Support & Resources

Clinical Nurse Navigator, Margolis Family Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) Program
Jamie Vincent, BSN, RN, CMRSN

The IBD Clinical Nurse Navigator is a registered nurse available to provide coordination of care across the continuum for patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease. The IBD clinical nurse navigator assists in enhancing the patient experience and improving patient access to care.

As the IBD Clinical Nurse Navigator, Jamie provides:

  • Assists patient/family in understanding their diagnosis, treatment options, surgical preparation and resources available.
  • Supports psychosocial needs, including emotional and situational needs of the patient/family, and coordinates resources to manage.
  • Collaborates with the multidisciplinary team to provide education to family/caregivers to enhance the patient experience and to promote optimal outcomes.
  • Implements, coordinates, monitors, and evaluates care options, services and resources to assure optimal quality of life outcomes for patients diagnosed with inflammatory bowel disease.

Hoag Resources

IBD Support Group - Join Hoag the 2nd Wednesday of every month, from 12-1:30 p.m., at 16405 Sand Canyon Ave., Suite 230, Irvine CA 92618. The support group is co-facilitated by Jamie Vincent BSN, RN and Michelle Furuta, MD.

CARES Program - For patients experiencing high pain or symptom burden during treatment, the Hoag CARES Team can help. Board-certified Palliative Care physicians, nurses and social workers are available to help manage physical and emotional symptoms alongside your sarcoma care team.

Hoag for Her Center for Wellness - Wellness offerings and Clinical services for women.

Community Education - Free classes for the community on a variety of health topics.

Hereditary Cancer Program - Counseling and testing resource for those concerned about a high risk for cancer.

Ostomy Support - Hoag and external resources for offering ostomy support.

Pastoral Care- provides spiritual support & counseling services to patients, families, and the community.

Local & National Associations

American College of Gastroenterology

American Gastroenterological Association

Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation

Caring for the Caregiver

United Ostomy Association of America

Contact Us at 888-522-0014
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