Breast and Lung Cancer Patient Navigation
Flagler Hospital’s patient navigator program has been designed to
help patients move through the process of breast and Lung cancer all the
way through diagnosis, surgery, treatment and recovery. Your Navigator
will answer any questions which might arise, discuss test results and
recommended treatments, serve as your advisor and advocate, and help coordinate
your personalized care plan. The importance of this role is best expressed
through the words of a patient.
“Being away from home was particularly frightening, while also knowing
the serious possibilities that could have occurred. Flagler’s navigator
was informative, caring, and showed empathy to my situation. She listened
to my fears and helped so much... “
Click here and select video 5 to learn more about the Cancer Institute's
Patient Navigation program.