Assists in the development, implementation and function of a thoracic oncology multi-disciplinary clinic. Interacts with
physicians and ancillary personnel across several disciplines including surgical, medical and radiation oncology,
cardiology, pulmonology, interventional radiology and genetic counseling. Duties include initial screening patient
history and physical examination, family history, coordination of required imaging and diagnostic procedures, overall
coordination of the multi-disciplinary clinic and follow-up care. Provides oncology services including: support at
diagnosis, patient education, and coordination of care. Offers support groups for patients, families, and significant
others. Coordinates appropriate referrals and markets services to community. Performs other duties as assigned.
3 years clinical nursing practice in oncology
nursing required. A background in thoracic
diseases would be helpful.
Broad knowledge of community services,
health concepts and adult education.
Specialty certification required: RN