Patient navigators are Asian Americans who volunteer to assist members of their community in navigating the intricacies of american health care system. They are trained in medical insurance, physician assignment, laboratory assistance, and follow up appointments. Navigators come from each of the many Asian ethnic communities and speak the language, know the culture, and are actively involved in their respective communities.
Here’s a list of navigators in West Michigan.
Nancy Tuohy (Mandarin): 616-685-6664
Meixian Wang 616-648-4803
Linh (Lynn) Truong (Cantonese): 616-706-1912 (cell); 616-531-7176
Ray Wan (Cantonese) 616-648-5735
Cora Hanselman (Kapampangan, Tagalog): 616-685-6342
Minda Natulla (Waray, Cebuano, Tagalog) : 616-826-0754
Stephanie Verde (Tagalog) 616-446-2015
Christina Yang 248-506-5848
Usha Singh (India Hindi): 616-956-0869
Mohammed Wahab (Hindi, Urdu): 616-455-9063
Elaine Wahab: 616-446-1020
Tomoko Pmmer: 616-362-2049
Lana Lie 616-581-2648
Hannah Feikema: 616-735-0308
Linh (Lynn) Truong (Vietnamese, Chinese Cantonese): 616-706-1912 (cell); 616-531-7176
Anh Tran: 616-560-8492
Tina Cao (Vietnamese) 616-634-0583
Huynh Tran (Vietnamese) 616-430-4663
Asian American patients may contact the navigators directly, or call 616-481-6194.
Volunteer opportunities as Patient Navigators available. Please contact Minnie Morey at 616-481-6194
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