Waldo Screen to Save

This project will implement evidence-based intervention strategies to increase colorectal cancer screening rates among the rural communities served by Waldo County General Hospital (WCGH), its four affiliated healthcare centers and 19 primary care practices. WCGH’s Population Health Team of three Patient Care Coordinators will work proactively with primary care providers and staff to deliver colorectal cancer prevention education, FIT screening kits and other educational and screening resources to over 2000 patients per year, for each of the two project years.

Organization: 
Waldo County General Hospital
Grant Amount Given: 
$45,566
Year Issued: 
2017
Grant Category: 
Screening
Types of Cancer: 
Colon
Colorectal

Maine Cancer Foundation Grants to this Organization:

Year Program Amount Category Organization
2017 Waldo Screen to Save $45,566 Screening Waldo County General Hospital
2010 Patient Navigator Program $6,465 Navigator Waldo County General Hospital