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Dr. Charis Eng Discusses her Breast Cancer Research

October 18th, 2019|

Charis Eng, MD, PhD, chair of Cleveland Clinic’s Genomic Medicine Institute, and co-founder of Family Care Path,  discusses the research that is being done through the five-year $1.6 million Gray Foundation Grant in the October Cleveland Clinic Catalyst eNews Issue. Jill Stefancin has shared that this grant is allowing Dr. Eng and her collaborators to further [...]

Breast Cancer Awareness

October 1st, 2019|

Coloring October Pink for Breast Cancer Awareness An estimated 268,600 women will be diagnosed with invasive breast cancer this year, and the illness will kill 41,760 women, according to the Susan G. Komen organization. Through the efforts of many organizations to educate and increase awareness of breast cancer risk and prevention there has been [...]

Patient Navigation Reduces Barriers to Care

September 3rd, 2019|

Patient Navigation Reduces Barriers to Care A patient-centered team approach can measurably improve the quality, accessibility, and affordability of services provided for oncology patients. Patient navigation in the oncology patient population provides individualized assistance to patients, families, and caregivers to help overcome barriers within the community and healthcare system in order to facilitate timely [...]

Patient Navigation Relieves Stress of Cancer Diagnosis

July 10th, 2019|

Patient Navigation Relieves Stress of Cancer Diagnosis A cancer diagnosis can be an overwhelming experience for a patient producing feelings of fear, anxiety, confusion, grief and depression. The patient’s path through the healthcare system involves dealing with these feelings while coordinating tests and consultations to determine their treatment.   Additionally, many patients do not fully [...]

Benefits of Patient Navigation

May 9th, 2019|

Benefits of Patient Navigation May 2019 Patient navigation is one-on-one engagement with a patient to facilitate timely access to care through identification of potential barriers that may limit the patient from receiving adequate healthcare. Social determinants can create barriers to patient health care such as finances, transportation, health or insurance literacy, cultural and ethnic [...]

Family Care Path, Inc. Wins Health Value Award

May 1st, 2019|

April 30, 2019 FCP is honored to be among the 30 winners of the 2019 Health Value Award presented by the Validation Institute. We appreciate being recognized as a Spotlight company for the unique and innovative clinical support applications that we offer to employers and healthcare providers. Family Care Path develops, adapts and markets [...]