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Provide usage to produce clinical and market intelligence that contributes to the growth and success of a cancer program.

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Cancer Registry

Provide usage to produce clinical and market intelligence that contributes to the growth and success of a cancer program.

>>> General
1 Access to wide range of exclusive tracking and reporting capabilities
2 Perform caseload analysis over time, to evaluate the relative effectiveness of different therapies against different types of cancers in different types of patients.
3 Assist in conducting comprehensive internal historic comparisons and external comparisons against published national and regional norms.
4 Record and report data, monitor physician AJCC staging , and comply with Ministry of Health and national electronic reporting requirements
5 Import demographic and clinical data from any department ( ex: Health information management , pathology , radiation oncology )
6 Extensive edit checks, assuring quality of data
7 Quality assurance for commentaries on diagnosis and follow-up
8 Address labels , follow-up letters
9 Graphical presentation of survival data, based on multiple methods of calculating survival
10 Ability for data on individual cases to be retrieved by any one of the on-line indices for name, accession number, site, medical record number or social security number
11 Ability to view and maintain data over time , regardless of whether the case is complete
12 Provide categories of case status

>>> Tools
13 Death search and survival
14 Telephone / address directories
15 Central registries
16 Links to cancer-related sites for cancer treatment information by specific disease, relate oncology topics, and patient education material
17 Ability to retain and retrieve tumor registry information
18 Ability to generate semi-annual and yearly anniversary letters
19 Ability to generate abstracts for the Ministry of Public Health
20 Ability to receive data from outside sources ( MOH , other Hospitals ) according to Hospital standard

>>> Query
21 Search and sort on every field

>>> Reports
22 Chronological summaries
23 Incidence rates by anatomical site
24 Survival rates by anatomical site by therapy
25 Print and display charts
26 Statistical reports

>>> Interfaces
27 Radiation therapy link
28 General medical information links
29 Oncology information links
30 Medical records Chemotherapy

Last Updated ( Tuesday, 28 October 2008 01:41 )  

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