Una Mano Amiga: Pilot Test of a Patient Navigator Program for Southwest New Mexico

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We conducted a pilot test of a patient navigation intervention (Una Mano Amiga) to address cancer health disparities in three rural counties in southwest New Mexico. We trained two bilingual lay health workers (promotoras) as patient navigators (PNs) to help adult cancer patients and their participating families in Grant, Luna, and Hidalgo counties… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s13187-017-1283-7

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@article{Vilchis2017UnaMA, title={Una Mano Amiga: Pilot Test of a Patient Navigator Program for Southwest New Mexico}, author={Hugo Vilchis and Lynn E. Onstad and Rachel Benavidez and Rebecca Castillo and Nigel Bush and Janet S{\'a}nchez and Mary A. O’Connell and B. C. Thompson and Carol Moinpour}, journal={Journal of Cancer Education}, year={2017}, pages={1-7} }