TITLE

Steering through the medical maze

AUTHOR(S)
Walkinshaw, Erin
PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/18/2011, Vol. 183 Issue 15, p1697
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on patient navigators in the U.S. It states that patient navigators, originally established in the 1990s to help economically advantaged individuals and minorities access cancer treatment, have already been hired for all medical treatments. Elizabeth Russell, president of Patient Navigator LLC, says that patient navigators save American money.
ACCESSION #
67098144

 

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