Dr. Tiffany Avery will discuss how the oncology community can promote care equity using pathways
EL SEGUNDO, CA – September 29, 2021: NantHealth, Inc. (NASDAQ: NH), a provider of enterprise solutions that help businesses transform complex data into actionable insights, today announced that Dr. Tiffany Avery, Chief Medical Officer, was selected to present a continuing education session at the Oncology Clinical Pathways Congress 2021. Dr. Avery’s session, titled Utilizing Pathways to Advance Equity in Cancer Care, will take place virtually on Friday, October 1, 2021, and cover how clinical pathways can promote equity in oncology by recognizing the existence of bias in cancer care.
The Oncology Clinical Pathways Congress is a yearly meeting for those in the cancer care field to come together and positively impact the future of patient care. Dr. Avery will share the importance of recognizing bias in cancer care and acknowledging the disconnect that can lead to inequitable treatment. She will offer solutions to address disparities, provide transparency and affect change to ensure equitable treatment for all cancer patients regardless of their circumstances.
“The landscape of cancer care is rapidly evolving, and recognizing what stands in the way of equitable treatment is the first step in breaking down barriers that hinder patients from receiving the best care,” said Dr. Avery. “I look forward to the opportunity to share how the use of oncology pathways and adding health equity experts to guideline panels and advisory groups can provide transparency for stakeholders.”
Title: “Utilizing Pathways to Advance Equity in Cancer Care”
Presenter: Dr. Tiffany Avery, Chief Medical Officer, NantHealth
Date and Time: Friday, October 1, 2021, 5:40-6:25 pm ET
Where: Oncology Clinical Pathways Congress Virtual Experience
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NantHealth, a member of the NantWorks ecosystem of companies, provides enterprise solutions that help businesses transform complex data into actionable insights. By offering efficient ways to move, interpret, and visualize complex and highly sensitive information, NantHealth enables customers in healthcare, life sciences, logistics, telecommunications and other industries to automate, understand and act on data while keeping it secure and scalable. NantHealth’s product portfolio comprises the latest technology in payer/provider collaboration platforms for real-time coverage decision support (Eviti and NaviNet), and data solutions that provide multi-data analysis, reporting and professional services offerings (Quadris). The OpenNMS Group, Inc., a NantHealth subsidiary, helps businesses monitor and manage network health and performance. For more information, visit nanthealth.com, follow us on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and YouTube, and subscribe to our blog.
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