HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Nurse Navigator - Oncology in Wichita, Kansas
Full Time Oncology Nurse Navigator Registered Nurse (RN)
For more than 100 years, Wesley Healthcare has provided exceptional healthcare to thousands of families in Wichita and throughout Kansas and Northern Oklahoma. As a leader in overall recommended care, Wesley treats more than 24,000 patients annually and delivers more than 6,000 babies each year, more than any hospital in a 13-state region. As the hospital of choice for thousands of people in Kansas and northern Oklahoma, Wesley provides access for our patients to receive comprehensive care from the most experienced physicians in Kansas. Our patients’ preference for Wesley extends well beyond the high-quality medical services we offer. It includes the spirit of intensive caring that inspires and guides everyone who works at our facilities. Additionally, Wesley provides the most extensive emergency network in Wichita with the Wesley ER, Wesley Derby ER, Wesley West ER, the Wesley Woodlawn ER and the region’s only pediatric ER just for kids. Founded in 1912 by a regional organization of the Methodist Church, Wesley has been an HCA facility since 1985. Wesley Healthcare owns and operates Wesley Medical Center, Wesley Woodlawn Hospital & ER, Wesley Children’s Hospital, Wesley West ER, Wesley Derby ER and multiple WesleyCare clinics.
Here is what you can expect from working as a Nurse Navigator for Wesley Medical Center
You will function as a member of the multidisciplinary team as an advocate and educator for patients from point of entry, through diagnostic studies, diagnosis and treatment plan for cancer through survivorship.
Your 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.
You will also 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, You will track performance of the program in line with HCA 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 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. Benefit Highlights: • Training and Professional Development • Tuition Reimbursement • 401k (3%-9% match based on tenure) • Employee Stock Purchase Plan • Full Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance • Healthcare and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts
About us: HCA- Click to learn more • Founded in 1968 with the guiding mission of being committed to the care and improvement of human life. • 240,000 employees • 250 locations in 20 states and England • A Top 100 Healthcare Provider –Fortune Magazine • Named a World’s Most Ethical Company 9 years running • HCA strengthens the communities we serve averaging 30,000 volunteer hours annually along with millions of dollars in financial contributions.
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The Continental Division of HCA has adopted a shared mission, vision, values and standards of behavior that brings out the best in us individually and collectively. We offer these as principles for all of us to live by every day, use in all our decisions, and to guide our daily behavior.
MISSION Above all else, we are committed to the care and improvement of human life.
VISION To bring extraordinary healing, to all human beings.
Integrity– Doing the right thing, even when no one is watching.
Compassion – Be appreciative to the needs of others and sympathize with their situation.
Accountability - Take ownership for how actions impact outcomes. Respect – Value others and accept diversity.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
Education Associate’s required
Experience: Minimum Required: • Five years oncology nursing experience
Type of Experience- • Experience in program development • Experience as a nurse navigator and / or patient educator in oncology • Experience in leadership • Experience in customer service
Certification or License:
Minimum Required Preferred Certification in Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) Current licensure as a registered nurse Oncology Certified Nurse (OCN) certification achieved or in progress
Job: *Nursing - Professional
Title: Nurse Navigator - Oncology
Location: Kansas-Wichita-Wesley Medical Center
Requisition ID: 03174-80279