Lay Health Worker Led Symptom Assessment Intervention

Not Recruiting

Trial ID: NCT03737058


Rising costs and poor patient experiences from under-treated symptoms have led to the demand for approaches that improve patients' experiences and lower expenditures. This observational project assigned a lay health worker to concuct proactive symptom assessments intended to achieve these goals among patients with advanced cancer.

Official Title

Joint Oncology Collaboration for Proactive Symptom Assessments by a Lay Health Worker

Stanford Investigator(s)

Manali Patel
Manali Patel

Associate Professor of Medicine (Oncology)


Inclusion Criteria:

   1. Clinical diagnosis of stage 3 and 4 cancer

   2. Clinical diagnosis of hematologic malignancy

   3. Must receive care at the Oncology Institute of Hope and Innovation

   4. Must be an enrollee of CareMore Medicare Advantage

Exclusion Criteria:



behavioral: Program participants

Not Recruiting

Contact Information

Stanford University
School of Medicine
300 Pasteur Drive
Stanford, CA 94305