How Far We’ve Come The Reid R. Sacco Adolescent & Young Adult (AYA) Cancer Program at Tufts Medical Center welcomed our first patients in January 2013. To celebrate our first five-years we presented a recap to some of our some … Continued
What is important in regards to follow-up care? A Swiss study, titled Preferences for the organization of long-term follow-up in adolescent and young adult cancer survivors, published in the Supportive Care in Cancer Journal sought to provide an answer to … Continued
Survivorship Care Plans developed out of a need to provide specialized health care to a growing number of cancer survivors. Here we provide an overview of the AYA Program’s care model, the continuing evolution of plans in the US and a recent Dutch study which explored the effectiveness of survivorship care plans.
Passport for Care can help simplify your medical care. Learn more about how we incorporate it into the AYA Clinic.
Peer Navigation in the AYA Program At our AYA Cancer Clinic, our goal is to provide age-appropriate and comprehensive care for individuals in an environment that projects comfort, compassion and collaboration. As part of our effort to accomplish this, we use … Continued