The Oncology Nurse Navigator will facilitate/assist in the coordination of care, utilizing evidenced-based clinical pathways for oncology patients along the continuum of their care from diagnosis through treatment to survivorship care. The Nurse Navigator will provide longitudinal comprehensive nursing care to a designated panel of oncology patients. The Nurse Navigator will have primary nursing responsibilities for the coordination of care, symptom management and education of patients and families. This position will work in collaboration with all members of the healthcare team to achieve the best possible outcomes for each patient. Additionally, this position will have opportunity for direct patient care to assist the RN patient care team as needed.
Washington State RN license
Min 3 years of clinical experience
Working knowledge of case management with clinical pathways
Knowledge of variance identification/reporting and process improvement
Ability to effectively communicate with patients, families and care team
Ability to work independently and perform role with minimal guidance
Competent in basic computer skills
Case management experience/certification
Additional Salary Information: Relocation assistance and/or sign-on incentive available. Pay scale reflects prevailing wages and cost of living relative to eastern Washington.
Internal Number: 2020-2699
About Confluence Health
Moses Lake Clinic is part of the Confluence Health network of healthcare services throughout central and eastern Washington. Our facility in Moses Lake is a busy and dynamic primary and multi-specialty care clinic with approximately 50 dedicated physicians and advanced practice clinicians, and multiple visiting specialists from our larger outpatient and inpatient facilities in Wenatchee, Washington. In addition to our primary care practice areas (Family, Internal Medicine, Geriatrics, Pediatrics, OB/Gyn), we have several specialty care areas, including Orthopedics, Cardiology, Oncology and others. Additionally, we have a 7-day walk-in clinic and an ambulatory surgery center. The Moses Lake Clinic staff and providers are committed to providing safe, high-quality care in a compassionate and cost-effective manner.