This position requires full understanding and active participation in fulfilling the mission of Saddleback Medical Center. It is expected that the employee demonstrate behavior consistent with our core values: Integrity, Accountability, Best Practices, Compassion and Synergy. The employee shall support Saddleback Medical Center’s strategic plan and participate in and advocate performance improvement/patient safety activities.
The RN Oncology Nurse Navigator is responsible for the coordination of newly diagnosed cancer patients, acting as a liaison between patients, families, community, and physicians. Additionally, the RN Oncology Nurse Navigator is accountable for coordinating care for patients as part of a multidisciplinary team of physicians, registered nurses and/or ancillary department personnel involved with cancer patients at Saddleback Medical Center. Furthermore, the position the RN Oncology Nurse Navigator will provide cancer patients and families with information addressing their concerns, including but not limited to financial, social services, education, treatment options and access to clinical trials.