Table 1

Outcome and Other Measures of the Patient Navigation Research Program

Category

Title

Collection Times (mo)


Primary Outcome Measures

Time to completion of Treatment

Time to completion of Treatment

Satisfaction

Patient Satisfaction with Care

0;3;6;9;12

Cost

Cost

Knowledge/Health Literacy

Health literacy

Rapid Estimate of Adult Literacy in Medicine (REALM)

0

Knowledge

Breast Cancer Treatment Knowledge

0;3;FU

Knowledge

Colorectal Cancer Treatment Knowledge

0;3;FU

Quality of Life

Quality of Life

Impact of Events Scale (IES)

0;3;6;9;12

Cancer Related Health Status

Functional Assessment of Cancer Therapy-Breast Cancer (FACT-B)

0;3;6;9;12

Cancer Related Health Status

Functional Assessment of Cancer Therapy-Colorectal Cancer (FACT-C)

0;3;6;9;12

Medical Conditions

Charlson Commorbidity

chart review

Adherence

Adherence

Medical Outcomes Study (MOS) General Adherence Items

0;3;6;9;12

Beliefs

Beliefs about Medication Questionnaire (BMQ)

0;3;6;9;12

Interaction

Attachment Style

Relationship Questionnaire (Attachment Style)

0

Intensity

Navigator Perceived Time and Emotional Intensity of Patient Navigation

0;3;6;9;12

Self Efficacy

The Communication and Attitudinal Self-Efficacy Scale (CASE)

0;3;6;9;12

Satisfaction

Patient Satisfaction with Navigator

3; FU

Tracking

Patient Navigator Tracking Logs - encounter times, barriers, and actions

Throughout


Hendren et al. BMC Cancer 2010 10:551   doi:10.1186/1471-2407-10-551

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