80% Colon Cancer Screening Project
This project will implement multi component interventions to increase colon cancer screening rates as recommended by the CDC Community Guide. Winthrop Family Medicine, Augusta Family Medicine and Gardiner Family Practices in partnership with MaineGeneral's Prevention center will increase colon cancer screening rates in these 3 practices to 80% by implementing new practice workflows including the use of Community Health Workers who will address barriers to screening with patients.
Maine Cancer Foundation Grants to this Organization:
|2017||80% Colon Cancer Screening Project||$99,627||Screening||MaineGeneral Health|
|2016||Expansion of the Role of Community Health Workers to Increase Colon Cancer Screening Rates||$29,937||Screening||MaineGeneral Health|
|2012||Cancer Screening Navigator Program||$25,000||Screening||MaineGeneral Health|
|2010||Move More exercise||$5,000||Education||MaineGeneral Health|
|2008||"No Polyp, No Cancer" Program Funding||$10,000||Education||MaineGeneral Health|