Must have oncology experience in order to be considered for this position
WGA, believes in doing things differently and believes access to cutting-edge, potentially life-saving health solutions should be uncomplicated and affordable. That’s why we created Cancer Guardian. We provide an innovative and personalized approach to health powered by genetic research and technology products and services. WGA improves employee engagement and wellness with genomic programs and services with the potential to reduce healthcare and pharmacy spend.
This role is based in our La Jolla office in San Diego, where you’ll have the privilege of working with a group of very engaging, passionate people who are trying to change the world by improving health outcomes for people with cancer. This position will ultimately have other oncology RN's reporting to it.
JOB PURPOSE: Diligently managing telephone, email and other media inquiries from our partners whose employees are concerned about cancer and want to talk about risk reduction strategies or from employees diagnosed with cancer. You’ll be providing accurate information addressing the needs of the patient. You’ll help patients understand their situation to support them throughout their cancer journey.
Where appropriate, you’ll help facilitate a second opinion pathology review while liaising with local healthcare providers, patients and cancer centers of excellence.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Demonstrate an in-depth knowledge of all cancer-related services facilitated by WGA, including;
Hereditary cancer testing
Expert 2nd opinion pathology review
Responding to all patient inquiries in a timely and accurate manner
Being mindful and sensitive to each patient’s unique situation and challenges
Facilitating tumor sample acquisition by liaising with local medical institutions and pathology service provider.
Creating a positive experience with every interaction
QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE:
Experience of working in healthcare environment as an oncology nurse
Good understanding of cancer etiology and treatment options
Good understanding of clinical trial process
Good understanding of the payer landscape
Emotionally intelligent and understanding
Outstanding communication skills, both written and oral
Extremely diligent and task orientated
Medical – HMO, PPO or HSA
Basic Term Life & AD&D (100% employer paid)
LTD (100% employer paid)
Voluntary Term Life & AD&D
PTO – based on experience
Great office environment!
Internal Number: ONE1
About WGA, Inc.
Hire Power Professional Services has an exclusive relationship with our client who is seeking one to 10 RN's for Case Manager opportunities in La Jolla, CA.