The perfect storm of the latest cancer treatments and patient information has hit the (CTCA) Cancer Treatments Centers of America. The collaborative efforts of NantHealth and Allscripts with CTCA now allows doctors at the center to access data about what is happening in the world of oncology in real time.
This centralized access contains information about the most current procedures, treatments, and treatment outcomes gives both the physician and patient the best information on how to develop a plan of care. The resource allows the latest input data to the physician so the plan of care can be realized sooner and more efficiently.
The real-time network of data provides:
*Customized treatment regimens for each patient, including their current health and specific type of cancer.
*Comparisons of many treatment options, and the average market cost.
*Touch screen computer order entry
*Recommended by Eviti, each treatment is mapped within the EHR to care plan CTCA order sets. This includes a unique approach for each individual based on their history and needs.
*Reports in real time up-to-date adverse drug reactions, toxicity, response rates, and current guidelines plus shows supporting clinical data.
Cancer Treatments Centers Of America was founded in 1988 to provide hospitals that solely focus on cancer treatment. There are five CTCA hospitals are located in:
CTCA specializes in these types of cancers including lung, melanoma, cervical breast, prostate, colorectal, throat, lymphomas, ovarian, pancreatic, and more. A personalized care team is assembled for each patient that includes a medical or radiation oncologist, pain management physician, and dietitian to assure the highest quality of care and recovery. CTCA is aware that that cancer can vary with each individual. Each plan is created to best match each patient individual needs and concerns. Their staff of specialists is focused on cancer treatment and recovery.
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