Job Description

  • Job LocationUS-AZ-SCOTTSDALE
    Requisition ID
    2019-18788
    Shift
    01 - Days
    Department
    HHRI Oncolgy Clincl Trial
    Facility
    Shea Medical Center
    Position Type
    Regular Full-Time
    Physical Work Location and New Employee Orientation Location : Address
    10510 N. 92nd St
    Work Hours
    M-F 8-4:30
  • Overview

    HonorHealth is a non-profit, local healthcare organization known for community service and outstanding medical quality. HonorHealth encompasses five acute care hospitals with approximately 11,500 employees and 4,500 volunteers, over 70 primary and specialty care practices, clinical research, medical education, an inpatient rehabilitation hospital, an Accountable Care Organization, two foundations, and extensive community services.

    HonorHealth is a leader in medical innovation, talent and technology with a genuine commitment to your growth. The health system's vibrant careers take place in an environment filled with opportunity and respect because we see the HONOR in you.

    Qualifications

    Education
    Bachelor's Degree in Nursing Required

    Experience
    2 years nursing Required

    Licenses and Certifications
    Nursing\RN - Registered Nurse - State Licensure And/Or Compact State Licensure Required
    Nursing\OCN - Oncology Nurse Certification Required

    Responsibilities

    Job Summary
    Responsible for the coordination of care and education for individuals interested in oncology clinical trials from a local, national and international referral base. Coordinates consultations and referrals for individuals with either advanced cancer or rare tumors where no standard therapy is available. Provides patient/family needs assessment, education, and support utilizing resources efficiently and effectively. Collaborates with external agencies to provide community education on cancer related topics. Assists with the development and performance of specialty educational activities, program development, patient and system protocol development and outcomes research.
    • Consults with individuals interested in oncology clinical trials from a local, national and international patient population to describe role of clinical trials in an individual’s treatment plan. Facilitates new patient referrals into the clinical trial program. Acts as a liaison to patients, physicians, support services and/or referring organizations to promote seamless patient care
    • Utilizes advanced assessment skills for early problem identification and intervention. Facilitates referrals to Cancer Center clinical programs for personalized care and provides follow-up through personal contact.
    • Reviews all referral medical records to ensure complete records for consultation and enters preliminary data in the electronic medical record. Pre-screens patients for initial consultation.
    • Increases visibility of clinical trials program by attending hospital rounds, oncology unit staff meetings, and educating staff nurses on the role of clinical trials.
    • Organizes and provides community education through Scottsdale Healthcare. Collaborates with the SHC Speakers Bureau to provide community education on cancer related topics. Assists with the development and marketing of public relations materials related to the cancer clinical trials.
    • Supports internal physicians with patient related communications (i.e. email with consulting physicians and office staff).



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