Elissa Magsamen, BSN, RN

Elissa Magsamen, BSN, RN

Head, Neck and Lung Navigator, Community Cancer Center North

Elissa joined Community Health Network in 2015 as a head/neck and lung cancer navigator at Community Cancer Center North. Prior to Community, her experience includes working as a pediatric hematology/oncology nurse at Riley Hospital and as a travel nurse in outpatient pediatric oncology at Children’s National Medical Center in Washington, DC and The Johns Hopkins Hospital Bloomberg Children’s Center in Baltimore, Maryland. Elissa has received awards for patient- and family-centered care, and has been recognized for her ability to adapt to new challenges.

Elissa is a graduate of the accelerated second-degree BSN program at Indiana University School of Nursing. In addition to her nursing degree, Elissa holds bachelor of arts degrees in German and political science from Indiana University.

Elissa enjoys traveling, music, and spoiling her two nephews.