Written by Your 5News Team
Last updated on May 25, 2012 @ 7:37PM
Created on May 25, 2012 @ 6:38PM
Peggy Johnson from United Hospital Center joined 5 News for our Health Alert Segment. She is a new resource for our area for anything that has to do with breast cancer, from prevention to treatment. Officially she is the Clinical Navigator.
In this segment, we will discuss:
What exactly is a Clinical Navigator
What role does Peggy play in the community.
What are the key benefits to cancer patient navigation
In addition to the new clinical navigator for breast cancer position at UHC, Peggy is now starting a support group as a means to assist those with breast cancer. We will also discuss what the support group's mission is.