Breast Imaging Navigator AdventHealth Shawnee Mission
Santa Fe Building (Cancer Center)
9301 W 74th St, Merriam, KS 66204, Suite 100
Top Reasons to Work At AdventHealth Shawnee Mission
Immediate Health Benefits issued day one of Hire
Received MagnetÂ® recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center in January 2019
Providing faith-based, whole person care to Kansas City since 1962
Excellent health benefits, an onsite childcare center and fitness facility
Tuition reimbursement to support continuing education
Employee Referral Program
Largest health care provider in Johnson County with three campuses
Full Time Days Monday â“ Friday
8:00AM â“ 5:00PM
You Will Be Responsible For:
Responsible for knowing all policies, procedures and protocols of the Breast Center and Cancer Center.
Facilitate the navigation of patients, as the single point of contact, through the imaging/cancer pathway. Ensure efficient and coordinated services through the screening, diagnosis, treatment and support/educational services.
Verify accuracy of order and ensure it is scanned into medical record prior to testing
Assist with facilitating an evidence-based, multidisciplinary, multi-specialty approach to breast cancer care throughout the diagnostic continuum.
Establish and maintain positive open communication (verbal and written) and relationships with; referring physicians, surgeons, radiologists, radiation oncologists and medical oncologist to provide quality care to patients with cancer health concerns. Ensures communication with referring physician happens through each stage of the patientâ™s treatment
Ensure contact of referring clinician when patients are found to need further diagnostic evaluation and/or breast biopsy.
What You Will Need:
3+ years of Diagnostic Imaging Scheduling Experience
In-depth clinical knowledge in oncology/radiology scheduling.
Certified medical assistant preferred
Radiologic Technician preferred
Patient navigation certification preferred
This position is under the direct supervision of the Oncology Business Operations Manager. The Imaging Navigator is responsible for coordination across the full continuum of care from screening to detection, diagnosis, treatment and survivorship follow up. The overall goal is to ensure patients are effectively and efficiently navigated through the health care system receiving appropriate physician support and educational services throughout their journey. The Imaging Navigator functions as a liaison for management staff, administration, physicians, managed care companies, community organizations and other customers. The Imaging Navigator will interface with the breast health team and assist with the coordination of all aspects of screening mammography, diagnostic imaging, clinical evaluation, support services and education for women receiving services in the Breast Center. The Imaging Navigator serves as a primary point of intake; ensuring patients have appropriate, timely medical and supportive services. In addition, this position supports: data collection, tumor board processes/participation and marketing/ community outreach efforts.
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.