Penn Medicine Oncology Nurse Navigator in West Chester, Pennsylvania
Oncology Nurse Navigator
Job ID :72321
Job Category: Nursing
Specialty Area: RN
Primary Shift: Day
Work Schedule: Monday through Friday, 8:00-4:30
Penn Medicine Entity: Chester County Hospital
Location: West Chester, PA
Address: 701 E Marshal St
Education Required: Per Position Description
Experience Required: Per Position Description
Employment Type: Full-Time Regular
Penn Medicine is dedicated to our tripartite mission of providing the highest level of care to patients, conducting innovative research, and educating future leaders in the field of medicine. Working for this leading academic medical center means collaboration with top clinical, technical and business professionals across all disciplines.
Today at Penn Medicine, someone will make a breakthrough. Someone will heal a heart, deliver hopeful news, and give comfort and reassurance. Our employees shape our future each day. Are you living your life's work?
Position Description :
This position will serve as the main point of contact for oncology outpatients requiring diagnostic testing for abnormal findings. This position will routinely provide navigation services for patients with cancer sites other than breast, thoracic, gastrointestinal, or gynecological. They will gain experience in the site specific navigation in order to provide coverage of their colleagues. They will collaborate with referring physicians to understand their preferences for communication about patients’ test results, treatment progress and manage those communications. They will coordinate specialty consultations in conjunction with referring physician and patient preference. They will effectively contribute as a team member in the Penn Medicine Chester County Hospital Cancer Program.
Minimum Requirements :
Education Training and Experience
Master of Science in Nursing preferred.
Minimum of five (5) years of nursing experience including three (3) years of acute oncology.
Registered Nurse licensed in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
Additional Information :
We believe that the best care for our patients starts with the best care for our employees. Our employee benefits programs help our employees get healthy and stay healthy. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits program that includes one of the finest prepaid tuition assistance programs in the region. Penn Medicine employees are actively engaged and committed to our mission. Together we will continue to make medical advances that help people live longer, healthier lives.
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