Patient Navigators

Delivering the Best Care to Patients

Katherine Sharpe, SVP ACS, discusses how the navigation program should work to find the best resources for patients.

Clarity in Defining Roles in a Navigation Program

Determining the goals and the tasks of individuals within the navigation team is essential in creating a successful program, explains Katherine Sharpe, SVP, ACS.

Finding Funding for Navigation Programs

Katherine Sharpe, SVP ACS, views removing barriers to care a crucial aspect of oncology navigation.

Navigation and Value Based Cancer Care

Katherine Sharpe, SVP ACS, explains how oncology navigation helps to remove barriers to care and improves patient outcomes.

Poverty Relief and Priorities of Hope

Rev Dr Jason Coker addresses the interconnected problems of poverty among rural populations and the need for a holistic approach to problem-solving.

Creating a National Coalition of Providers

Rev Dr Jason Coker on the necessity of having a national coalition linking local programs together for greater access.

Assessing the Strengths of Disaparate Communities

Rev Dr Jason Coker offers insight into rural poverty and the provision of cancer care in disparate communities.

A Look at Patient Care Connect

Dr Edward Partridge breaks down the details of Patient Care Connect, assessing that it provides an extra layer of care for patients and helps the healthcare team work at their professional level.

Patient Navigators Are Underutilized

Jennifer Bires thinks that people sometimes don't realize how much a patient navigator can offer them.