Helping patients quit the use of tobacco products improves the efficacy of their treatment and lowers the odds of recurrence or developing a second primary. Our Tobacco Cessation Program is free to all patients with a cancer diagnosis residing in the state of Michigan. To support your patients in quitting any tobacco product, click here.
Identify a Patient Advocate
If a patient is unable to make health care decisions themselves, a Patient Advocate (also known as a Health Care Proxy) can facilitate the patient’s wishes. Your patients may not know that the option to appoint someone exists. To learn how to support your patients in identifying a Patient Advocate, click here.
QOPI Data Abstraction
MOQC endorses oncology practices to use the ASCO-QOPI platform to collect and access practice and site-specific data. MOQC then receives practice data aggregated at the state level to identify gaps in quality care and to build programs to support practices in closing those gaps. To learn more, click here.
The MOQC oral oncolytic initiative aims to improve the quality of care provided to patients receiving oral oncolytic therapy throughout Michigan. The initiative supports practices in conducting current state assessments, implementing quality improvement processes and providing resources including documentation templates, patient and staff education and patient-reported outcomes (PRO). Read more.
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Superior West Regional Meeting
September 27, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Days Inn, 2403 U.S. 41 West, Marquette
Friday, January 19, 2018
The Inn at St. John’s, Plymouth, MI
Registration opening soon!
June Biannual Meeting
FRIDAY, JUNE 22, 2018
Support for the Michigan Oncology Quality Consortium is provided by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Michigan (BCBSM) as part of the BCBSM Value Partnerships program. BCBSM’s Value Partnerships program provides clinical and executive support for all CQI programs. Although Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan and MOQC work collaboratively, the opinions, beliefs and viewpoints expressed by the author do not necessarily reflect the opinions, beliefs and viewpoints of BCBSM or any of its employees.