RN Navigator Ambulatory - Oncology Nurse Navigator
Company: Sanford Health
Posted on: July 11, 2019
SunIRef:Nurse:title RN Navigator Ambulatory - Oncology Nurse
Navigator Sanford Health 491 reviews Fargo, ND 58103 Job Insights
**Job Title: ** RN Navigator Ambulatory - Oncology Nurse Navigator
- Fargo **City: ** Fargo **State: ** North Dakota **Department**
**: ** Fn Onc Nurse Navigation PBB **Job Schedule: ** Full Time
**Shift: ** Days **Hours Per Shift: ** 8 hr **JOB SUMMARY**
Integrates health care for patients/clients across the continuum of
care. Collaborates with healthcare team, and other professionals to
coordinate and ensure timely sequencing of care. Integration
enhances patient flow and interdisciplinary communication promotes
early intervention. Supports patients/clients and other family
members by removing barriers of care. Seeks to evaluate outcomes
based on an integration among established clinical, financial and
utilization data. Functions in structured and unstructured health
care settings described as a geographic and/or situational
environment that may not have established policies and procedures.
Utilizes independent nursing judgment when integrating health care.
Knowledge of and utilizes appropriate age-related patient care
protocols relating to the physical and psychological needs of
pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric patients according to
department scope of service. May serve as a key link between
physicians, clinics, insurance concerns, communication, inpatient
floors and outside facilities. Establishes and maintains good
interpersonal relationships with those with whom has contact. Able
to work with growth and development needs of client populations in
clinical area. Strong communication skills are required.
Coordinates, facilitates and negotiates with others. Monitors,
evaluates and trends patient responses utilizing structured care
methodologies. Work closely with ancillary and support services.
Ability to solve problems, identify and implement process
improvements when needed. Self-motivated, working with little
direction. Ability to facilitate groups, multidisciplinary teams
and implement best practices when necessary. Functions within the
scopes and standards of nursing practice as outlined in the Nurse
Practice Act and Administrative Rules in state of practice and
licensure. The Sanford Professional Nursing Practice recognizes the
Scope and Standards of Practice and the Code of Ethics for Nurses
with Interpretive Statements as published by the American Nurses
Association as the foundation of nursing care delivery and
professional conduct. **POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES** Assists in
assessing risks, benefits and consideration of alternatives.
Coordination and management of care for patients, including with
complex needs. Delivers written and oral communication, responds to
their questions and concerns, and produce specific outcomes and
impact. Effectively delegates and supervises based on ones state
practice act and an understanding of the concepts of
responsibility, authority, and accountability. Examines a specific
problem and understands the perspective of each involved
stakeholder. Guides patients in scheduling appointments and
laboratory tests according to established processes and policies.
Helps patients and care givers with language/literacy barriers to
ensure comprehension of information. Identify the particular health
care needs of individuals in a community or target area. Navigates
access to expertise and experience for the purpose of facilitating
knowledge transfer. Performing age related patient assessments and
nursing interventions. Practices positive collaboration and
converts difficult interactions into productive ones. Provides
direct service to internal or external customers. **DEPARTMENT
DETAILS** Survivorship Nurse navigator role, Work with patients to
educate them on role of survivorship. Assist with sexual health
committee. Help complete care plans on treatment summary and
educate patients about long term effects of therapy. Work on
projects to help improve patients QOL after treatment.
**QUALIFICATIONS** Currently holds an unencumbered RN license with
the State Board of Nursing where the practice of nursing is
occurring and/or possess multistate licensure if in a Nurse
Licensure Compact (NLC) state. Obtains and subsequently maintains
required department specific competencies and certifications.
Graduate from a nationally accredited nursing program preferred,
including, but not limited to, Commission on Collegiate Nursing
Education (CCNE), Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing
(ACEN), and National League for Nursing Commission for Nursing
Education Accreditation (NLN CNEA). Bachelors Degree in nursing
preferred. **About Sanford Health: ** At Sanford Health, we are
dedicated to the work of health and healing. Every day, we show
that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the
communities we serve. We are leaders in health care and strive to
provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert
medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.
In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to
research, education and community growth. We engage in medical
research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but
also cures for common diseases. We continuously seek new ways to
achieve our vision of improving the human condition here in your
community, across the region and around the world. The entire team
at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and
communities. We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach.
Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.
Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. If you are an
individual with a disability and would like to request an
accommodation for help with your online application, please call
1-************ or send an email to ************************ .
**City: ** Fargo **State: ** North Dakota **Job Function: ** Care
Coordination **Job Schedule: ** Full Time **Shift: ** Days **Req
Number: ** req37258 Sanford Health - 2 hours ago - report job -
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