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Patient Access Nurse Coordinator (RN)
The Patient Access Nurse Coordinator maximizes access for new/potential patients to MSKCC by using oncology expertise and critical thinking skills to insure appropriate resolution of all calls/requests and serves as the clinical resource for the Care Advisors to assure quality referrals and appropriate, timely appointments.
Capable of building strong customer relationships and delivering customer-centric solutions. *Action-oriented and eager to embrace new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm. *Effective at building formal and informal networks inside and outside the organization to further departmental and institutional goals. *Resilient in recovering from setbacks and skilled at finding detours around obstacles.
Ensure ease of patient access and quality service. *Implement institutional initiatives and administrative goals to maximize access for new/potential patients to MSKCC. *Collaborate with the Clinical Director and Administrative Director to improve overall long-term effectiveness of PAS program through review of new visit appointment availability, referral patterns, and by ensuring that the right staff is in place to achieve departmental objectives. *Document pertinent clinical information from calls succinctly to insure clarity and continuity for patients and callers.
Bachelor's of Nursing (BSN) is required with a related master's degree (preferred). *4-7 years of clinical nursing experience in Oncology
Shifts: Four weekdays (10 hour shifts)
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As one of the world's premier cancer centers, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, a...nd superb educational programs. The close collaboration between our physicians and scientists is one of our unique strengths, enabling us to provide patients with the best care available today as we work to discover more effective strategies to prevent, control, and ultimately cure cancer in the future. Our education programs train future physicians and scientists, and the knowledge and experience they gain at Memorial Sloan-Kettering has an impact on cancer treatment and the biomedical research agenda around the world.