Providence Health & Services RN Navigator - Oncology in Walla Walla, Washington
Providence is calling an RN Navigator Oncology (Breast Cancer, Dayshift, 1.0 FTE) to Providence St. Mary Medical Center in Walla Walla, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
In this position you will:
Maintains collaborative professional working relationship with clinicians and administrative staff necessary to develop and implement a successful cross-continuum care management.
Participates in system-wide care management and other program activities as requested.
Assists in the implementation performance improvement programs for the care management of cancer patients.
Promotes and provides patient, family, staff and community education through use of expert clinical knowledge base.
Facilitates and monitors patients’ progress; consults with primary physician, surgeons, radiologist, oncologists (or designee) and other members of the care delivery team as needed.
Completes a comprehensive assessment of patient on admission, refers patient to appropriate support services.
Coordinates with multi-disciplinary care team the development of the patient’s clinical care plan.
Assists in the development of patient education programs and tools.
Facilitates appointments for consults and support services within established service standards, including social workers, dietitians, physicians, etc.
Assists patients in understanding their diagnosis, treatment options, and resources available, including educating eligible patients about appropriate clinical research studies and technologies.
Partners with patients, families, the interdisciplinary team, and community resources to provide well-coordinated, timely, compassionate, exemplary, interdisciplinary care.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Associate's Degree in Nursing
Current licensure in the State of Washington as a Registered Nurse
Oncology Nurse Certified, within 3 years of Hire
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Bachelor's Degree in Nursing
Certified Nurse in disease specific process
About the hospital you will serve.
Providence St. Mary Medical Center in Walla Walla, Washington is a full service hospital with some of the best technology, expertise, specialists and primary care physicians in the region. We have been named the 100 top hospitals in the United States by two separate, independent research companies, Solucient and Cleverly Associates. Walla Walla is located in the southeastern region of Washington state and offers a sunny, mild climate, the benefits of living in a historic college town, outdoor activities and excellent public & private schools at all levels.
We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Nursing - Other
Location: Washington-Walla Walla
Req ID: 297646