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Breast Health Navigation Program

BREAST HEALTH NAVIGATION PROGRAM

Eligibility and Referral Information

All patients receive patient navigation services, including; assistance scheduling and coordinating timely appointments for breast cancer diagnostic testing and/or treatment, assistance addressing barriers to care, education and support, free breast cancer diagnostic testing and treatment services for uninsured patients

All Project Access patient navigators are bilingual in English and Spanish

WHO IS ELIGIBLE?

In order to be eligible, individuals must:

Eligibility

one

Male or female, 18 years or older with abnormal finding on imaging or physical exam OR breast cancer diagnosis

Eligibility

two

Household income less than or equal to 250% of the Federal Poverty Level (FPL)

Eligibility

three

Living in Greater New Haven; Branford, Northford, Woodbridge, East Haven, New Haven, Orange, Guilford, North Haven, Wallingford, Hamden, North Branford or West Haven

Eligibility

four

Eligible patient must be an *uninsured, male or female that is 18 years or older.

*Note: Insured patients may be accepted on a case by case basis. Eligibility will determined based on the above criteria and the patient’s need for navigation to address one or more of the following barriers: language, low health literacy/difficulty understanding medical information, and lack of social/emotional support. Insured patients will receive navigation services at no cost, but medical care will be billed to their insurer.

Required Documents

Uninsured patients only

Photo ID

Proof of address in one of the above towns

Proof of household income less than or equal to 250% of the Federal Poverty Level (FPL)

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HOW TO REFER A PATIENT?

Requirement

one

Project Access New Haven referrals must be made by a healthcare provider

Requirement

two

Referrals may be submitted by fax using the PA-NH Referral Form or other referral template
OR electronically through Epic (the Yale New Haven Hospital electronic medical record)

Requirement

three

Referrals MUST include relevant past medical history (e.g., imaging, labs, treatment)

With the Support of Sponsors and Community Partners:

PA-NH provides donated medical services to patients of limited insurance status. Patient Navigators assist patients with appointments and navigation of the health care system. Barriers to access are addressed so that physicians can focus on delivering the highest quality care.

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