ScreenOutCancer in Action

If you’re looking for ideas on how your health system can increase cancer screening rates for patients, check out these success stories.

Closeup photo of a T-shirt to promote colorectal cancer screening. It shows a poop emoji saying, Ask me why I'm smiling.
A St. Petersburg clinic more than doubled its colorectal cancer screening rates by reaching out to patients more directly and helping them overcome barriers to care.
Photo of a person measuring the height of a sign in a mammography clinic to ensure it is accessible to all patients.
Cancer program staff in Vermont helped state clinics improve accessibility for patients with disabilities, which helped all patients.
Photo of the White Eagle Health Center
Cancer program and clinic staff worked together to improve screening practices for Native Americans in Oklahoma.
Photo of Ms. Maria Barrera making a presentation
More immigrants got screened for breast and cervical cancer when patient navigators in Philadelphia helped them overcome barriers.
Page last reviewed: September 14, 2020