding Community Health Workers and Patient Navigators in Cancer Care: Understanding New Medicare Billing Codes
February 27, 2024
This presentation helped explain the CY2024 CMS physician fee schedule (aka "CMS rule") as it pertains to Principal Illness Navigation, Community Health Integration, and Social Determinants of Health Risk Assessment codes.
February 26, 2024
National Minority* Health Month (NMHM) is observed annually in April. NMHM is an opportunity to raise awareness about health disparities affecting populations that have been marginalized, discriminated against and excluded in American culture, both historically and currently. NMHM acknowledges the…
February 16, 2024
Created by the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR), National Cancer Prevention Month (NCPM) is observed every February and promotes modifiable health behaviors to reduce the risk of cancer through factors like commercial tobacco use, physical inactivity, excessive sun exposure and…