Patient navigation has expanded as a promising approach to improve cancer care coordination and patient adherence.
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.
Patient navigators play a critical role in working across interdisciplinary cancer teams and guiding patient care throughout the cancer continuum.
There is a growing number of post-treatment cancer survivors in the USA. Cancer survivors can have a variety of care needs and health care professionals must be prepared to meet these needs.