Several short videos have been produced featuring Dr. Ed. Creagan, professor of medical oncology from the Mayo Clinic Medical School. The videos were compiled from an interview done when he was in Lincoln, June 2016 for several presentations about Building Strong Patient-Provider Relationships. The videos may useful for group viewing at staff meetings to stimulate discussion about the topics he addresses:
- Family History (click here for risk factors assessment and family medical history chart tools)
- Empathy Vs. Sympathy
- Breaking Bad News
To view, click here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC_61F9-eaHZ4Tw6EOCqEF8w
The CDC Health Literacy Website has training materials produced by the Centers for Disease Control and references to reliable training sources outside the CDC. Click on the link above for more information.
A New CAHPS® (Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems) Cancer Care Survey gives providers a new tool for assessing and improving their patients’ experiences with cancer treatment in outpatient and inpatient settings. Click here to download and use three instruments for different cancer treatment modalities, including; radiation oncology, medical oncology, and cancer surgery.