Cancer Plan Minnesota 2025

Objective 4

Increase low-dose CT scan screening among persons at high risk for lung cancer

STRATEGIES

4.1 Educate primary care providers about lung cancer screening guidelines based on age and smoking history

4.2 Add pack-years to smoking history captured in data systems to determine who is eligible for lung cancer screening

4.3 Expand public awareness of lung cancer screening guidelines

4.4 Conduct targeted outreach activities in populations with high rates of smoking and lung cancer

4.5 Provide eligible quitline users with information about lung cancer screening programs

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SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS

Original Cancer Plan Detection workgroup draft objective on lung cancer.

Detection workgroup page.

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MEASURES

Measure: Utilization of low dose CT screening
Data Source: TBD (Potential use of All Payer Claims Database)
Baseline: TBD Target: TBD