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This position coordinates care for all new patient referrals, addressing patient needs to eliminate gaps in the care continuum.
Provide information and education to patients, their families and caregivers on the advanced cancer treatment modalities and support services available.
Provide immediate responses to assess patient needs with disease-specific information about diagnosis, treatment options, side effect management and post-treatment care and survivorship.
Facilitate timely scheduling of appointments, diagnostic testing and procedures to expedite the plan of care and promote continuity of care.
Act as a liaison between the patients, caregivers, nursing, physicians and social workers to ensure optimal patient outcomes.
Participate in continuous quality improvement activities to improve patient outcomes.
Track incoming patient referral paths and report findings to the Marketing team.
Facilitate patient follow-up through patient coaching, information transfer and communication to improve continuity of care, enhance the medical management of complex diseases, and streamline the intervention process.
3 years' experience in clinical medical environment
Detail orientation and strong organization skills
Ability to discuss health information and resources with sensitivity and credibility
3 years or more experience in an oncology or related field medical practice
RN Experience with Proton Radiation Therapy patients
Experience with Electronic Medical Records software
Additional Salary Information: Ackerman Cancer Center offers pay commensurate with experience and a comprehensive benefits package.
Ackerman Cancer Center facilities in Jacksonville and Amelia Island specialize in the most advanced oncology therapies available for all types of cancer. The interdisciplinary team at Ackerman Cancer Center is professional, compassionate, and dedicated to the highest level of care for patients and their families.Our team includes Board Certified Radiation Oncologists, Board Certified Medical Phys...icists, Certified Medical Dosimetrists, Oncology Certified Nurses, Radiation Therapists, Oncology Certified Social Workers and an Oncology Certified Dietician. Our facilities offer advanced treatments such as IMRT, IGRT, SRS, SBRT, VMAT, HDR Brachytherapy, AccuBoost Breast Cancer Radiotherapy, Gamma Knife, RayStation treatment planning, MOSAIQ EMR, Elekta Linear Accelerators and a MEVION S250 Proton Therapy System.We also offer comprehensive diagnostic services for the convenience of our patients. These services include: PET/CT, CT, MRI, mammography, ultrasound and bone density scanning.For consideration, please send resume and cover letter to:firstname.lastname@example.org Visit our website: www.AckermanCancerCenter.com