Resources for Navigators

AONN+ Provides Resource for Establishing Navigation Programs

Lillie Shockney, RN, BS, MAS | Resources for Navigators

In addition to visiting other institutions that have established navigation programs, Lillie explains that AONN+ is an excellent resource for establishing navigation programs. As a professional organization with a membership of navigators, they have information…

Marketing Troubles for Nonaccredited Practices

Lillie Shockney, RN, BS, MAS | Resources for Navigators

Lillie discusses the disadvantages for institutions that are not Commission on Cancer accredited, including difficulties drawing newly diagnosed consumers and referring physicians to the practice. The accreditation requires the practice to meet certain standards that…

Savvy Consumers Appreciate NCI Designation

Lillie Shockney, RN, BS, MAS | Resources for Navigators

Though it's no small task, Lillie explains that achieving the Commission on Cancer Accreditation is important and offers the benefit of becoming an NCI-designated cancer center. This is something savvy consumers are looking for when…