Ruth Evans, Lung Center nurse navigator, with a patient
Ruth Evans, RN, BA, CNOR, OCN, is nurse navigator at the Angelos Center for Lung Diseases. She has been a nurse for more than 35 years receiving her diploma in Nursing from St. Joseph Hospital in Towson, Maryland. She earned her Bachelors of Arts degree from University of Baltimore and is certified in oncology nursing.
A nurse navigator is a registered nurse who is dedicated to guiding you and your family through the confusing world of health care. Ruth is committed to getting you and your family the proper care, explaining it every step of the way, and answering any questions you may have.
As nurse navigator, Ruth assists patients in accessing the clinical resources they need whether it be making office appointments, scheduling surgery, or scheduling imaging studies, as well as, answering questions about their plan of care. Ruth is also involved in various clinical trials working with William Krimsky, MD, director of Interventional Pulmonology and Daniel Harley, MD, surgical director of the Thoracic Cancer Center at the Weinberg Cancer Institute at MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center.
Ruth partners with the doctors and their staff to:
Ruth is here as a resource and wants to help for free, all you have to do is ask. You can reach Ruth at 443-777-2467 or by using the form below.
For a physician referral, please call 844-411-LUNG.
The Angelos Center for Lung Diseases
MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center
9103 Franklin Square Dr.
Baltimore, MD 21237
Adjacent to the Weinberg Cancer Institute.