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Nurse Navigator - Cancer Supportive Care - Napa, CA #5939253

Company: St. Joseph Health

Date: 01/12/2019

Category: Insurance

City: Napa, CA

We are looking for a Nurse Navigator - CNA (California Nurses Association) for Cancer Supportive Care at Queen of the Valley!

Location: Queen of the Valley Medical Center - Napa, CA

Schedule: Full-time - 80 hours biweekly

Shift: 8-hour Days


The Cancer Center Nurse Navigator (CCNN) is a registered nurse who helps guide cancer patients and their families through the treatment process at QVMC. Under the direction of the Cancer Supportive Care Manager, the CCNN works collaboratively with physicians and multi-disciplinary teams to ensure coordination of services across all delivery sites. The CCNN serves as a resource to all disciplines relative to the care and coordination of the oncology patient population from detection through survivorship. The CCNN’s focus is outpatient as well as the inpatient population and staff. Duties performed under minimum supervision.


  • Ability to consistently function in an environment which includes varying, unpredictable and crisis situations while exercising appropriate interpersonal and critical thinking skills

  • Knowledgeable of surrounding community organizations, resources, needs, and population

  • Demonstrated skills and expertise in the areas of cancer disease, treatment and psychosocial impact

  • Demonstrated management and collaboration skills

  • Ability to act/communicate professionally – excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills and conflict management skills

  • Demonstrates the ability to evaluate a situation from many perspectives, consider various alternatives and act in a manner consistent with Medical Center and departmental policies

  • Able to motivate self and employees toward teamwork, flexibility and common purpose

  • Organizational skills, work flow analysis and the ability to set priorities

  • Good computer skills


Experience: Minimum five (5) years experience as an RN

License / Certification:

  • Current California Registered Nurse license

  • Current Healthcare Provider BLS certification


  • BSN or fifteen (15) years RN experience in related field or subspecialty

  • Current ACLS certification

  • Certified Oncology Nurse

  • Member of Oncology Nursing Society

  • Member National Coalition of Oncology Nurse Navigators

For 50 years, Queen of the Valley Medical Center has been the premiere medical facility in the Napa Valley.Our long history of providing high quality and caring service is founded on five core values: Compassion, Dignity, Integrity, Excellence and Justice. These central principles inspire us to reach out to those in need and to help heal the whole person-mind, body and spirit.Queen of the Valley Medical Center combines the region's most qualified physicians and staff with the most advanced technology available.Because we have such high standards of care, our programs have been recognized regionally and nationally for their demonstrated success of outcome and care which is par with university hospitals.Queen of the Valley Medical Center provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics.In addition to federal law requirements, Queen of the Valley Medical Center complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.Positions specified as “on call/per diem” refers to employment consisting of shifts scheduled on as “as needed basis” to fill in for staff vacancies.

Company: Queen of the Valley Medical Center

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