The Independent Specialty Medical Advocate Model of Patient Navigation and Intermediate Health Outcomes in Newly Diagnosed Cancer Patients.

@article{Cobran2017TheIS,
  title={The Independent Specialty Medical Advocate Model of Patient Navigation and Intermediate Health Outcomes in Newly Diagnosed Cancer Patients.},
  author={Ewan K. Cobran and Yesenia Merino and Beth Roach and Sharon M. Bigelow and Paul Alphonso Godley},
  journal={Journal of oncology navigation & survivorship},
  year={2017},
  volume={8 10},
  pages={454-462}
}
Background Navigation programs are generally characterized as providing patient-centered support and guidance intended to help patients and family members overcome barriers such as timely diagnosis resolution, patient satisfaction, coping with primary and adjuvant treatment, management of side effects, and patient engagement in the healthcare process. The… CONTINUE READING