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Programs & Services

Cancer Patient Navigation

The service is available to facilitate timely access to information, support, and cancer services, for patients and families during key transition points along the cancer care continuum in Regional and Community based ambulatory cancer centers.

This service supports clients and their families by:

  • providing accurate information for patients so they can make informed decisions about their next steps
  • helping patients prepare for tests and cancer treatments by explaining test results and treatment choices or by referring patients to other resources or services
  • improving coordination of care by working with other healthcare providers
  • helping patients prepare for medical visits by explaining ahead of time what to expect
  • helping patients access financial resources and community supports