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Breast Cancer Awareness Poster – CoC

Published on September 25, 2016 By Michele

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If you are a CoC-accredited facility a free Breast Cancer Awareness Poster is available to your organization for the month of October.  This year’s poster was announced in the CoC newsletter is stunningly simple and beautiful and available for immediate download.  There are any number of ways you can use the poster, consider: Hospital Employees and Staff […]

What are the chances DCIS will come back?

Published on December 6, 2014 By Michele

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As Cancer Registrars we all hear physicians and cancer conference participants talk about the risk of a DCIS recurrence.  In this short video Dr. Rick Baehner, Senior Director of Pathology at Genomic Health, talks about what DCIS breast cancer patients can expect in terms of percentages.

Fun way to support Breast Cancer Awareness

Published on September 25, 2012 By Michele

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Every year, since 2008, OPI has put together a promotion for October Breast Cancer Awareness.  This is a fun, easy way to contribute to breast cancer research around the country.  Cancer Registrars, administrators, physicians and staff – why not purchase a pack or two for the folks at work to wear in support! To purchase on […]

The Need-to-Know About Breast Cancer

Published on July 10, 2012 By Michele

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Imagine what our public and healthcare communities might think about cancer registrars who began producing infographics such as this instead of the boring, bland or over-crowded graphs that we see all too often!  Now is the time to stretch, think and produce the results of your work so that it attracts physicians, staff and our […]

Keep a Breast Foundation

Published on February 4, 2011 By Michele

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I was headed south on the I-5 this afternoon and feeling a bit freeway challenged as the Friday afternoon rush seemed to close in around me.  Before things got out of hand and my “bad driver self” emerged, I decided to focus on the beautiful sunshine instead of getting irritated by the traffic or bad driving (from […]