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AdventHealth Nurse Navigator Oncology FT in Rome, Georgia

Description

All the benefits and perks you need for you and your family:

  • Benefits from Day One

  • Paid Days Off from Day One

  • Career Development

  • Whole person Well-being Resources

Our promise to you:

Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 7:30am-4:00pm

The role you’ll contribute:

The Nurse Navigator functions as a member of the multidisciplinary team as an advocate, educator, and counselor for patients from point of entry, through diagnostic studies, diagnosis and treatment plan for cancer through survivorship. He/she is responsible for ensuring adult patients with an oncology diagnosis receive quality, comprehensive services and will serve as a clinical resource with expertise in hematology/oncology care management.

The value you’ll bring to the team:

  • The Nurse Navigator’s primary function is to build a relationship with patients and physicians, to coordinate a plan of care including appointments, transportation, education, provision and / or enablement of support services and representation within the multidisciplinary care environment.

  • Works collaboratively with clinical and non-clinical staff, managers and directors to ensure resources and services are aligned to facilitate safe, effective, efficient, patient–friendly oncology care.

  • Assumes responsibility and accountability for the management of resources to achieve efficient, high quality outcomes for each cancer patient including support for interdisciplinary and cross facility collaboration e.g. tumor boards, and referrer communication.

  • On an aggregate level, the Nurse Navigator will track performance of the program in line with division and facility goals (growth, quality, practice guidelines, etc.) and identify opportunities to streamline care practice, for example through development of evidence-based guidelines.

  • The Nurse Navigator will serve as a hospital ambassador and liaison between the patient and family, primary care physician, internal and external care providers, specialists, referrers, support network members e.g. social workers, and the wider healthcare community. This role will include conducting internal and external outreach and marketing

  • Navigate Breast Colon Cancer Patients

Qualifications

The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed:

  • ASN/BSN degree

  • Oncology experience strongly preferred

  • Experience as a nurse navigator preferred

  • Current BLS & OCN preferred

  • Current GA RN license

  • Computer knowledge including MS software required

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Category: Nursing

Organization: AdventHealth Redmond

Schedule: 1 - Day

Shift: AdventHealth Redmond

Req ID: 22033605

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.