Feb 02, 2023

RN New Patient Coordinator - Hematology/Oncology

  • Upstate Nursing
  • Syracuse, NY, USA

Job Description

RN New Patient Coordinator - Hematology/Oncology

Job no: 75107
Department: Medicine
Employer: MedBest
Payroll Title: Registered Nurse, G7
Bargaining Unit: N/A
Salary: Dependent on qualifications
Work type: Full-time
Location: Syracuse
Categories: Registered Nurses

Job Summary:
  • Reviews new patient referral records for completeness
  • Reviews insurance and verifies it is in network with facility
  • Establishes priorities of care
  • Initiates requests for assistance when situations warrant it
  • Assists administrative scheduling staff in determining how soon appointment should b scheduled Assists in updating new patient referral spreadsheet
  • Reports monthly new patient referral data to administration
  • Abstracts medical/surgical hx and medication list into EPIC
  • Identifies patients appropriate for OCM and notifies Incentive Coordinators, attending physician, and Nurse Managers
  • Input patient data into OncoNav
  • Provides coverage for new patient scheduling as needed, for example, sick days or vacations Assists with phone calls, as needed
  • Assists with scanning of new patient referral paperwork into EPIC
  • Practices in a manner consistent with regulatory standards and hospital policy
  • Collaborates and communicates with members of the healthcare team
  • Utilizes evidence based knowledge to guide practice
  • Reports to work as scheduled and maintains an acceptable record of attendance
  • Performs other duties, as needed

Minimum Qualifications:

NYS licensed/registered RN. Prior experience in an outpatient setting (specialty area) strongly preferred. Current CPR certification through the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross is required.

Preferred Qualifications:

Work Days:

Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Message to Applicants:

Our benefits package includes health, dental and vision insurance, eligibility for employer 401k funding after 1 year (3% quarterly/5% annual on vesting schedule), tuition reimbursement, generous paid time off, including vacation and personal time, paid sick leave, holidays and floating holidays.

Recruitment Office: MedBest Medical Management