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Jul142016No Comments

Help improve screening rates by adding your name to patient correspondence

I’ve signed up! Have you? Adding your name to letters inviting patients to get screened for cancer significantly increases the chances that they’ll undergo screening. With this in mind, Cancer Care Ontario (CCO) has invited Family Physicians to include...
Jul122016No Comments

Ontario has among the highest cancer screening participation, but more could be done

July 12, 2016 (TORONTO) — Ontario has among the highest percentage of people who report being up-to-date on colorectal and breast cancer screening among the Canadian provinces and territories, while cervical cancer screening rates fall in the mid-range,...