Breast Health Patient Navigation
Helping Women Along the Journey
The Breast Patient Navigation Program at the Glenwood Breast Health Center provides our patients with seamless and timely coordination of their clinical, educational, and supportive needs as they progress through cancer diagnosis and treatment. Kristen Johnson, Nurse Navigator Glenwood Breast Health Patient Navigator Kristen Johnson, a registered nurse experienced in women’s health, is certified by the National Consortium of Breast Centers in both Breast Imaging and Breast Cancer Navigation. She is also a member of the Academy of Oncology Nurse Navigators. From the time of an abnormal mammogram, Kristen is available to provide our patients with support, education, and assistance to obtain the highest quality breast care through the Glenwood Breast Health Center. As part of Glenwood’s community outreach, Kristen also provides health education programs for organizations, businesses, churches, and schools in our area.
The Breast Health Navigator’s role includes:
- Serving as a consistent contact person, advocate, and guide for our patients and their families throughout the cancer treatment journey
- Collaborating with physicians and staff to achieve timely diagnosis and treatment
- Helping our patients understand their diagnosis, treatment options, and care plans
- Improving access to community resources and support services
If you or someone you love is facing a breast cancer diagnosis, please call to speak with Glenwood’s Breast Health Navigator. Let us help you navigate your path to wellness. Call us today at 318-329-8551.
The Softest Mammogram
Glenwood is a proud certified Softer Mammogram Provider.™ Our facilities provide every woman with the MammoPad® breast cushion – a soft, foam pad that creates a cushion between you and the mammography machine. So you can relax, knowing your mammogram will be warm and comfortable. To Schedule a Mammogram call 329-8585.