Menu

The Role of the Navigator in Primary Care

March 5, 2019 | Video Library | Best Practices, Coordination of Care/Care Transitions, Role of the Navigator
Featuring:
Frank dela Rama, RN, MS, AOCNS, AGN-BC
Frank dela Rama, RN, MS, AOCNS, AGN-BC
Clinical Nurse Specialist, Oncology/Genomics & Prostate Cancer Nurse Navigator
As cancer care grows in complexity, oncology navigators are more needed than ever to help primary care physicians guide patients through their options, explains Frank dela Rama.
Related Articles
Navigators and Social Workers: Complementary Roles
Steve Pitman, JD
October 17, 2019 | Video Library | Coordination of Care/Care Transitions
Steve Pittman believes it's important for oncology navigators and social workers to work together to best serve their patients.
Navigators vs Social Workers in Providing Psychosocial Support
Steve Pitman, JD
October 17, 2019 | Video Library | Psychosocial Support Services/Assessment, Role of the Navigator
Steve Pittman sees overlap in the roles of the oncology navigator and the social worker in providing psychosocial support. He believes one of the most important jobs for either oncology team member is to simply listen to the patient.
Revisiting Our Approach to Treating Stage IV and Metastatic Prostate Cancer
Lillie D. Shockney, RN, BS, MAS, HON-ONN-CG
March 21, 2019 | Video Library | Best Practices, Patient Advocacy/Empowerment
AONN+ Co-Founder and Program Director Lillie D. Shockney discusses her involvement with US TOO, an advocacy organization for patients with prostate cancer. Ms Shockney speaks about the need to revisit the way decisions about treatment are made to ensure that the needs of the patient are foremost and that the treatment does not harm the patient.

Thank you to our Corporate Sponsors and Alliance Partners!

  • Silver Corporate Sponsor

    Silver Corporate Sponsor

  • Silver Corporate Sponsor

    Silver Corporate Sponsor

  • Silver Corporate Sponsor

    Silver Corporate Sponsor

  • Silver Corporate Sponsor

    Silver Corporate Sponsor

  • Silver Corporate Sponsor

    Silver Corporate Sponsor

  • Industry Relations Council Member

    Industry Relations
    Council Member

  • Industry Relations Council Member

    Industry Relations
    Council Member

  • National Alliance Partner

    National Alliance Partner

  • Health System Partner

    Health System Partner