Cancer Center RN Navigator
Company: Nursing Careers
Posted on: November 22, 2021
A well-respected not-for-profit health system in Northern New
Mexico is seeking a Cancer Center Oncology Nurse Navigator to join
their dedicated team.
The hospital and outpatient clinics at this health system together
provide the more than 300,000 residents of north-central New Mexico
with access to 39 services and lines of specialty care. This health
system prides itself in the quality of care they provide their
patients. Their dedication to patients has not gone unnoticed, most
recently being awarded Top Honor in Hospital Quality and a LeapFrog
score "A". This health system also finds it important to give back
to their community, recently donating nearly two million dollars to
over 40 non-profits to improve health outcomes throughout the state
of New Mexico. The Nurse Navigator will feel proud to call this
hospital system their place of employment.
The Oncology Nurse Navigator will coordinate the care of oncology
patients in a timely and efficient manner, identifying and
eliminating barriers to care. The Nurse Navigator is a consistent
care coordinator throughout the continuum of care and is able to
assess the physical, psychological and social needs of the patient
enhancing patient outcomes, increasing satisfaction and reducing
cost of care. The Nurse Navigator functions as an expert
communicator providing timely, appropriate advice and/or guidance
to patients who seek assistance with health care issues.
Additionally, the Oncology Nurse Navigator functions as a patient
advocate facilitating accessibility to care and promotes optimal
patient-centered care that supports and empowers individuals,
respects individual choices and meets health care needs of
patients. The Oncology Nurse Navigator will participate in the care
of patients through direct patient visits, patient education, phone
calls, testing, and office procedures as well as collaborate with
the Cancer Center providers and staff in the coordination and
management of patient care.
This health system is located in a city unlike any other, truly
living up to its tag line, The City Different, at every turn. With
legendary history and culture around every corner, an art scene
that spans from traditional to contemporary, accommodations with a
local feel yet world-class status, award-winning cuisine that’s as
eclectic as it is sumptuous, and countless experiences to
encounter, the Nurse Navigator is sure to uncover something
different about themselves.
Senior leadership stands ready to offer the Cancer Center Nurse
Navigator a competitive salary, excellent benefits, PTO and sick
time. Don't miss out on this great opportunity. Apply today!
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