BMT/Leukemia Resource Coordinator

Location
Atlanta, GA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Sep 29, 2017
Closes
Oct 29, 2017
Specialty
Hemo / Oncology
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Northside Hospital Health Care System is a state-of-the-art setting for patients, and for you.

With three cutting-edge acute care hospitals --- in Atlanta, Canton, and Cumming, Georgia --- and more
than 150 locations throughout the State of Georgia, we are leading the way in your backyard and across the country.

Consider the numbers:
  • 868-bed, not-for-profit provider
  • Nearly 2 million patient visits annually
  • A renowned team that includes more than 2,500 physicians and 15,000 employees

We lead the nation in newborn deliveries, perform the most robotic surgeries, and diagnose and treat the most cancer cases in the state.

Facility Overview
Discovering what’s possible at Northside Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia --- it’s something our patients and team members do every day. Our reputation as one of Georgia’s fastest growing healthcare institutions and our state-of-the-art, award-winning work environment are well-known. But what resonates most with our people is the way we balance clinical excellence with compassionate care, support real work/life balance, and how close they feel to their co-workers.

Our 537-bed, not-for-profit, full-service hospital does more than serve our community. We’re a market leader in Women's Services, Maternity and Newborn Services, Surgery, Robotic Surgery, and Cancer Care. Proud to have been voted “Atlanta's Most Preferred Hospital for All Health Care Needs" by consumers for more than 16 years. We are pleased to offer our people great pay, benefits, and a pension plan.

Service Area Overview
Research is a major component of the Blood and Marrow Transplant Program at Northside Hospital. The high quality of our research program has been recognized by the National Institutes of Health (NIH), as demonstrated by our designation as a primary core clinical center for the Blood and Marrow Transplant Clinical Trials Network (BMT-CTN). We join only 19 other elite BMT programs (and are the only one in Georgia) in becoming a primary recipient of this competitive award and status.

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) and the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute have also established a network of sites for clinical trial testing of innovative blood cancer therapies in community oncology settings across the country. This groundbreaking Blood Cancer Research Partnership (BCRP) brings clinical trials closer to where patients live and helps to address one of the primary bottlenecks in the development of new cancer therapies: the need for more patients to take part in trials. The Blood and Marrow Transplant Program at Northside Hospital is one of 10 sites who have been selected to participate in this prestigious partnership.

Position Description

The BMT Resource Coordinator will be responsible for assisting with development, management, and coordination of patient care activities within the Bone Marrow Transplant and Leukemia Programs. Responsible for collaborating with physicians and members of the interdisciplinary team to coordinate and manage consistent patient care by assuming the roles of educator, resource person, researcher, and indirect patient care provider. This position is a non-nursing position, seeking someone who is customer service oriented and characterizes great attention detail.

Position Requirements
Bachelors Degree from accredited college or university and two (2) years experience in health care/health care clinic operations. Demonstrated analytical skills; ability to understand, analyze and interpret statistical, clinical, and business information. Excellent oral and written communication skills. Demonstrated interpersonal, organizational, and problem-solving skills. Proficiency in database, spreadsheet, and word-processing software utilization. Knowledge of health care and insurance related regulations/procedures.

License/Certification Requirements: No

Work Hours: 8:30a-5p

Weekend Requirements: No

On-Call Requirements: No

Why choose Northside? Northside supports our employees’ professional and personal growth. We foster an environment that promotes work/life balance. We embrace diversity. We care about you. If you are ready to advance your career, apply online today to join Northside’s team!

Northside Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in its employment practices on the basis of race, religion, sex, color, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, genetic information, veteran status or military service, or any other characteristic protected by federal law or Georgia law.

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