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Published on January 06, 2014

Oncology Nurse Navigator/Breast Health Coordinators

At Asante we know that the cancer journey can be stressful, which is why we provide a personal guide. The breast health coordinator/cancer care navigator is a specially trained oncology nurse whose job is to ease your burden, physically and emotionally.

What can the breast health coordinator/cancer care navigator do for you?

  • Help you understand your diagnosis and treatment options
  • Coordinate services with other healthcare providers, including surgeons, oncologists, your primary care doctor, radiation therapy oncologists, hospitalists, nurses, social workers, discharge planners, pharmacists, dietitians, physical therapists, and chaplains
  • Refer you and your family to social and support services in the hospital and the community
  • Advocate for you regarding financial issues
  • Offer compassion and a listening ear throughout your cancer journey

Patients and their loved ones may request a visit from the breast health coordinator/cancer care navigator by giving us a call at one of the numbers below. They are generally available Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Breast Health Coordinator/Cancer Care Navigator—Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center
(541) 789-6176

 

Breast Health Coordinator/Cancer Care Navigator—Asante Three Rivers Medical Center
(541) 472-7000

Reviewed by Philip Stanley on January 06, 2014

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