Delivery of gynecologic oncology care: Optimizing scope of advanced practice providers to enhance patient care: A Society of Gynecologic Oncology Position Paper

  • Joanne K. Rash
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine, Madison, WI, United States of America
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  • Karen D. Lyle
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Magee Womens Hospital, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, United States of America
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  • Arati Jairam-Thodla
    Breast and Gynecologic Oncology, Stanford Hospital and Clinics, Stanford Women's Cancer Center, Palo Alto, CA, United States of America
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  • Yevgeniya Ioffe
    Corresponding author at: 11175 Campus Street, Coleman Pavilion, Room 11105, Loma Linda, CA 92350, United States of America.
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Department of Gynecology & Obstetrics, Loma Linda University School of Medicine, Loma Linda, CA, United States of America
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      • Advanced practice providers (APPs) possess multiple skill sets utilized for gynecologic oncology care.
      • With the aging population and future physician shortage, APPs are critical to providing gynecologic oncology care.
      • APPs provide revenue and add value to a gynecologic oncology practice. Understanding the nuances is essential.


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