Clinical Nurse Coordinator, RN, BSN - Oncology
Full Time, 8 AM - 4:30 PM
3800 Reservoir Road, NW, Washington, DC 20007
MedStar Georgetown University Hospital – Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center
New Hire Bonus may be available for candidates with a minimum of 3 years of relevant clinical experience! For more information, please call 202-444-1215.
The Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center was established in 1971. Lombardi was initially designated by the National Cancer Institute (NCI) in 1974 and achieved NCI comprehensive status in 1990. The mission of Lombardi is to improve the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of cancer through innovative basic science, clinical research, patient care, community outreach, and the training of cancer specialists of the future.
In the spring of 2013, MedStar Georgetown entered into an affiliation with Hackensack University Medical Center (HUMC) to establish a Blood and Marrow Stem Cell Transplantation Program. This agreement creates greater access to people with cancer, blood diseases and immune deficiency conditions to receive lifesaving treatment in the Washington, D.C. area. In 2016, the Blood and Marrow Stem Cell Transplantation Program received FACT accreditation for autologous transplants and received accreditation for allogeneic patients in 2017. The Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center is currently seeking a Clinical Nurse Coordinator to complement the interdisciplinary team. In this role, the incumbent would:
Ensure continuity of care in the outpatient cancer setting by serving as first line of communication.
Collaborate with disease-specific physicians to provide education, symptom management and patient and family support.
Work directly with physicians to communicate treatment plan and assist in eliminating barriers to care.
Serve as an advocate, provide resources and improve continuity through individualized support of
Exemplify Commitment to Care (C2C) standards in all activities.
Assume other duties and responsibilities that are appropriate to the position and area. The above responsibilities are a general description of the level and nature of the work and are not to be considered as all-inclusive.
BSN required; Master's of Science in Nursing preferred.
Licensed as an RN in the District of Columbia.
Three years of relevant clinical experience; ambulatory care and oncology preferred.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
Demonstrated expertise in area of oncology specialty.
These functions are performed in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations and MedStar Georgetown University Hospital's philosophy, policies, procedures, and standards.
MedStar Georgetown University Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to equal opportunity for all candidates for employment and employees.
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