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Objective 2: Screening

Increase risk-appropriate screening for breast, cervical and colorectal cancers STRATEGIES 2.1 Partner with community organizations to develop culturally appropriate cancer screening education and outreach programs to reduce disparities 2.2 Encourage health care providers to use consistent messaging for patients to begin breast cancer screening and colorectal cancer screening based on personal, family history, genetic-risk and/or relevant […]

Prevention – Cancer Plan Draft 1

Challenge: Cancer is the leading cause of death in Minnesota. Equity: There is an unequal burden: some groups have higher rates of cancer. Objectives: Increase vaccination, health eating, and physical activity. Decrease tobacco use, UV exposure, and radon exposure. Strategies to overcome Challenges, build Equity, and meet Objectives: Healthy Eating: Promote a diet higher in […]

Minnesota Colorectal Cancer Network Action Meeting

The Minnesota Colorectal Cancer Network 2016 planed collective strategies to improve colon cancer screening rates for all Minnesotans. You can now view slides from the Meeting: Welcome Jane Korn: Timeline of Colon Cancer in MN Anne Snowden: Colon Cancer Screening in MN: Where are we today? Erin Peterson: Colon Cancer Coalition Matt Flory: CDC and NCCRT Tina […]