ACCESS News

New Data Brief on Tobacco/Lung Cancer Screening in FQHCs

As part of the Cancer Prevention and Control Research Network (CPCRN), ACCESS team members serve on the Tobacco/Lung Cancer Screening workgroup. The workgroup conducted a national survey of Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs) regarding their tobacco cessation and lung cancer screening methods. The survey findings have been published via a data brief, which is provided below. 

New Implementation Videos

White House Clinics has posted two new videos on their Facebook page about implementation of the Proactive Office Encounter and its value to patients. 

 

Proactive Office Encounter listed on the Rural Health Information Hub website

ACCESS and the Proactive Office Encounter (POE) are now a featured under the "model and innovations" database on the Rural Health Information Hub (RHIhub) website. RHIhub serves a national information center for rural health issues in the United States, and is funded by the Federal Office of Rural Health Policy.

NEW ACCESS Website

The Appalachian Center for Cancer Education, Screening and Support (ACCESS) has a new website!