Oncology Nurse Navigator
Betty McEver, RN, BSN, OCN, CRN
Education: Diploma in Nursing: St. Joseph's Hospital School of Nursing (Elmira NY) ; Bachelor of Science: Nursing, State University of New York at Delhi (Delhi, NY)
Certification: Registered Nurse; Certified Oncology Nurse; Certified Radiologic Nurse; Certified Oncology Nurse Navigator; Oncology Nursing Society Certification: Chemotherapy and Biotherapy
Member: Association for Radiologic and Imaging Nurses, Oncology Nurse Society, and The New York State Southern Tier Chapter - Oncology Nursing Society.
Betty McEver, RN, has nearly thirty years of nursing experience and worked as a certified radiology nurse in Imaging Services at Cayuga Medical Center prior to establishing the position of oncology nurse navigator. As part of the interdisciplinary cancer care team she is the point-of-contact person for newly diagnosed cancer patients in our community. She serves as an advocate, interpreter, and educator for cancer patients and their families, as well as a liaison between patients, their caregivers and service providers.