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November 30, 2018

Building a patient navigation program is a multistep process. Most of the processes are comparable whether the program is based in a clinical or community setting.

November 30, 2018

Building a patient navigation program is a multistep process. Most of the processes are comparable whether the program is based in a clinical or community setting.

November 30, 2018

Patient navigation has arisen quickly as a new health profession with great heterogeneity of background, training, roles, and practices.

November 30, 2018

Patient navigation has arisen quickly as a new health profession with great heterogeneity of background, training, roles, and practices.

November 30, 2018

The cancer care system suffers from unevenly distributed resources, variability in practice, workforce constraints, and misaligned financial incentives. (PDF) Quality Cancer Care. A quality cancer care system is equitable, patient-centered, safe, effective, and timely.

November 30, 2018

Survivorship care plans (SCPs)—documents intended to improve care for cancer survivors who have completed active treatment—are required, yet implementation is poor.

November 30, 2018

Patient navigation has expanded as a promising approach to improve cancer care coordination and patient adherence.

November 30, 2018

Purpose Patient navigation has emerged as a promising strategy in reducing disparities among diverse cancer patients. However, little is known about navigators’ own perspectives on their roles in providing culturally competent care.

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