Strength Through Diversity
Ground breaking science. Advancing medicine. Healing made personal.
Roles & Responsibilities:
to assist patients in understanding the steps involved in risk reduction,
cancer screening, early detection, and treatment.
to act as liaison and work closely with the Cancer Center to ensure clinical
and supportive services are provided to patients (and their families).
to act as a primary contact and resource person between the institutions,
community, organizations and other sources related to their treatment.
to establish a rapport with patients and family members, assisting with
referrals to already existing resources.
to call patients at determined intervals to check on their status to maximize
adherence to treatment.
to assist in preparing marketing materials prepares mailing and responds to
to advocate for patients to resolve concerns/complaints.
to meet patients at their first visit to alleviate fears and concerns.
confidentiality of patient information by adhering to medical center’s written
hotel stays for patient’s family as needed.
as in-hospital transfer coordinator.
special dietary arrangements as needed.
patients to Cancer Supportive Services and Support Group/Wellness program as
the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care, based on physical,
psychosocial, educational, safety, and related criteria, appropriate to the age
of the patients served in assigned area.
- Acts as
liaison for international patients
- BS degree preferred
- Strongly prefer someone with personal life experience with
Strength Through Diversity
The Mount Sinai Health System believes that diversity and inclusion is a driver for excellence. We share a common devotion to delivering exceptional patient care. Yet we’re as diverse as the city we call home- culturally, ethically, in outlook and lifestyle. When you join us, you become a part of Mount Sinai’s unrivaled record of achievement, education and advancement as we revolutionize healthcare delivery together.
We work hard to recruit and retain the best people, and to create a welcoming, nurturing work environment where you have the opportunity and support to develop professionally. We share the belief that all employees, regardless of job title or expertise, have an impact on quality patient care.
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Who We Are
Over 38,000 employees strong, the mission of the Mount Sinai Health System is to provide compassionate patient care with seamless coordination and to advance medicine through unrivaled education, research, and outreach in the many diverse communities we serve.
Formed in September 2013, The Mount Sinai Health System combines the excellence of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai with seven premier hospitals, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Brooklyn, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai Queens, Mount Sinai West (formerly Mount Sinai Roosevelt), Mount Sinai St. Luke’s, and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai.
The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We promote recognition and respect for individual and cultural differences, and we work to make our employees feel valued and appreciated, whatever their race, gender, background, or sexual orientation.