Implementing a Lung Cancer Screening Program in the Community Oncology Setting

January 25, 2019
Michael Gieske, MD

Michael Gieske, MD, discusses how his community center was able to implement a lung cancer screening program.

Michael Gieske, MD, a family practitioner at St. Elizabeth Healthcare, discusses how his community center was able to implement a lung cancer screening program.

Gieske says it is important to have a core of passionate and dedicated providers. Most of the doctors that are doing this are doing so on the side in their spare time. This can be a barrier, but with a strong core, he says he was able to expand into a multidisciplinary team.