Establishing a Patient Navigator Program at Mount Desert Island Hospital

Mount Desert Island Hospital proposes to establish a Patient Navigator Program to improve workflow for cancer screenings and treatments; develop education and engagement for patients and Hospital staff; help address the financial, social, and emotional aspects of cancer care for our patients, giving them a dedicated guide throughout the treatment process; and bridge Integrated Care Team efforts with clinical interactions for our cancer patients.

Organization: 
Mount Desert Island Hospital
Grant Amount Given: 
$161,614
Year Issued: 
2017
Grant Category: 
Navigator
Types of Cancer: 
All

Maine Cancer Foundation Grants to this Organization:

Year Program Amount Category Organization
2017 Establishing a Patient Navigator Program at Mount Desert Island Hospital $161,614 Navigator Mount Desert Island Hospital
2016 A Novel System to Increase Colorectal Screenings and Ensure Compliance in a Targeted Subset of Patients at Mount Desert Island Hospital $7,481 Screening Mount Desert Island Hospital