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Increasing Cancer Screening Rates: The Role of Nurse Navigators in Preventative Care

Description
Highlights a community health center in Delaware that used nurse navigators to help increase screening rates for several types of cancer. Discusses the population served by the health center, the role of the nurse navigators and their use of electronic health records, and the impact of the program, which earned them a Quality Improvement Award. Includes program contact information.
Date
04/2019
Type
Document
Organization
Bureau of Primary Health Care
Tagged as
Cancer · Federally Qualified Health Centers · Health screening · Healthcare quality · Nurses · Delaware