Patient Navigation Program

About This Grant:

Through this three-year grant, PBMC will develop and implement a new comprehensive Cancer Patient Navigator Program to expedite the time between an abnormal finding and treatment, thus improving patient health outcomes and reducing cancer mortalities. Grant funds will help support the salary and training of one full-time Cancer Patient Navigator to work collaboratively with patients, families and providers across PBMC, MaineHealth (MH) and beyond to ensure timely care for newly-diagnosed patients.

$161,388
2017
Patient Navigation
Patient Support
Screening

MAINE CANCER FOUNDATION GRANTS TO THIS ORGANIZATION:

Year Grant Title Category Amount Grant Recipient
2018 Screen to Save - Knox County Colorectal Cancer, Screening $32,055 Pen Bay Medical Center
2017 Patient Navigation Program Patient Navigation, Patient Support, Screening $161,388 Pen Bay Medical Center