Enhancing Women Cancer Survivors’ Quality of Life

A program created by two UW Health advanced practice providers to help women manage sexual side effects from cancer treatment is featured in the latest issue of the Journal of the Advanced Practitioner in Oncology.

The article reports on the success of the Women’s Integrative Sexual Health (WISH) Program, started by Lori A. Seaborne, MPAS, PA-C in the Department of Surgery and Joanne K. Rash, MPAS, PA-C in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. The two began the WISH Program at the University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center in 2013.

Of 228 patients who participated in the program up to July 2019, 113 responded to a survey asking about their experiences. Nearly all (95%) said they would recommend the WISH Program to other women.

Read the full journal article: WISH JADPRO article