Roswell Park offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.
Description of Duties:
The Oncology Nurse Coordinator provides individual assistance to patients, families and caregivers to help navigate the challenges of a difficult disease process and assists with overcoming any health care system barriers, coordinates services as needed, maintains database of Quality Indicators in GI Endoscopy for the maintenance of ASGE designation through GIQulc, and maintains database of patient satisfaction surveys for the maintenance of ASGE designation. The Oncology Nurse Coordinator also maintains data regarding performed procedures, biopsies taken, pathology results and plastic stents placed for GI service line, maintains a database regarding performed procedures for Interventional Pulmonology service line, performs benign pathology calls to GI patients, provides pre-procedure education to GI patients as scheduled and needed, triages calls, provides information, answers questions, and engages provider support when needed. They conduct clinic preparation to include review of all pertinent documentation, ensure all labs and scans are completed and reports are available, maintain established departmental policies, procedures, objectives, quality assurance programs and safety and compliance standards. The Oncology Nurse coordinator enhances growth and development by participating in educational programs, reading current literature and participating in in-service meetings and workshops.
Applicants must have a License to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of New York. They must also have a Bachelor’s degree in Nursing and the equivalent of one year of full-time oncology nursing experience or critical care experience; or a Bachelor’s degree in Nursing, the equivalent of one year of full-time medical-surgical experience in an acute care setting and completion of RPCI Nursing orientation with the ability to function independently at a satisfactory level for three months as a Nurse I at RPCI; or a Bachelor’s degree in Nursing and the equivalent of three years of full-time medical-surgical experience in an acute care setting. The preferred candidate will have Nursing Certification, excellent verbal and written communication skills, and a positive demeanor.
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