Swedish Medical Center RN Navigator in Edmonds, Washington
Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Registered Nurse Navigator (Per Diem, Days) to work in Mammography at Swedish Edmonds in Edmonds, WA.
The RN Navigator is responsible for administering a navigational program that will assist and expedite the diagnostic care of patients from discovery of abnormality through diagnosis.
In this position you will:
Collaborate with providers to provide support, education, referrals, coordination of care and other assistance during the diagnosis and treatment planning stages for patient with cancer or the suspicion of cancer
Facilitates and coordinates care with other health care disciplines, including medical imaging, surgery practices, medical and radiation oncology to facilitate the physician recommended patient care plan and the timeliness of appointments
Provides education for the patient and family by reinforcing information about diagnosis, treatment plans and available resources
Coordinates in conjunction with care provider referrals to community agencies, education classes, integrated care, rehabilitation, psycho-oncology care, etc.
Provides personalized nursing care and assures patient that they are cared for and have a resource and support person to call for questions and concerns
Required qualifications for this position include:
Nursing Baccalaureate degree (BSN) from an accredited school of nursing within 6 years of hire
Current licensure to practice as a Registered Nurse (RN) in the State of Washington
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
Experience in Oncology, Breast Care and health care delivery
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- Oncology Certified Nurse (OCN) and/or comparable breast certification
About the Edmonds Campus
Swedish/Edmonds (formerly Stevens Hospital) has been providing sound and thoughtful care for patients in the greater Seattle area for more than 45 years. We pride ourselves in employing only the most qualified and caring professionals. We are not simply a hospital or a workplace. We are a family. We are a community. Our mission is to improve the health and well-being of the community through local, high-quality and compassionate health care services. On Sept. 1, 2010, Stevens joined the Swedish family and became Swedish/Edmonds to create an innovative, regional health-care delivery network that provides more local services, while giving residents greater access to the latest medical treatments and the comprehensive services of the Swedish system.
The Swedish/Edmonds campus includes:
• 217 licensed beds
• 450 of the most qualified physicians and specialists on medical staff
• 1,400 staff including clinical and non-clinical personnel
• Full scope of medical and surgical services, including Level IV Trauma emergency medicine, diagnostic, treatment and support services
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details
Our nonprofit Mission is to improve the health and wellbeing of each person we serve. Our Vision is to demonstrate the highest-quality, best-value healthcare to all we serve.
Swedish is the largest nonprofit health care provider in the greater Seattle area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); ambulatory care centers in Redmond and Mill Creek; and Swedish Medical Group a network of more than 118 primary care and specialty locations throughout the Puget Sound. Swedish employs more than 13,300 employees and 3,100 physicians and allied health professionals. Whether through physician clinics, education, research and innovation or other outreach, we’re committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Schedule: On Call
Job Category: Nursing - Other
Work Locations: Edmonds Main Bldg (WA151) 21601 76th Ave W Edmonds, 98026
Req ID: 221466