Roswell Park offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.
Description of Duties:
The Oncology Nurse Coordinator assesses, develops, implements and evaluates the plan of care using the nursing process and proactively anticipates patient needs; provides individual assistance to patients, families and care givers throughout the course of treatment; organizes multi-disciplinary and/or multi-centered care, facilitates effective communication with care providers, and provides education for patients within their primary disease site; coordinates all education and training required for the care team; responsible for the patient experience by ensuring excellent customer service and timely management of any patient complaints; ensures that all patient questions and/or concerns are referred to the proper department and addressed in a timely manner; serves as the point of contact for patients with questions about their plan of care, as well as the point of contact for the attending and all consulting physicians.
Applicants must have a License to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of New York. Applicants 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 Roswell Park Nursing orientation with the ability to function independently at a satisfactory level for three months as a Nurse I at Roswell Park 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 oncology experience (preferably with charge nurse/leadership experience), experience with gastrointestinal cancer patients and patient education. The preferred candidate will have an OCN certification, as well as knowledge of chemotherapy/biotherapy regimens and oncology patient treatment plans. The preferred candidate will possess the ability to multi-task, have excellent communication skills and be flexible.
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