HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse (RN) Oncology Navigator in Irving, Texas
Oncology Nurse Navigator
Medical City Healthcareis one of the region’s largest, most comprehensive health care providers and includes 14 hospitals, 7 off-campus emergency rooms, more than 50 ambulatory sites, more than 7,000 active physicians and 15,000 employees in the Dallas-Fort Worth area.
Become a Nurse Navigator and bring advocacy to the forefront! If you enjoy working closely with patients but prefer to do so in a role away from the bedside, this might be the job for you.
The Oncology Nurse Navigator functions as a member of the multidisciplinary team and serves as an advocate and educator for cancer patients.
Primary function is to ensure the patient remains compliant to the treatment plan. Navigators achieve this goal by building relationships with patients and physicians, coordinating the plan of care, assisting with appointments, transportation needs, education, resource provision and/or representation within the multidisciplinary care environment. The Navigator also assumes responsibility and accountability for the management of resources to achieve efficient, high-quality outcomes for cancer patients, including support with interdisciplinary and cross-facility coverage and collaboration. The Navigator will serve as a liaison between the patient and family, all physicians involved in that patient’s care, internal and external healthcare providers, support network members, and the wider healthcare community. This role will require collaboration with local physician liaisons and leadership to conduct internal and external outreach and marketing.
- Current RN license in the State of Texas
- BLS issued by the American Heart Association
- Five years oncology nursing experience
- Oncology Certified Nurse (OCN) certification achieved or in progress
_Special Demands: _ * Must be willing to commute to Medical City facilities within the DFW metroplex.
Job: *Nursing - Professional
Title: Registered Nurse (RN) Oncology Navigator
Location: Texas-Irving-North Texas Division Office
Requisition ID: 26500-106979