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March is National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month: Check Out OCHIN Resources to Improve Colorectal Cancer Screening Rates

March is National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. OCHIN offers a suite of resources to help members increase screening rates, prevent patients from falling through the cracks, and save lives.

Colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of cancer deaths in the U.S. for both men and women. However, screening is an effective preventive measure. If signs of pre-cancer are found during screening, colorectal cancer can be completely prevented. More than a third of adults over the age of 50 are not screened appropriately. Many of the vulnerable patient populations OCHIN members serve are at elevated risk for colorectal cancer.

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New on Ella: OCHIN Epic Colorectal Cancer Screening Improvement Guide v2.0

The revised edition of the OCHIN Epic Colorectal Cancer Screening Improvement Guide brings together the full complement of OCHIN tools, reports, and recommended workflows. The Guide also features case studies by OCHIN members, highlighting successful innovations that improved this clinical quality measure, and patient outcomes.

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