Women's Health


Breast Health Navigator

Breast  Cancer – the words can be shocking to hear.  NCH has available a breast health navigator to assist patients in need.  The navigator provides information and support to patients who have a suspicious finding or have been diagnosed with breast cancer. She helps remove barriers to care for patients.


More specifically the navigator does the following:

  • Helps patients with suspicious findings obtain a timely diagnosis and treatment.
  • Keeps communication open with providers, caregivers and patients in order to coordinate services within NCH, outside facilities and the community.
  • Makes sure that patients get to follow-up appointments and are aware of and can access needed services.
  • Directs patients to local and national community resources
  • Keeps in contact with patients while they are receiving care and tracks their progress.

To contact the Breast Health Navigator, please call 239-624-4988.