The Breast Care Patient Navigator is responsible for coordinating the care of patients with breast health concerns, including the promotion of breast health in a timely and accurate manner. This role includes providing education and support to patients, family, staff and caregivers. Candidate will be responsible for assessing and monitoring patients while they are in the Hospital & assisting the Physician during procedures. The patient navigation process includes consistent care coordination throughout the continuum of care and an assessment of the physical, psychological, and social needs of the patient. The Patient Navigator will provide first line direction to the staff mammographers as well as direct communication with the Reading Mammography Radiologist and Breast Radiologist performing procedures.
Current NYS RN license required. Experience including oncology and the care and management of breast concerns preferred. Breast Health Navigation Certification preferred.