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Nurse Navigators Help Cancer Patients Cope Early in Care

Cancer patients who received support from a nurse navigator or advocate soon after being diagnosed had better experiences and fewer problems with their care, particularly in the areas of health information, care coordination and psychological and social care, according to … finish reading Nurse Navigators Help Cancer Patients Cope Early in Care

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Creativity, Critical Thinking Skills Key to Effective Nurse Navigators

Finding nurse navigators capable of both creative and critical thinking are two crucial skills for this role, explains Robert Fortini, vice president and chief clinical officer of Bon Secours Health System, and can be inherent, taught. The health system expects … finish reading Creativity, Critical Thinking Skills Key to Effective Nurse Navigators

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10 Attributes of Embedded Nurse Navigators

Thinking critically, being creative and possessing good interpersonal skills were some of the attributes Bon Secours Health System looked for when recruiting nurse navigators in 2010. Nurse navigators are key to case management, explains Irene Zolotorofe, Bon Secours’ administrative director … finish reading 10 Attributes of Embedded Nurse Navigators

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