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The Benefits of a Hybrid Telehealth Services Model

The healthcare sector is continually evolving, and more people are taking advantage of the hybrid telehealth services model when they need to schedule an appointment with their physician. This shift began during COVID-19 lockdowns and has continued even though most…

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What Is Targeted Therapy and How Is It Used To Treat Cancer?

Although it’s still in its early stages, targeted therapy for cancer has revitalized hope for a true “cure for cancer” in the medical community. Judah Folkman, an American medical scientist specializing in angiogenesis, proposed the idea of an angiogenesis inhibitor…

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7 Questions to Ask Your Oncologist Before Cancer Treatment

Receiving a cancer diagnosis comes with an overload of information for patients. Trying to process a new reality feels overwhelming, and learning new terms and treatment information takes time. An effective way to learn is to create a list of…

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How to Improve Oncology Practice Management with AI and Automation

Administrative AI and automation technologies have been overlooked in the massive boom of recent healthcare innovations. While they may not be as exciting as surgical robots and other clinical AI solutions, AI and automation are crucial to improving practice administration…

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Everything to Know About Your Cancer Prognosis

When someone hears the word cancer, their first thought is often “Is cancer curable?” Many people want to know what their prognosis is right away, while others find it daunting. Your oncologist will not be able to predict what will…

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Horizon Oncology Expands Patient Services with Integrated Care Management Program

Horizon Oncology & Research Center is excited to continue serving patients in the Lafayette community through our robust patient services program, VerdiCares. Within that program, we are introducing Care Management services, a support service that provides an integrated approach to…

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