Steering through the medical maze

Walkinshaw, Erin
October 2011
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/18/2011, Vol. 183 Issue 15, p1697
Academic Journal
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.


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