Welcome to the GW Cancer Control TAP Resource Repository! You can search this collection of CCC resources and tools using the categories below, or you can scroll down to browse the resources. Examples of resources include research reports, toolkits, fact sheets and infographics, as well as sample program plans and guides for developing new programs. We regularly add new resources, and you can submit your own as well.
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|Advancing Patient-Centered Cancer Survivorship Care Toolkit||
The GW Cancer Center developed the Advancing Patient-Centered Cancer Survivorship Care Toolkit to support training and technical assistance from Comprehensive Cancer Control Programs/Coalitions to health care providers/organizations in order to improve patient-centered cancer survivorship care in their state, tribe or territory. All parts of this toolkit can be adapted to fit your specific needs. These tools are intended to serve as a starting point to help address reported care needs of post-treatment cancer survivors.
This tip sheet provides cancer survivors and caregivers with information and resources to help cope with COVID-19.
The guide includes a checklist, sample agendas, promotion tips, worksheets for workshop activities and facilitation instructions.
The slide deck includes two presentations, speaker notes and slides to facilitate activities.
The GW Cancer Center has developed three assessment strategies based on the Patient-Centered Survivorship Care Index. These tools are a provider survey, an organizational assessment and a patient survey.
This brief worksheet can help patients prepare for their next doctor’s visit. The GW Cancer Center offers a formatted version and a version that can be adapted.
Download Formatted Version of Preparing for Your Doctor’s Visit
This checklist can help inform providers’ clinical encounters with people who have a history of cancer and are not in active treatment. The GW Cancer Center offers a formatted version and a version that can be adapted.
This document contains links to resources that can support both providers and people with a history of cancer.
This no-cost, continuing education program is intended for primary care providers or others who provide follow-up care to cancer survivors. The course covers late and long-term effects of treatment for a variety of cancer types and how to advance patient-centered survivorship care.
To learn and connect with peers about how they are adapting and using the Advancing Patient-Centered Cancer Survivorship Care Toolkit, visit: gwcancercenter.forumbee.com.
This toolkit was funded through a Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) Eugene Washington PCORI Engagement Award (EA #12744).
|Advancing Patient-Centered Cancer Survivorship Care Workshop Planning and Facilitation Guide||
This guide is part of the Advancing Patient-Centered Cancer Survivorship Care Toolkit to support training and technical assistance from Comprehensive Cancer Control Programs/Coalitions to health care providers/organizations in order to improve patient-centered cancer survivorship care in their state, tribe or territory. It includes a checklist, sample agendas, promotion tips, worksheets for workshop activities and facilitation instructions.
|Advancing Patient-Centered Cancer Survivorship Care Workshop Slide Deck||
These slides are part of the Advancing Patient-Centered Cancer Survivorship Care Toolkit to support training and technical assistance from Comprehensive Cancer Control Programs/Coalitions to health care providers/organizations in order to improve patient-centered cancer survivorship care in their state, tribe or territory. It includes two presentations, speaker notes and slides to facilitate activities.
|Advancing Progress in the Development of Combination Cancer Therapies with Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors||
The proceedings from this workshop examine the current treatment landscape and various aspects of combination therapy development with PD-1/PD-L1 immune checkpoint inhibitors, including:
|Advancing Sexual and Gender Minority Measures in the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System||
This article highlights the critical role of surveillance systems like the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) in informing informing health care recommendations and ensuring that the health disparities of LGBT populations are measured and analyzed. To ensure health disparities of all LGBT Americans are addressed, it is vital for all states and territories to adopt and continue to implement sexual and gender minority measures in their state BRFSS, and highly consider it as part of the core demographic questionnaire.
|Advancing the Field of Cancer Patient Navigation: A Toolkit for Comprehensive Cancer Control Professionals||
Patient navigation is an intervention that addresses barriers to quality standard care by providing individualized assistance to patients, survivors and families. The need for patient navigation arose from the understanding that some cancer patients have challenges accessing care. These challenges are often the result of social determinants of health and health disparities. This toolkit was developed to guide states in advancing patient navigation. This resource can be used to:
|Advancing Tobacco Prevention and Control in Rural America||
This comprehensive report examines rates and patterns of commercial tobacco use across rural subpopulations; explores aspects of the rural context that may affect tobacco prevention and control efforts; and presents challenges and opportunities for improving rural health through tobacco prevention and control. The report highlights a variety of examples of tobacco prevention and control efforts underway in rural communities across America that can be replicated and scaled to reduce the prevalence of commercial tobacco use and improve public health.
|Advancing Tobacco Prevention and Control in Rural America||
This toolkit, develped by the National Network of Public Health Institutes (NNPHI), is designed to help public health professionals, health department leaders, elected officials, and tobacco control advocates address tobacco use in their communities.
The Prevent Cancer Foundation grassroots advocacy toolkit is a resource for individuals interested in cancer prevention and early detection issues. This toolkit provides information, tips, and tools to support legislative, policy, personal, community, and media advocacy. The Prevent Cancer Foundation is pleased to support advocates who wish to learn more about how they can be their own best advocate at all levels.
|Affordable Care Act (ACA) Enrollment Assistance for LGBT Communities: A Resource for Behavioral Health Providers||
This guides health professionals in helping lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people understand health insurance options, particularly mental health and substance abuse benefits and services, under the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and enroll in plans.