VHAN Key Aim

Cancer Screening

Our vision is to improve the health and wellness of VHAN patients through the completion of preventive cancer screenings. 

Clinical Champions

Prioritizing cancer screening rates and meeting quarterly to identify areas for improvement 

Screening Gaps Reports

Providing monthly reports that clearly indicate gaps in patient care 

Tools for Practices

Created a shared decision-making guide and checklists that indicate when screenings are due 

Best Practice Guide

Created a guide with various levels of intervention for practices to customize and implement 

Podcast Episodes

Highlighting patient engagement tactics and health equity concerns related to cancer 

VHANtage Point Launch

Conducted a pilot Learning Exchange event focused on motivating patients to seek preventive screenings 

For Medicare aged patients, VHAN has a 75.5% screening rate for breast cancer and a 78% rate for colorectal cancer. This is across VHAN’s Medicare Advantage contracts and ACOs participating in the Medicare Shared Savings Program (MSSP).

Data is from CY 2020 

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