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At Mayo Clinic, we treat patients from all different backgrounds and we believe having a diverse team helps us complete our mission to support the needs of our patients. Our patients and teams are diverse in terms of backgrounds, skills, experiences and perspectives. We are dedicated to being an industry leader in growing a diverse and inclusive workforce that thrives at Mayo. If you would like support our mission, we invite you to consider applying for a Life Changing Career!
The Registered Nurse (RN) Care Coordinator works within an interdisciplinary team to coordinate care for a defined population of patients. The goals of care include supporting improvement in health outcomes, empowerment of patients and families to engage in health seeking behaviors and disease prevention, and supporting self-management of chronic conditions. Care is provided in a holistic, patient-centered approach across settings spanning the continuum of care, with an emphasis on assisting patients to seek an appropriate level of service when needed and reducing the overall cost of care The RN Care Coordinator will function within the Mayo Clinic Nursing Professional Practice Model, which includes accountability for planning, implementing, evaluating and communicating all phases of nursing care for an assigned population of patients. The ANA Nursing: Scope and Standards of Practice provide a basis for the practice of the RN. The American Academy of Ambulatory Care Nursing Scope and Standards of Practice for Registered Nurses in Care Coordination and Transition Management (2016) are reflected.
The role of the RN Care Coordinator is the first point of contact for newly diagnosed breast cancer patients. This RN position help patients navigate the healthcare system and connect with care at Mayo Clinic in a timely manner. The RN in this role will coordinate care for patients across the service line including Oncology Surgical department, Medical Oncology and Radiation Oncology.
Graduate of a baccalaureate National League for Nursing (NLN) or Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) accredited nursing program with three to five years of experience.
Population specific experience preferred. Knowledge of population characteristics and desired outcomes.
Excellent communication skills (verbal and written).
Experience working in a team environment. Computer skills (e.g. PowerPoint, Excel, Word) required, prior experience with electronic medical record systems preferred.
Ability to work flexible hours, which may include days, evenings, and weekends.
Ability to adapt to unpredictable situations within the work setting.
Demonstrated leadership, effective communicator, and excellent critical thinking skills.
Demonstrated ability to use data for trend analysis and decision making.
Prior Oncology and/or Breast Oncology (surgical) experience preferred.
Ambulatory care experience beneficial.
Minimally 2 years RN experience preferred.
Internal applicants are required to attach their three most recent performance appraisals.
License or certification
Current Arizona RN Licensure required.
Maintains Basic Life Support(BLS) competency.
Basic Life Support certification is required upon hire and must be valid for 90 days or greater from start date.
Additional specialty certification/training specific to care coordination as required by the work area.
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum salary every 2 weeks is approx $3035.20, based on a full-time position.
Monday - Friday. 8am - 5pm
No weekend requirement
Over the next four years, Mayo Clinic is making significant investments in both the physical and technological future of health care, through doubling the size of the Mayo Clinic campus in Phoenix, inclusive of practice, education, and research activities. Mayo Clinic's campuses in Arizona are located in Phoenix and Scottsdale, in the beautiful Sonoran Desert. The region is known as the Valley of the Sun, a metropolitan area with more than 4 million residents in 25 cities and towns.
With Phoenix being the fifth largest city in the nation, this sunny "desert metropolis" offers the amenities of a big city in the midst of a strikingly beautiful, rugged, southwest landscape.
Scottsdale frequently earns praise as a highly desirable place to live. The city's more than 200,000 residents enjoy a vibrant mix of culinary hot spots, arts and entertainment, professional and collegiate sports teams, and community resources. The region's desert climate promotes an outdoor lifestyle with a full complement of sports and recreation.
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As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to access job openings or to apply for a job are available.