Department: ONCOLOGY SERVICES
Schedule: Full Time
Hours: M-F 8am-4:30pm
Primary location is at Bristol Regional Medical Center
The oncology navigator will provide individualized assistance to patients, families, and caregivers to help overcome health care barriers and facilitate timely access to quality medical and psychosocial care. This assistance will include advocating for financial assistance through drug assistance programs as well as co-pay assistance foundations. It will also include patient education, identifying other available resources, referral processes and coordinating treatment and scheduling with the entire health care team.
Registered nurse with 2 years experience in oncology. OCN preferred.
CPR is required for any RN, LPN, PCT, Patient Transporter or other direct patient care provider. Emergency Department, Intensive Care Units, PACU, Medical Emergency Team and Anesthesia require ACLS. Pediatrics, SICU, Emergency Department and Medical Emergency Team also require PALS.
Location/Region: Kingsport, TN (US)