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Nurse Navigator, RN, BSN - Proton Therapy Center
Category: Nursing, Oncology
Job Requisition: 7267
Department: Imaging Services - Proton Beam Therapy
Facility: MedStar Georgetown University Hospital
Geographic Region: Washington, DC
Schedule: Full Time
Shift: 8am-4pm, Monday-Friday
Hours per Week: 40.00
Location: Washington, DC

General Summary of Position:
Responsible for the coordination of patient care across the continuum of radiation oncologic care for all patients. Educates/provides information, supports patients and facilitates treatment plans. Functions as a patient advocate; guides patients and families throughout cancer care and survivorship experience. These functions are performed in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations and MedStar Georgetown University Hospital's philosophy, policies, procedures, and standards.
 
Qualifications:

  • EDUCATION/TRAINING: Bachelor’s degree in nursing required. Master’s of Science in Nursing preferred.
  • EXPERIENCE: 3 years of clinical nursing experience required. Experience with surgical oncology, inpatient/outpatient/community oncology services preferred. Must have clinical maturity and experience, excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work collaboratively with an interdisciplinary team of healthcare providers. Effective oral and written communication skills required.
  • LICENSE/CERTIFICATION/REGISTRATION: Licensure as an RN in the District of Columbia. Oncology Nurse certification preferred.
  • SPECIAL KNOWLEDGE and ABILITIES: Position requires a high level of advocacy and problem-solving ability. Ability to multitask and organize advocacy and support for a large and varied group of cancer patients and their families. Knowledge of community resources helpful.

Consideration will be given to an appropriate combination of education/training and experience.
About MedStar Health

MedStar Health is dedicated to providing the highest quality care for people in Maryland and the Washington, D.C., region, while advancing the practice of medicine through education, innovation and research. Our 30,000 associates and 5,400 affiliated physicians work in a variety of settings across our health system, including 10 hospitals and more than 300 community-based locations, the largest visiting nurse association in the region, and highly respected institutes dedicated to research and innovation. As the medical education and clinical partner of Georgetown University for more than 20 years, MedStar is dedicated not only to teaching the next generation of doctors, but also to the continuing education and professional development of our whole team. MedStar Health offers diverse opportunities for career advancement and personal fulfillment.

MedStar Health is an Equal Opportunity (EO) Employer and assures equal opportunity for all applicants and employees. We hire people to work in different locations, and we comply with the federal, state and local laws governing each of those locations.

A qualified individual with a disability will be considered for employment on the same basis as non- disabled applicants if he/she can perform the essential functions of the job sought, with or without a reasonable accommodation, and without imposing a direct threat to the health or safety of others or him/herself.

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