ABC Global Charter

ABC GLOBAL CHARTER

The ABC Global Charter aims to drive change in the care of patients with ABC, tailoring actions to make them relevant and feasible for different geographies and capacities. The Actions for Change aim to achieve near and longer-term goals, to give patients a voice, bring patient needs to the fore for driving decision-making and ultimately improve and extend their lives.

 

1.

Help patients with ABC live longer by doubling ABC median overall survival by 2025

2.

Enhance our understanding about ABC by increasing the collection of high quality data

3.

Improve the quality of life (QoL) of patients with ABC

4.

Ensure that all patients with ABC receive the best possible treatment and care by increasing availability of and access to care from a multidisciplinary team

5.

Improve communication between healthcare professionals (HCP) and patients with ABC through the provision of communication skills training for HCPs

6.

Meet the informational needs of patients with ABC by using easy to understand, accurate and up-to-date information materials and resources

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Ensure that patients with ABC are made aware of and are referred to non-clinical support services

8.

Counteract the stigma and isolation associated with living with ABC by increasing public understanding of the condition

9.

Ensure that patients with ABC have access to treatment regardless of their ability to pay

10.

Help patients with ABC continue to work by implementing legislation that protects their right to work and ensures flexible and accommodating workplace environments

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