The selected candidate will participates in care planning in collaboration with the patient and healthcare team to identify effective interventions that will help the patient meet rehabilitation, treatment goals, and improve quality of life.
This position supports the mission of The Medical Center of Aurora/Centennial Medical Plaza of optimizing the quality of life of all those served by expanding beyond the traditional focus on medical needs to the needs of the whole person.
In this role, you will be responsible and accountable for coordination of services through an interdisciplinary process which provides a clinical and psychosocial approach through the continuum of care and balances individually identified patients.
The Cancer Counselor participates in patient assessment, counseling, treatment, support, and resource linkage. Responsibilities include providing counseling to patients and families as well as organizing and leading cancer support groups.