Establishing a Patient Navigator Program at Mount Desert Island Hospital

About This Grant:

Mount Desert Island Hospital will 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.

 

$161,614
2017
Patient Navigation
Patient Support
Screening

MAINE CANCER FOUNDATION GRANTS TO THIS ORGANIZATION:

Year Grant Title Category Amount Grant Recipient
2017 Establishing a Patient Navigator Program at Mount Desert Island Hospital Patient Navigation, Patient Support, Screening $161,614 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 Colorectal Cancer, Screening $7,481 Mount Desert Island Hospital