CollegeStationRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for College Station jobs

RN Navigator - Nursing Administration

Company: CHI St. Joseph Health
Location: College Station
Posted on: February 12, 2020

Job Description:

Position Type: Full-TimeSchedule: 8:00am - 5:00pmPrimary Location: TX > COLLEGE STATION > SJH COLLEGE STATION HOSPITAL JOB SUMMARY / PURPOSEFunctions as the primary point of contact for patients after their initial diagnosis. The role and responsibility is to effectively support the education of the patient and family about the disease, assist to coordinate care, advocate for and effectively access support services, and identify and resolve barriers which prevent optimal care to occur. Sustains the patient until they have sufficient knowledge and resources to self-direct care. Develops an effective relationship with both the patient and with the various members of the healthcare team to ensure a patient-centered care experience throughout the treatment processes. Coordinates information for the patient, significant others, and all providers to assist in decision-making processes, and Serves as a liaison between treatment program(s) and the referring physicians. Identifies quality metrics which assess processes and provide measurement to determine satisfaction with the program and identify improvements of the navigation initiatives. Also, collaborates with the service line and marketing team to promote the Navigator Program.ESSENTIAL KEY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES1. Performs case finding to ensure maximum number of patients are contacted during high stress points--2. Introduces the navigation services with intent to coordinate care, decrease potential barriers to care, and to assess potential additional resources to support needs of the patient or family--3. Initiates contact with all newly identified patients via face to face meeting, telephone, e-mail, or mail as soon possible, and completes the patient needs assessment within the required timeframe of initial patient contact--4. Educates patients/family on disease specifics, processes, and treatment options or appropriate clinical trials to enable patient-led treatment decisions--5. Establishes and Coordinates a supportive care plan with goals and interventions based upon treatment and individual patient/caregiver needs, preferences, beliefs, and values; and up- dates the plan as changes occur--6. Throughout the care continuum, identifies, advocates, and Coordinates patient access to community support services and System's resources based upon identified recommendations from the healthcare team, patient needs, and/or insurance coverage--7. Schedules andCoordinates appointments/services for patients; streamlines care path transitions and logistical issues;Coordinates travel arrangements as needed--8. Advocates for disease survivors, co-survivors, and Implements survivorship activities 9. Ensures safe care to patients by adhering to established policies, procedures, andaccuracy of practice--10. Remains up to date with advances in the assigned role, and integrates knowledge into on-going practices; attends and Participates in meetings, Multidisciplinary Boards, and other meetings deemed pertinentMINIMUM QUALIFICATIONSRequired Licensure and Certifications *Bachelor's Degree - Nursing *Registered Nurse (RN)Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills and Abilities*Able to communicate/advocate effectively with patients, families, physicians, and other health care team members *Able to manage a team and work with others within a team to ensure quality patient care *Strong critical thinking skills *Demonstrated a high level ofunderstanding of the illness and treatment modalities*Demonstrated sensitivity in coordinating care for patients from a variety of ethnic, cultural, and social economic backgrounds, and with varied medical and developmental needs *Knowledge of community resources, and how to access them effectively and efficiently *Able to set priorities and meet deadlines *Skilled in assessing and coordinating patient needsPREFERRED Qualifications *Three (3) years of patient care experience in the applied area Additional Information Requisition ID: 2019-R0261922 Schedule: Full-time Shift: Day Job Market: CHI St. Joseph Health

Keywords: CHI St. Joseph Health, College Station , RN Navigator - Nursing Administration, Healthcare , College Station, Texas

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Healthcare Jobs


Sonographer
Description: Position Type: PRNScheduled Hours per 2 week Pay Period: 0Primary Location: TX SUGAR LAND ST LUKE SUGAR LAND--St. Luke's Sugar Land Hospital is an acute care hospital offering medical and surgical (more...)
Company: CHI St. Luke's Sugar Land Hospital
Location: Sugar Land
Posted on: 02/22/2020

Speech Language Pathologist
Description: We need a SLP traveler for a skilled nursing facility, must have 1 year of SNF, and geriatric experience. Hours are M-F with a guarantee of 40 hours. br br This position
Company: Prime HealthCare Staffing
Location: Bryan
Posted on: 02/22/2020

Wound Care Physician - Physicians Only Apply - Perm
Description: Medical Doctors Only Apply. A Wound Care Physician practice is seeking a qualified physician for Temple, TX. This and other physician jobs brought to you by ExactMD. br br br We are one of the nation---s (more...)
Company: Robert Marriott Medical Corp
Location: Temple
Posted on: 02/22/2020


Maternal Fetal Medicine Physician
Description: Maternal Fetal Medicine Physician Baylor Scott and White Medical Center Temple, TX Baylor Scott and White Health is seeking a BC/BE, fellowship trained Maternal Fetal Medicine Physician to join our Temple (more...)
Company: American Hospital Association
Location: Temple
Posted on: 02/22/2020

RN, Med/surg
Description: Hospice/Palliative Medicine opening in Bryan, Texas. This and other rn jobs brought to you by NursingJobCafe.com RN - Med/surg Tele br br 5K Sign-on Bonus br Leading Non-profit Health System Medical/Surgical (more...)
Company: CoreMedical Group
Location: Bryan
Posted on: 02/22/2020

Geriatrics Physician - Temple, Texas
Description: Baylor Scott White Health is seeking a board certified or board eligible, fellowship trained Geriatrician to join an outstanding Geriatrics program. The Geriatrics physician will provide direct patient (more...)
Company: Baylor Scott & White Health
Location: Temple
Posted on: 02/22/2020

Travel Speech Language Pathologist - $1,675 per week
Description: Therapy Staff is seeking a travel Speech Language
Company: TherapyFly Travel Therapy
Location: Bryan
Posted on: 02/22/2020

RN, PRN Float Pool Specialty - Sugar Land
Description: At Memorial Hermann, were about creating exceptional experiences for both our patients and our employees. Our goal is to provide opportunities for our diverse employee population that develop and grow (more...)
Company: Memorial Hermann
Location: Sugar Land
Posted on: 02/22/2020

Travel Nurse RN - ICU - Intensive Care Unit - $1,317 per week
Description: LRS Healthcare is seeking a travel nurse RN ICU - Intensive Care Unit for a travel nursing job in Temple, Texas:- Specialty: ICU - Intensive Care Unit- Discipline: RN- Start Date: ASAP- Duration: 13 weeks- (more...)
Company: NurseFly Travel Nursing
Location: Temple
Posted on: 02/22/2020

Speech Language Pathologist
Description: Centra Healthcare Solutions is looking for an experienced or newly graduated Speech Language Pathologist to join their growing team for a 13 week assignment The Speech Language Pathologist is responsible (more...)
Company: Centra Healthcare Solutions
Location: Temple
Posted on: 02/22/2020

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Texas jobs by following @recnetTX on Twitter!

College Station RSS job feeds