Registered Nurse (RN) Nurse Navigator - TMCOne Endocrinology
In collaboration with physicians and administrators, provide coordination for a specific patient population’s journey through a treatment plan established by a multidisciplinary team of physicians and surgeons and other caregivers. Coordinates patient’s care plan, facilitates patient appointments, including those made with labs, diagnostic areas, and specialty physicians; responsible for communication and overall program interaction with other disciplines. Provides necessary resource information to the patient and family along the continuum of care.
Serves as a liaison between physicians and hospital staff to enhance relationships. Collaborates with administration, management, and staff across the organization to improve patient care. Works with Administration and multidisciplinary team to develop and grow the program through a variety of education, resource, and quality measures.
EDUCATION: Bachelor’s degree in Nursing from a qualified, nationally accredited nursing program required. Master’s degree preferred.
EXPERIENCE: A minimum of three (3) years of related experience, preferably in an acute care setting with experience as a health/patient educator or patient advocate, preferred area of clinical experience in the program area for the position.
LICENSURE OR CERTIFICATION: Current RN licensure permitting work in the State of Arizona and current Basic Life Support (BLS) certificate.