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2017 Winners

The Association of Community Cancer Centers is proud to announce the 2017 ACCC Innovator Award recipients. These forward-thinking Cancer Program Members have created innovative strategies for the effective delivery of cancer care.

The Innovator Award recipients presented their creative, replicable programs at the ACCC 34th National Oncology Conference, October 18–20, 2017, in Nashville, TN.


Advocate Medical Group

Turning on the Light Switch: A Model Immunotherapy Program at an Oncology Practice
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Aurora Cancer Care

Aurora Health Care, Aurora Cancer Care

Now Playing! Drug-Specific Videos Improve Chemotherapy Patient Education
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Carolinas HealthCare System, Levine Cancer Institute

Wheels Up—Bringing Lung Cancer Education & Screening to Rural Patients
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Duke Cancer Institute

Come Together: A Health Disparities & Equity Cancer Program Built on Community Collaboration
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Loma Linda University Cancer Center

A Perfect Fit: Mentoring Experienced RNs to Meet Oncology Clinic Demand
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Northwest Medical Specialties, PLLC

Designed for Success: A Research-Based Approach to Meet OCM Requirement
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Penn Medicine Virtua Cancer Program

Beyond the Classroom: Students Improve Access to Supportive Care Services
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University of Alabama at Birmingham Comprehensive Cancer Center

Patient Care Connect—Lay Navigators Improve Quality & Reduce Cost of Care
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University of South Alabama, Mitchell Cancer Institute

An Acuity Tool to Optimize Nurse Navigation Caseloads
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