Oncology Nurse Navigation Manager
Department: ONC Administration
Status: Full Time
Enhance the patient experience by providing a seamless navigation process from abnormal finding/diagnosis through the cancer
continuum. Collaborate with physicians and members of the interdisciplinary team to coordinate and consistently manage patient care by serving as a point of contact for patients and families. Systematically and continually perform the functions of assessing, planning, implementing, and evaluating care according to the nursing process and the Oncology Nursing Society Standards of Practice.
Required 2 yearsoncology navigation experience but it can be any oncology specialty
Coordinates patient care through the cancer continuum by assisting with timely access to care, coordinating/facilitating
appointments and services, and encouraging adherence to treatment plans, protocols, and follow up care.
Assesses patient current and future needs, provides patient access to resources (internal and external), and makes appropriate
referrals as needed.
Provides education and information to the patient and family related to the cancer healthcare system, multidisciplinary team
member roles, plan of care, and available resources.
Establishes and maintains close collaboration with physicians and multidisciplinary team members to ensure seamless patient care and care coordination.
Tracks navigation program metrics, and quality indicators, documents patient interactions and progression, and communicates
navigation activities to physicians, cancer care team, and department.
Supports patients and families during transition from active treatment to survivorship or assists with coordination of end of life
Contributes to the development, implementation, and evaluation of the nurse navigator role.
Builds awareness of the nurse navigator role by participating in marketing and community outreach efforts.
Obtains or develops patient and family educational materials and resources.
Demonstrates knowledge, skill, and coordination to provide nursing care and guidance to the cancer patient from screening to
Demonstrates effective communication with patients, families, peers, members of the multidisciplinary healthcare team, and
community organizations and resources.
Maintains reasonably regular, punctual attendance consistent with Orlando Health policies, the ADA, FMLA, and other federal,
state, and local standards.
Maintains compliance with all Orlando Health policies and procedures.
Other Related Functions
Actively participates in multidisciplinary planning conferences.
Participates in community health promotion and awareness programs (health fairs, screenings, symposiums).
Attends staff development in-services, department meetings, etc.
Establishes and maintains professional role boundaries with patients, families, and multidisciplinary care team.
Serves as advocate for patient and family.
Assumes responsibility for professional development and continuing education.
Meets all mandatory and developmental requirements for Orlando Health and unit/department.
Maintains license as an RN in the state of Florida.
ONS certification preferred or completed within one year of hire.
Maintains current BLS/healthcare provider certification.
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