Quality of Life Task Force
About Quality of Life
Quality of life includes the identification and assessment of the scope of cancer care services available throughout New Hampshire that provide individualized options for whole person care along the continuum of care. Community partners will address gaps and barriers to these services.
Cancer Plan Goal
Currently working on Goal #3: Optimize quality of life for those affected by cancer.
Improve access to quality: diagnostic and treatment services, clinical trial/research, and pallitavie care of all citizens of NH.
Strategy: Reduce the percentage of people who report unmanaged pain.
Task Force Co-Leaders
Elliot Regional Cancer Center
NH Hospice and Palliative Care Organization
News and Events
E-cigarettes increase risk of cigarette smoking in youth, EurekAlert, 6/28/17
Vaping teens more likely to take up regular cigarettes, Reuters Health, 6/26/17
In the Business of Saving Lives: New England Regional Conference of Radon Professionals, Digital Journal, 6/23/17
Skin Cancer: The Latest Research, News, And Advice, NHPR, 5/31/17
Lebanon smoking ban to take effect in July, WCAX.com, 5/29/17
Kites Against Cancer returns to Hampton Beach on May 21, Seacoast Online