Community Medical Center , an affiliate of RWJBarnabas Health System, is a 592-bed, fully accredited acute care hospital offering area residents world-class medical treatment with the comforts of hometown care. Opened in 1961, CMC has evolved into the state s largest non-teaching hospital and Ocean County s largest and most active health care facility caring for over 24,200 inpatients, 142,500 outpatients and 81,400 emergency department patients each year. Community Medical Center is dedicated to advancing the quality of life and health of our community while delivering compassionate care for our patients. Our core values include: Compassion, Quality, Accountability, Integrity, Diversity and Teamwork.
In this key role, the Research Nurse functions as a resource to a multidisciplinary team of specialists as an advocate, educator and counselor for the oncology patient, their family, and referring public. The incumbent will coordinate care throughout the continuum in collaboration with the multidisciplinary team. The scope of this work includes facilitating dynamic multimodality scheduling for patients across various settings (inpatient, outpatient, etc.), coordination of care, facilitation of clinical research, integration of clinical activities across various specialties in cancer care. The Research Nurse supports physicians in all phases of patient care management, and guides oncology patients through the healthcare system by facilitating appointments, assisting with access issues, developing relationships with service provides and tracking interventions/outcomes. The Research Nurse also develops educational and informational marketing programs for oncology services offered by the Medical Center. The Research Nurse is responsible for ensuring that oncology patients receive quality and comprehensive services.
Graduate from an accredited school of nursing. Current New Jersey RN license.
ONS/OCN certification. Oncology experience required. Research experience preferred.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
At Community Medical Center, you will find a progressive health care organization offering a comprehensive array of wellness and medical services including world-class cancer, diabetes, emergency, and cardiac care. We are one of the area s most trusted providers of maternal and child health services, offering superior obstetric services, a Level 2 special care nursery, and a dedicated pediatric unit. We maintain award-winning centers of excellence for women, children and seniors. The centers offer support groups in addition to fitness and wellness programs, to enhance the overall health of every member of our community.