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Prostate Cancer Care Navigator


£21,089.00 – £23,761 per annum


**THE BANDING FOR THIS VACANCY IS SUBJECT TO AGENDA FOR CHANGE**The Urology Cancer department is looking for an outstanding individualto join the team as a main point of contact in order to supportpatients throughout their cancer care pathway including those on thenew self-managed follow up pathway.We are looking for an empathetic and IT savvy candidate who istalented, motivated and passionate to work in this new post ofProstate Cancer Care Navigator.The post holder needs to be self-driven, highly organised and haveexcellent communication skills.  Through their knowledge of theclinical pathway requirements, they will enhance the patientsexperience by ensuring that their pathway is proactively planned andtracked to ensure that patients who are newly diagnosed, on treatmentor follow up are supported in a timely and efficient way.  The rolewill involve liaising with patients, their relatives and clinical andadministrative teams within the Trust to coordinate telephoneconsultations, outpatient appointments, investigations, treatments andmulti-disciplinary team discussions.The post holder will also provide information for the Trusts cancerPTL regarding patient pathways to support the achievement of waitingtime standards and ensure effective shared learning from any pathwaybreaches.A key part of the role will be to support the Urology Self-managedpathway of care at SaTH by proactively organising the patient’spathway key events and coordinating rapid re-entry into the system forthose people identified as having urgent or specialist needs.  Theywill be central to the effective communication between patients andthe Urology Cancer Multi-disciplinary Team (MDT).  The post holderwill be based at The Princess Royal hospital in Telford but cross sitetravel is expected at times.You will have experience of dealing with cancer pathways andexperience of managing demanding workloads.  If you feel you can riseto this challenge, and are Proud to Care, then we look forward to yourapplication.Please be advised that the post may be closed early if a high numberof applications are received.

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