Coordinates care management of cancer patients across the continuum of care and provides support to patients, families and caregivers. The Oncology Patient Navigator provides education and resources to facilitate informed decision making and timely access to quality health and psychosocial care throughout every stage of the cancer continuum, from screening, diagnosis, treatment and survivorship. The Oncology Patient Navigator practices in the following four functional areas: professional role, education, coordination of care and communication.
Department: Cancer Treatment & Wellness Center Location: Englewood, NJ Status: Full Time Shift: Days Hours: 8:00am-4:00pm
A minimum of 2 years of nursing oncology experience required.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, problem-solving, negotiation and counseling skills.
Vast knowledge of community resources available to patients with cancer.
Committed and compassionate to patient’s needs.
Current NJ RN license
Oncology Certification preferred
Internal Number: 20744
About Englewood Health
Englewood Health is one of New Jersey’s leading hospitals and healthcare networks. Composed of Englewood Hospital, the Englewood Health Physician Network, and the Englewood Health Foundation, the health system delivers nationally recognized care in a community setting to residents of northern New Jersey and beyond. The hospital, founded in 1890, consistently earns high marks for clinical excellence and patient safety. It is among the top 10% of hospitals in the nation to earn the 2019 Healthgrades Patient Safety Excellence Award. The hospital is also nationally recognized for nursing excellence, earning a fourth consecutive designation by the Magnet Recognition Program® in 2016. Areas of clinical excellence include cardiac surgery and cardiac care, cancer care, orthopedic surgery, spine surgery, vascular surgery, and women’s health, as well as bloodless medicine and surgery. Englewood Health is continually expanding services and enhancing access through the Englewood Health Physician Network, a coordinated network of office-based and hospital-based providers at more than 100 locations in six counties in New Jersey and New York. Through the main acute-care facility, physician networ...k, hospital outpatient departments offering imaging services in local communities, and a variety of community health and wellness programs, Englewood Health delivers a healthcare experience that puts patients at the center.