Closing the Loop with a Post-Biopsy Breast Clinic
Kimberly C. Hutcherson, M.D.
North Metropolitan Radiology Associates, LLP
Medical Director, Breast Imaging and Intervention
Gwinnett Breast Center/Gwinnett Medical Center
Lawrenceville, GA 30046
Dr. Hutcherson will explain the rationale for developing a post-biopsy clinic, the patient and physician centered goals, the infrastructure to provide
smooth coordination of care for breast patients, and how to measure success for the patients, healthcare team and the breast clinic.
- Creating a More Comprehensive Diagnostic Pathway for Breast Biopsy Patients – Vision & Goals
- The Breast Biopsy Process at Gwinnett Medical Center
- Planning the Post Biopsy Clinic – Who and How
- Operationalizing the Plan
- Results and Satisfaction Scores
Why Should You Attend?
As Comprehensive Breast Centers prepare for sweeping changes, such as the shift to value-based care, emphasis on patient satisfaction scores and new
quality metrics, improved coordination between departments, referring physicians and patients is critical. Healthcare professionals who are interested
in learning how to ensure timely results for breast biopsy patients, streamline access to specialists and improve processes and communications will
want to view the presentation.
This activity has been approved for 1 AMA PRA Credit™ for physicians and 1 Contact hour for nurses. This activity is approved for credit by the ASRT.