Jennifer Klemp on the Cost of Survivorship Visits
Dr. Jennifer Klemp discusses ways to reduce the costs of survivorship visits for survivors of cancer.
Jennifer Klemp, PhD, MPH, and director of Cancer Survivorship at The University of Kansas Cancer Center, discusses ways to reduce the cost to the patient for survivorship visits.
Two methods that are used at Klemp's center are integrating visits with follow-up care visits and risk stratification. Risk stratification is creating a personalized care plan for each survivor, ensuring that they see all the specialists that they need to, and that there isn't any redundancy or unnecessary treatments.