Location: COLORADO SPRINGS, CO, United States
Category: Nursing Professional
Job Type: Full Time
Job ID: 99156
Date Posted: Jan 23, 2023
Unit: Cancer Service Line - GI
Location: UCH - Memorial Health Central
Work Schedule: 1.0/80 hrs. pp - Full Time - Days
Minimum Experience: 2 years of nursing experience.
Our comprehensive cancer care service line consists of many disciplines and support services. The team includes nurse navigators, oncology social workers, nutritionists, financial coordinators, tobacco cessation, and genetic counselors. Our nurse navigators are available to guide patients through the continuum of care. From diagnosis through survivorship or end of life, the nurse navigator educates and advocates for the patient and assists the patient with care coordination. The navigator maintains communication with our support services and the medical team involved with the patients treatment plan. Each of our nurse navigators specializes in different disease sites to include: Breast, GI, Thoracic, Urology, Neuro, Head and Neck, GYN and Survivorship.
Serves as a patient advocate, liaison, and advisor/educator to assist patients with navigating the continuum of care.
Within scope of job, requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgement and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and take appropriate action.
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The pay range for this position is: $34.73 - $53.83 / hour. Pay is dependent on applicant's relevant experience.
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