Ascension Health Patient Navigator in Nashville, Tennessee

Job ID: 254572

Patient Navigator

Nashville, Tennessee

Regular/Day

Additional Job Information

Title: Advocate-Patient Access

City, State: Nashville,TN

Location: West Clinic

Department: STMP Family Hlth Ctr West

Additional Job Details: Full-Time,Day, 40 hours,Weekly

Job Description

Job Summary:

Coordinates access to health-related services by assisting clients with utilizing available resources.

Responsibilities:

  • Identifies potential clients, completes initial needs assessment, and maintains follow-up to ensure appropriate guidance to health services.

  • Provides informal counseling, education, and social support to clients. Assists clients with utilizing available resources, including scheduling medical appointments, accompanying clients to appointments, and assisting with completion of medical program applications.

  • Develops and maintains strong working relationships with external (referral sources and community agencies) and internal contacts (departmental team members).

  • Maintains accurate client records by documenting all contacts, services provided, and outcomes in order to track all clients and services for future reference.

Qualifications

Education:

  • Diploma

  • High School Education or equivalent required Associate's degree or Technical degree in a related field, or combination of High School degree and related experience preferred

Work Experience:

  • 2 Years Preferred Technical Experience.

How To Apply

How to Apply

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