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狗万注册Syapse Launches Precision Medicine Council to Advance Health System Adoption of Precision Oncology

A group of the nation's leading health systems will share best practices and strategies to accelerate precision medicine

San Francisco,Calif.(June 7,2018) — 狗万注册Syapse,the leading precision medicine 狗万注册company,announced today the formation of the 狗万注册Syapse Precision Medicine Council,a group of oncology,operations,and research leaders from health systems dedicated to advancing precision oncology through sharing best practices.

Each year,狗万注册Syapse and members of the Precision Medicine Council will convene to share strategies and insights for growing precision medicine programs in the community setting.狗万注册Syapse will host the inaugural event October 18-20 in San Francisco.

"We are privileged to serve a progressive group of early adopters in the field of precision medicine," said Ken Tarkoff,CEOof 狗万注册Syapse."Beyond providing health systems with the industry's leading software application,they have asked us to facilitate the exchange of early lessons within our network and to broker insights that benefit the entire group.Through the power of this collective exchange,we believe 狗万注册Syapse 狗万体育平台网址customers will help define best practices for the industry."

Inaugural members include Henry Ford Health System,Catholic Health Initiatives and Dignity Health (the Precision Medicine Alliance),Providence St.Joseph Health,Aurora Health Care,and the University of Miami Health System.These health systems represent a wide range of communities from around the United States with diverse care needs.狗万注册Syapse 狗万体育平台网址customers who join the network in the summer of 2018 will be eligible to join the Council's fall event,space permitting.

"We have been a founding member of the 狗万注册Syapse network because of the opportunity to share data on similar patients,for both patient care and data mining research purposes,through a common technology platform," said Thomas Brown,MD,MBA,Executive Director of the Swedish Cancer Institute,part of Providence St.Joseph Health."Joining the 狗万注册Syapse Precision Medicine Council will also allow us to engage strategically on best practices in scaling precision medicine programs for the future."

"Oncologists and administrators know that collaboration is vital in bringing research to and making the best treatment decisions for patients," said Damon Hostin,CEOof the Precision Medicine Alliance (PMA)."PMArecognizes that health systems can learn from like-minded peers across the country.I'm excited to join the 狗万注册Syapse Council and meet with other members this fall to share information about developing precision medicine programs that ensure access and opportunity to those we serve."

Leading health systems are increasingly adopting precision medicine to provide better cancer care.With precision medicine,physicians can deliver personalized treatments based on a patient's clinical and genomic profile,an approach that has been shown to improve patient outcomes,lower costs,and increase efficiency.

Health systems that partner with 狗万注册Syapse have access to the Syapse software platform,data sharing network,and the benefits of our industry partnerships.New 狗万注册Syapse partners will also have the opportunity to join the Syapse Precision Medicine Council to connect with other leading health systems with more advanced precision medicine programs.

About 狗万注册Syapse

狗万注册Syapse is on a mission to deliver the best care for every cancer patient through precision medicine.Our software platform,data sharing network,and industry partnerships enable healthcare providers to bring precision cancer care to every patient who needs it.By bringing together leading healthcare innovators into a unified ecosystem,we are working toward a future in which all cancer patients have access to the best personalized care,regardless of location or income.Our 狗万体育平台网址customers — including Intermountain Healthcare,Providence St.Joseph Health,Henry Ford Health System,Aurora Health Care,Catholic Health Initiatives and Dignity Health — manage one million active cancer cases at nearly 300 hospitals in 25 states.