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CHOC Children's Hospital
Childhood cancers (who are now OVER age 18)
Offer consultations to survivors who were not treated at the institution?
CHOC After Cancer Treatment Survivorship (ACTS) Program
Lilibeth Torno, MD
Janet Hager, RN
1201 W. La Veta
Appointments or new patient referrals
General clinic information
Serve all cancer types?
Survivors in this clinic are routinely seen by
Nurse Practitioner, Pediatric Oncologist, Multidisciplinary Team, Nurse or nurse navigator, Psychologist, Social worker
Which of the following eligibility criteria must survivors meet to be seen in the program?
Must have completed initial treatment (defined as surgery, chemotherapy, and/or radiotherapy)., Must be at least at X years from diagnosis, Must be disease free or have disease in remission, Neuro-oncology patients eligible, BMT patients eligible
What model of care does the program use?
Multidisciplinary : Patients seen by providers from two or more disciplines (e.g., nursing, psychology, nutrition, medical specialties, etc.), Disease Specific : Clinic sees survivors of a specific type of cancer or treatment., Consultative Service : One time, or additional upon request, visit to address survivorship issues, provide treatment summary, care plan and refer to subspecialties for further evaluation)., Follow-up care : Survivorship clinic assumes the follow up care of certain populations of cancer survivors after a certain time point
Does the institution offer special clinical programs (not just educational programs or inservices) addressing any of the following survivorship concerns?
Chemo-brain (Cognitive dysfunction), Cardiac late effects, Psychosocial concerns / counseling, Nutritional issues
More information about this clinic not captured above?
The CHOC ACTS Clinic provides services to survivors up to age 26.