Registered Nurse Navigator (RN) - Oncology

Job Ref
1901484
Category
Nursing & Patient Support
Job Family
Registered Nurse
Department
Nursing Oncology Navigation
Schedule
Full-time
Facility
Cancer Center North

7979 Shadeland Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46250
United States

Shift
Variable
Hours
Variable hours depending on patient schedule; may work a later schedule such as 11:00am-7:30pm or 11:30am-8:00pm; 80 hours bi-weekly
Location
This position is located primarily in the north region of Indianapolis, but may have travel responsibilities to the east and south markets.

Job Duties
The Primary Care Navigator will work as part of a multi-disciplinary team lead by the PCP for timely identification of patients’ needs and ensure coordination of patient services. They will educate on disease process, goal setting and will monitor patients identified for wellness, transitions care, chronic care and high risk care management programs. The Navigator will help facilitate member’s access to services throughout the healthcare continuum; transitioning members from one level of care to another with supporting with available resources for seamless transition.

Experience
Oncology experience required. OCN certification preferred, but not required upon hiring. Certification required within timeframe established upon hire.

Education
Graduate of an ACEN or CCNE accredited nursing program, or three years related professional nursing experience; BSN preferred

License
Current Indiana Registered Nurse (RN) license required.

Skills
• Highly motivated, “self-starter” personality with an established track record of achievement, leadership and teamwork
• Strong research, writing, analytical, critical reasoning, collaboration, and communication skills
• Ability to work independently and within a team
• Respect confidentiality
• Comfortable with telephonic outreach and communication
• Excellent interpersonal skills required to assure professional, effective interaction with all customers

Additional Information
• Must be able to lift 50 lbs.
• Must be able to bend, raise, and extend arms, stoop, etc., in order to complete duties

Ranked among the nation's most integrated healthcare systems, Community Health Network is Central Indiana's leader in providing convenient access to exceptional healthcare services, where and when patients need them – in hospitals, health pavilions and doctor's offices, as well as workplaces, schools and homes. Exceptional care, simply delivered.

Community is a non-profit health system that is deeply committed to the communities we serve with more than 200 sites of care and affiliates throughout Central Indiana. Guided by our PRIIDE Values – Patients First, Relationships, Integrity, Innovation, Dedication and Excellence – our team of caregivers is committed to providing an exceptional experience with every life we touch.

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