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Patient Navigators Are Here to Help

Patient navigators at the GW Radiation Oncology Center work with you and your medical team to help ensure that you receive comprehensive medical care and support during the entire diagnosis and treatment process. Our navigators provide you with a number of important services, including:

  • Helping you talk with your physician
  • Addressing any issues that might prevent you from keeping your medical appointments
  • Assisting with approvals and referrals required to get the care you need
  • Helping you schedule appointments for screenings, tests, follow up visits and other care recommended by your doctor
  • Connecting you with community and supportive care services
  • Providing information about the healthcare services your physician recommends
  • Helping you manage financial and insurance issues
  • Keeping track of medical records
  • Discussing applicable clinical trials that may be available to you
  • Arranging transportation to and from your appointments