CCM Founder Serving on Newly Formed National Psychosocial Cancer Care Alliance

March 31, 2008 by admin

CCM’s Executive Director, Dr. Bernard Bandman, is serving on the Education and Awareness Committee at the Alliance for Quality Psychosocial Cancer Care. Formed to advance the recommendations of the Institute of Medicine’s 2008 report on “Cancer Care for the Whole Patient: Meeting Psychosocial Healthcare Needs,” the alliance is composed of healthcare professionals and advocacy groups working to implement guidelines for psychosocial distress screening and treatment of cancer patients.