Registered Nurse Navigator

Central Care Cancer Center is hiring an individual to join the oncology team in Garden City, KS as a Registered Nurse Navigator. This position will provide nursing services and care to cancer patients while administering treatment and support.

 

Job Type: Full-time

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

Standard shift:

  • Day shift

Weekly schedule:

  • Monday to Friday
  • No weekends

Work Location: In person

Essential Functions

  • Provide education on disease process and treatment plans
  • Connect patients and families to resources and support services
  • Coordinate care for oncology patients along the continuum
  • Act as a resource for patients, families, and healthcare professionals to address any concerns, issues, or needs
  • Assess symptoms or needs and route to the appropriate care provider
  • Assist with quality improvement activities to improve timeliness and access to care
  • Monitor disease specific referrals and continuity for care coordination improvement opportunities

Job Experience

  • 3 years' experience as a Registered Nurse
  • Oncology experience a plus

Other Qualifications

Bachelor's degree (B.S.N.) from four-year college or university; or Associate's degree (A.D.N.); or has completed a nursing program.

More about Garden City, Kansas

Garden City, Kansas (pop. 27,004) is located on the high plains of Southwest Kansas in Finney County (pop. 37,097), and is the economic hub for the region, serving a population of approximately 200,000.

From the World’s Largest Hand Dug Pool and Splash Park that covers a full city block, to world class hunting, or Kansas’s #1 public golf course, Garden City boasts fun for everyone, regardless of age and interest.  Also, located a short 3 ½ hour drive from the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains, Garden City offers easy access to a multitude of outdoor activities and sights, such as hiking, white water rafting, fishing, skiing, and many more adventures!  Garden City also offers several convenient jet service flights to Dallas each day.

With nearly 40 languages spoken locally, Finney County was rated the most diverse community in Kansas outside of the Kansas City metro. (Niche.com)

Featured Attractions:

Two first-class golf courses.
Buffalo Dunes (Rated #1 Municipal Course in KS, Golf Digest)
The Golf Club at Southwind

Lee Richardson Zoo
The “Big Pool” and Splash Park
Garden City Wind Semi-Pro Baseball
Annual Tumbleweed Festival
Sandsage Bison Range
Parrot Cove Indoor Water Park

Our new 30,000 sq/ft facility provides cutting edge technology and numerous support services, all in a quiet and comfortable setting.  Heartland Cancer Center in Garden City features the only in-house PET/CT simulator in Western Kansas, as well as the latest linear accelerator from Varian, the TrueBeam STx.  We also offer access to clinical trials, oncology navigators, and optional private infusion suites.