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Objective 19: Provide cancer patients with a comprehensive care summary and follow-up plan after completing treatment.

STRATEGIES

19.1 Promote the use of survivor care plans by health care providers and cancer patients.

19.2 Build existing treatment summary templates into systems of care.

19.3 Establish health care teams to coordinate care.

MEASURES


Cancer patients who have ever been given a written summary of all the cancer treatments received by a doctor, nurse or other health professionali

TARGET
50.0 %
BASELINE
40.0 %

i. CDC and BRFSS. Chronic disease indicators data, analysis conducted by MDH, 2010.