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primary care provider

usually a general practitioner (such as a family practitioner or internist) or other health care professional with a broad range of training who often sees the patient first before referring to medical specialists. Some health insurance plans require the patient to see their primary care provider before seeing other specialists. See also primary care physician.

Growing Cancer Survivor Population Needs New Models of ...

... face in terms of caring for this ... ideal models for survivorship care and
management of ... is already a shortage of primary care providers and oncology ...

http://www.cancer.org/research/acsresearchupdates/more/growing-cancer-survivor-population-needs-new-models-of-care

With a growing number of US cancer survivors facing life ...

... approaches to increase overall provider capacity, such ... specialists, training
for primary care to increase confidence in caring for survivors ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/content/@editorial/documents/document/acspc-033812.pdf

Summer 2013

... Health Care Provider-Focused Resources The Survivorship ... Survivorship Clinical
Care Guidelines The ... experts in oncology, primary care, and other ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/content/@editorial/documents/document/acspc-041310.pdf

Policy/Advocacy

... late effects) are largely unfamiliar to primary care providers; thus, inhibiting ...
otherwise healthy, often disconnect from their primary care provider for a ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/content/@editorial/documents/document/acspc-031411.pdf

Please Note: Reference to material from the following ...

... Patient Reported Outcomes - Health care providers' evaluation ... Number of visits
to Primary Care Provider • Number of visits to Medical Specialist ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/content/@behavioralresearchcenter/documents/document/acspc-043054.pdf

Survivor Guidelines Give Patients, Doctors Care Roadmap

... As survivors transition out of active treatment, they – and their primary
care providers – need to carefully monitor their health. ...

http://www.cancer.org/research/acsresearchupdates/more/survivor-guidelines-give-patients-doctors-care-roadmap

Colorectal Cancer Survivors' Needs and Preferences for ...

... 95 (84) Visited other doctors besides cancer doctor or primary care provider
since completing treatment 127 (73) ... Oncology providers Colorectal ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/content/@behavioralresearchcenter/documents/document/acspc-036213.pdf

The National Cancer Survivorship Resource Center

... cancer center, primary care medical groups) to add ... among a wide variety of
professionals caring ... to support implementation of clinical care ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/content/@behavioralresearchcenter/documents/document/acspc-036259.pdf