Centura Health RN Navigator Oncology St Catherine Hospital Garden City KS in Garden City, Kansas
STATEMENT OF POLICY
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Associates are eligible to apply for an open position if they are:
Active in their current position for at least six months or have manager and HR approval to be released early;
Ratings meet expectations or higher on their PFD review;
No written warning or Performance Improvement Plan (PIP) within the last six months unless their manager receives approval from HR; and
Continuous sustained improvement is demonstrated.
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*JOB DESCRIPTION/JOB POSTING ID: 92748*
*Position summary *
Under the direction of the Breast Program Director, the Oncology Nurse Navigator will assist cancer patients on their journey through cancer care as an advocate, educator, coordinator and clinical liaison. In conjunction with the Breast Program Director, the Oncology Nurse Navigator will: assist in developing protocols, follow the care of each patient, coordinate staff education, and collect data. He/She will assist with the multidisciplinary conference as well as develop relationships with other service providers.
Graduate from an accredited college nursing program.
Bachelors of Science in nursing preferred
Computer literate (Microsoft)
work experience requirements
Minimum of 2-3 years of experience in oncology nursing in the inpatient and/or outpatient setting
Experience/knowledge in community health setting/services desirable
Must have a current RN license to practice in the state of Kansas
Certification in oncology nursing preferred.
BLS for healthcare providers certification
Important notification to applicants as of Nov. 20, 2014: Effective Jan. 1, 2015, Centura Health will no longer hire tobacco users in Colorado and Kansas. The change to our policy does not apply to associates hired on or before Dec. 31, 2014. Centura Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V.