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Type: Full Time
Location: New Orleans, Louisiana
DESCRIPTION SHIFT: No Weekends
We are looking for a NURSE NAVIGATOR to join our Team at Tulane! Apply today!
As an expert clinician, THE NURSE NAVIGATOR is responsible for coordination / facilitation of adult complex hematologic malignancy patient care and services across inpatient and outpatient settings from first consult through long term follow-up. S/he collaborates with the multi-disciplinary team to assure an organized approach to delivery of care. S/he acts as a liaison with physicians, internal / external departments and other agencies related to creation and follow through of the patient's individualized treatment plan. S/he communicates with responsible parties about any scheduled or unplanned deviations from the plan of care and works to resolve /remove obstacles to access or delivery of recommended therapies
SARAH CANNON AT TULANE MEDICAL CENTER is determined to make a difference in our patients' lives. As a member of Sarah Cannon, we are a part of a network that has conducted community-based clinical trials for more than 20 years and has administered more than 225 first-in-man clinical trials to date. Sarah Cannon Research Institute has been a clinical trial leader in more than 2/3 of approved cancer therapies over the last 10 years and partners with hundreds of cancer experts engaged in clinical research across the United States and United Kingdom.
ABOUT TULANE MEDICAL CENTER
From its humble beginnings in a church schoolroom, Tulane has emerged as a major academic center in the south by adhering to the aspirations of our founders. Simply put, we are in the business of caring for others and for defining the practice of medicine along the way.
At Tulane Medical Center, our mission statement reminds us that above all else we are committed to the care and improvement of human life. When we speak of our mission, we usually think about our dedication to patients and their families and our commitment to them. But we are also equally committed to our employees. You are part of an organization with a long history of compassion and service to patients. The degree to which we as an organization can provide quality healthcare service is highly dependent on how well you are able to perform your job.
We are committed to providing you a Healthy Work Environment and rewarding career. These principles reflect our commitment to you in five areas: Culture, Leadership, Voice, Compensation and Rewards, and Staffing.
Our Mission is to provide world-class patient care, education, and research. Learn more in the link below!
LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION/REGISTRATION: Current American Heart Association CPR certification. ONS Chemotherapy Certification within 6 months and OCN within 3 years of hire. Valid LA RN License
EDUCATION: BSN required.
EXPERIENCE: Minimum 3 years experience in heme-malignancy setting
SPECIAL QUALIFICATIONS: Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Use of databases and IT collaboration tools highly desired or needed to acquire within 3 months after hire
HOURS OF WORK: M-F Clinic hours with minimal after hours and weekends
We are committed to:
Providing an inclusive work environment where everyone is treated with fairness, dignity and respect.
Recruiting and retaining a diverse staff reflective of the patients and communities we serve.
Equal employment opportunities are provided to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected category in accordance to applicable federal, state, or local laws.