Registered Nurse-Nurse Navigator

Location
Eisenhower Medical Center, Rancho Mirage, CA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Oct 10, 2017
Closes
Nov 09, 2017
Specialty
Nurse Practitioner
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Objective:


A professional registered nurse with specific clinical knowledge who offers individualized assistance to patients, families, and caregivers to help overcome healthcare system barriers. Using the nursing process provides education and resources to facilitate informed decision making and timely access to quality health and psychosocial care throughout all phases of the care continuum. Works with patients referred for assistance in accessing and utilizing health care resources due to their complex chronic illness.
Reports to



Reports to the CAO or designee
Supervises



None
Ages of Patients



None
Blood Borne Pathogens



Minimal/ No Potential
Qualifications



Education



Required: BSN or MSN or enrollment in an RN-BSN or RN-MSN program within 1 year of hire and completion within 5 years of hire if hired after July 1, 2012

Preferred: MSN

Licensure/Certification



Required: California RN licensure

Preferred: Certified in specialty practice area.

Experience



Required: 2 5 years in clinical setting. Knowledge of current nursing, medical and health trends and practices in rendering of patient care. Knowledge and ability to function in a professional role and serve as a professional role model

Preferred: 2 -5 years in chronic disease management, case management, utilization management, and adult acute care
Specific Skills, Knowledge, Abilities Required



Strong organizational, interpersonal, written/verbal, teamwork, critical thinking skills

Ability to prioritize and develop collaborative relationships both internally and externally

Ability to work autonomously

Basic computer skills and knowledge of managed care

Working knowledge of insurance coverage and procedures and community resources