Patient Care Navigator Oncology Clinic Full Time Days

Patient Care Navigator Oncology Clinic Full Time Days job in Albuquerque, NM

Shift: Day
Schedule: Full - Time Regular

Patient Care Navigator, Oncology Clinic, Full-Time, Days 

We are looking for a Patient Care Navigator to join our Oncology Clinic team in Albuquerque, NM 


  This full time job is located at  Lovelace Medical Center ,  in the heart of Albuquerque, is an acute care hospital providing comprehensive care, including around-the-clock emergency care, surgical services, non-invasive robotic spine surgery, cardiology, stroke care, radiology and oncology services, including the state’s only Gamma Knife Center for non-invasive radiologic brain surgery.   

Patient Care Navigator:
 

  • This position is the primary liason for the continuity of care and social support systems for patients and their families throughout their health care experience.
  • Develops education and training programs for patients, physicians and care staff on the appropriate clinical, community requirements and programs.
  •  Guides cancer patients through their course of clinical care working with a variety of medical practitioners, facilities, and community resources.
  • Works with community advocates for the patient. Tracks and trends data for the program reporting requirements.
  • Adheres to policies, procedures and regulations to ensure patient safety and compliance. 

  Patient Care Navigator:

  • Minimum:  Bachelor in Nursing or equivalent required.  Master’s in health related field preferred.
  • Ability to communicate effectively; Ability to work independently; Basic computer skills.
  • 1-2 years Navigator experience preferred, excellent communication skills
Why Lovelace?
 
  •   Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work, 2017   and 2018.       

  •   Mida s+ Platinum Quality Award, 2016   

  •   Tr uven   Top 15 Health System, 2016   

  •   Recognized by   Healthgrades   for quality achievements in best specialty, cardiac, orthopedics, neurosciences, pulmonary, vascular and gastrointestinal categories.    


  Lovelace is a drug-free employer with smoke free campuses.

  ID:6856

 

Department / Location

Oncology Clinic
Lovelace Medical Center - Albuquerque, NM