Registered Nurse Patient Navigator
- Job ID 1905044436
- Date posted 11/15/2019
- Facility Tucson Physician Group Holdings
The RN Navigator enhances the patient experience by interfacing with various patient care teams and assists to provide comprehensive care to patients
who are in need of diagnostic and therapeutic procedures, and those newly diagnosed with medical conditions requiring treatment/follow-up.
The RN Navigator works collaboratively with radiologists (both interventional and diagnostic), genetic counselors, referring physicians, treating physicians, surgeons and other treatment navigators to ensure that the patient gets seamless care for optimum outcomes.
This position provides clinical functions as required in support of services and participates in maintaining a safe, cost-effective patient care environment. The RN Navigator also serves as a community liaison for education and awareness.
- Coordinates care for patients and families.
- Provides initial patient contact.
- Develops plan to assist patients with scheduling.
- Identifies patient trends, receives referrals from patients, coordinates housing for patients.
Graduate of an accredited Nursing program.
1 - 2 years experience in a clinical setting;
Preferred: 3 to 5 years in a RN Navigator role
RN License in the State of Arizona, or other Compact State, Basic Life Support; Preferred: RN Navigator Certification
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