Comprehensive, multidisciplinary services that provide whole-person care can be difficult to find. Experts are changing that.
Sickle Cell Disease
Respiratory viruses are known to cause severe complications in people with sickle cell disease, many of whom already face significant challenges.
Research from a sickle cell disease clinic hopes to shift the philosophy of subspecialty clinics to embrace a more holistic view of patient health.
Project ECHO leverages the expertise of specialists to help community providers across the region deliver evidence-based care for their patients with SCD.
A pilot program in a pediatric hematology clinic suggests ride-hailing services are an effective, low-cost solution for patients with transportation barriers.