What is Patient Navigation?
Patient Navigators are non-clinical members of the healthcare team who specialize in guiding patients through a complex healthcare system. They work to educate, support, and empower patients throughout their cancer journey. Navigators connect individuals to resources within the health system and in the community.
What do Patient Navigators do?
Patient Navigators communicate regularly with patients and their care team, coordinate appointments, make referrals to University and community-based resources, help with follow-up facilitation, empower patients, and more.
How do I Contact Patient Navigators?
Speak to your cancer doctor if you would like this service. Your doctor can make a referral via page or In Basket message to assigned Patient Navigators.
Who are the Patient Navigators?
Multiple Myeloma, Lymphoma, & Sarcoma
Jill Paladino: 734-232-5969; pager #35098
Gastrointestinal Oncology & Genitourinary Oncology
Jen Conley: 734-998-1630; pager #38092
Head and Neck, Aerodigestive, & Thoracic
Carolyn Graham: 734-232-5976; pager #35097
Breast Medical/Surgical Oncology & Gynecologic Oncology
Danielle Dombrowski: 734-998-1726; pager #38087
Melanoma Medical/Surgical Oncology & Neurologic Oncology
Becky Mueller: 734-232-5963; pager #35041