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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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The Future of Cancer Detection and Diagnosis Research

To determine the severity of cancer, doctors must initially detect and diagnose the disease. Some cancers offer early detection and prevention, while other types of cancer require diligence and invasive procedures. The ability to detect and diagnose cancer in its…

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Sarcoma Cancer Awareness: The Forgotten Cancer

July is National Sarcoma and Bone Cancer Awareness month, highlighting what’s widely considered the “forgotten cancer,” even though as many as 17,000 Americans are diagnosed with Sarcoma yearly. Research and drug development methods are challenging due to a lack of…

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Empowering Patients Through Advance Care Planning

According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, approximately 70% of Americans don’t currently have an advance care plan. Advance care management is critical for empowering patients, especially when a patient and their loved ones are dealing with…

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