Jennifer Aversano, MSN, RN, OCN, BMTCN1; Leigh Boehmer, PharmD, BCOP2; Alexander Spira, MD, PhD3
1Advocate Lutheran General Hospital, Park Ridge, Illinois, USA; 2Association of Community Cancer Centers, Rockville, Maryland, USA; 3Virginia Cancer Specialists, US Oncology Research, Johns Hopkins Medicine, Fairfax, Virginia, USA
Oncology nursing and patient navigation are vital components of optimal cancer care planning, coordination, and delivery within multidisciplinary teams (MDTs)1–3. Although widely implemented in clinical practice since its inception,4–5 the design and delivery of patient navigation services in cancer care is often heterogeneous6–8. The role and function of patient navigation within cancer care MDTs, including evidence-based interventions that can positively impact patient outcomes, need further clarification6–8.
ASCO Abstract: What Defines Quality Lung Cancer Care?
June 12, 2020
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