RN Navigator Community Cancer Institute, Full Time 8 hour

Clovis Community Medical Center (CCMC) - Clovis, CA (30+ days ago)3.8


Job Number: 2018-10405
Date Posted: 9/13/2018
Job Title: RN Navigator Community Cancer Institute, Full Time 8 hour
Location: Clovis Community Medical Center (CCMC)
City: Clovis
State: CA

Overview:
COMMUNITY CANCER INSTITUTE

When it comes to quality cancer care CMC’s Cancer Institute is paving the way for passionate and skilled professionals to be part of our new world-class 100,000 square foot outpatient cancer institute, scheduled to open in August 2018. As cancer continues to be one of the most prevalent chronic diseases in the nation, our goal is to provide premier cancer care for the patients and families of the Central Valley and surrounding regions.

CMC’s Cancer Institute is a nationally accredited cancer program committed to excellence in both medical care and all-inclusive patient support. The impressive new three story comprehensive cancer center is located on the Clovis Community campus and houses all outpatient services under one roof. It will be the region’s first comprehensive cancer center working closely with USCF medical staff, providing outpatient cancer treatments, the latest in cancer research and pioneering clinical trials.

The institute offers the most current technology in radiation oncology, imaging, and laboratory medicine. The Institute will have a dedicated radiation oncology clinic equipped with 3 conventional radiation therapy machines, 1 Cyber Knife machine, CT Simulator, fully digital PET/CT and 3T MRI. Medical Oncology clinics and multi-disciplinary conferences also are in the new center.

The ultimate aim of our comprehensive cancer center is to lead the Central Valley in clinical excellence and become an NCI designated Cancer Institute. If you want to be a part of a culture that truly changes the lives of those impacted by cancer then this is the team for you. With a variety of areas to hone your unique skills and gain specialized training and certification, the opportunities for growth are unparalleled. We invite you to join the Community Oncology Services team and truly make a difference.

Responsibilities:
The RN Navigator 1 functions on the multidisciplinary team as a patient advocate, educator, and counselor. Responsible for ensuring assigned patient populations receive quality and comprehensive services. Coordinates patient care throughout the continuum in collaboration with the multidisciplinary team and serves as a clinical resource with expertise in the area specialty. Serves as a liaison throughout the hospital system and in the community regarding services provided for their unique patient population. Incumbent will provide expert nursing care, which includes: direct clinical practice, consultation, education and research.

Qualifications:EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION:
MINIMUM REQUIRED: Graduation from a school of Nursing or successful completion of sufficient units in nursing qualifying for state licensure.

PREFERRED: Bachelors of Science degree in Nursing. Three years of recent nursing experience in the area of specialty.

LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS

MINIMUM REQUIRED: Current California Registered Nurse license. Current BLS certification.

PREFERRED: Nursing Specialty certification in area of expertise.