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Patient Navigation

Overcoming Barriers to Care

Editors: Calhoun, Elizabeth, Esparza, Angelina (Eds.)

  • The first book to offer a standardized approach and proven outcomes and process measures for patient navigator programs 
  • Sites successful patient navigation programs and case examples as models for basic program and business planning and implementation 
  • Provides a formal structure for evaluation and quality improvement 
  • An essential resource for facilities seeking patient navigation services accreditation
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eBook $84.99
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  • ISBN 978-1-4939-6979-1
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Softcover $109.99
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About this book

Documenting the success and result of patient navigation programs, this book represents the culmination of years of research and practical experience by scientific leaders in the field. A practical guide to creating, implementing, and evaluating successful programs, Patient Naviation - Overcoming Barriers to Care offers a step-by-step guide towards creating and implementing a patient navigation program within a healthcare system. Providing a formal structure for evaluation and quality improvement this book is an essential resource for facilities seeking patient navigation services accreditation.

About the authors

Elizabeth Calhoun, Med, PhDUniversity of Arizona Center for Population Science and DiscoveryTucson, Arizona, USA
Angelina Esparza, BA, BSN, MPHHouston Health DepartmentDirector’s OfficeHouston, Texas, USA

Table of contents (7 chapters)

  • Community Needs Assessment: Bringing Real Voices to the Health Care System

    Suarez-Balcazar, Yolanda

    Pages 1-25

  • Models of Patient Navigation

    Wells, Kristen J. (et al.)

    Pages 27-40

  • Training Patient Navigators for a Reformed Health System

    Risendal, Betsy C. (et al.)

    Pages 41-60

  • Steps to Successful Patient Navigation Programs

    Esparza, Angelina (et al.)

    Pages 61-79

  • Program Evaluation

    Calhoun, Elizabeth A. (et al.)

    Pages 81-97

Buy this book

eBook $84.99
price for USA in USD (gross)
  • ISBN 978-1-4939-6979-1
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $109.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-1-4939-6977-7
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $109.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-1-4939-8357-5
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Patient Navigation
Book Subtitle
Overcoming Barriers to Care
Editors
  • Elizabeth Calhoun
  • Angelina Esparza
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Springer-Verlag New York
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media LLC
eBook ISBN
978-1-4939-6979-1
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4939-6979-1
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4939-6977-7
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4939-8357-5
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 145
Number of Illustrations
17 illustrations in colour
Topics