Patient Navigation Services

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Patient Navigation Services

Directory Category: Core

The Patient Navigator Program at the UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center is a free service available to help patients and their family members navigate their health care. A personal navigator will be assigned to help you with any questions, concerns or difficulties you may face along the way.  The Patient Navigator can:

  • Guide you through the health care system
  • Help you get to your appointments
  • Support you throughout your cancer treatment
  • Find answers to your questions
  • Locate community and social services to meet your needs
  • Assist in completing insurance forms
  • Help you find information on health care
  • Direct you to local resources and support
  • Provide assistance with financial concerns
  • Encourage and inform you and your family
  • Access your unique concerns and needs