About Carrie Friedman, RN, BSN, OCN
Carrie Friedman, RN, BSN, OC, Carrie has been a nurse at Inova since 1998, starting as a new graduate on the Inpatient Oncology and Bone Marrow Transplant unit at Inova Fairfax Hospital. Since then, she has worked in various areas, but her heart has always been with the oncology patient population. She returned to Cancer Services in 2009 as an oncology nurse navigator and moved under the Life with Cancer umbrella as Manager, Oncology Navigation and Counseling in 2013.
Carrie finds great satisfaction knowing she is helping patients move through the continuum of care and supporting patients and families with whatever needs they may have on their cancer journey. But she also enjoys wearing one of the leadership hats at Life with Cancer. Carrie completed her undergraduate degree in health sciences and nutrition at James Madison University and then went on to nursing school at Marymount University. She lives in Alexandria and likes to spend her free time enjoying her family and the outdoors.