Ascension Health Registered Nurse-RN- Nurse Navigator in Columbia, Maryland

Job ID: 263825

Registered Nurse-RN- Nurse Navigator

Columbia, Maryland

Regular/Day

Additional Job Information

Title: Registered Nurse-RN- Nurse Navigator

City, State: Columbia,MD

Location: Charter Drive-Columbia MD

Department: PP Surgery General 001

Additional Job Details: FT,Day, 80 hours, Bi-Weekly

Job Description

Job Summary:

Registered Nurse-RN- Nurse Navigator, serves as a patient navigator throughout the continuum of care.

Responsibilities:

  • Functions as a liaison for management staff, administration, physicians, managed care companies, community organizations, and other customers.

  • Coordinates efforts for treatment and promotes quality improvement and educational efforts.

  • Compiles data, tracks outcomes, and makes recommendations for process improvement.

  • Provides referrals/support for follow-up care for patients who are uninsured or underinsured.

  • Other duties as assigned.

  • Maintains professional development.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • Licensed Registered Nurse credentialed from the Maryland Board of Nursing or current home state license for multi-state license recognition "Compact State" obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • Preferred Credential(s):

  • Certified BLS Provider specializing in Health Service Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA). Or military CPR-First Aid training.

  • Certified Case Manager.

Education and Work Experience:

  • Diploma

  • Required: Graduation from an accredited school of nursing Registered Nursing degree through diploma, AA, or BS program Preferred: Bachelor's degree of Science in Nursing

  • Required: Two years’ experience in Nurse Navigator or similar position in healthcare setting. Preferred: Disease Management experience.