Dignity Health Cardiovascular Thoracic Nurse Navigator in HENDERSON, Nevada

Overview

As the community’s only not-for-profit, faith-faith based health care system; Dignity Health Nevada has been guided by the vision and core values of the Adrian Dominican Sisters for more than 70 years. As the Henderson and Las Vegas communities grow, Dignity Health-St. Rose Dominican facilities and its more than 3,400 employees will continue the Sisters’ mission of serving people in need. St. Rose Dominican is a member of Dignity Health, one of the nation’s largest healthcare systems, a 22-state network of more than 9,000 physicians, 60,000 employees, and 400 care centers, including hospitals, urgent and occupational care, imaging and surgery centers, home health, and primary care clinics. Headquartered in San Francisco, Dignity Health is dedicated to providing compassionate, high-quality, and affordable patient-centered care with special attention to the poor and underserved. You can also follow us on and .

Responsibilities

Position Summary:

The Nurse Navigator is assigned to a population of patients and provides individualized and comprehensive care to reduce barriers, coordinate diagnostic and treatment efforts and ensure prompt access to care. Applying the nursing process, the Nurse Navigator performs clinical assessments; education on disease process, plan of care and treatment modalities; and symptom management to support patients through the complexity of their care continuum. The Nurse Navigator collaborates and communicates effectively with the multidisciplinary team to effectively coordinate patient care, ensure continuity of care and create a comfortable and exceptional patient experience. The Nurse Navigator initiates referrals to appropriate inter-disciplinary teams for physical, psycho-social and spiritual support through all stages of the continuum of care.

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Minimum two years experience in related Business, Finance, Management Engineering or Healthcare field required.

  • ADN.

  • Completion of accredited RN program and Clinical Experience.

  • Serves as a mentor and support for those who provide direct patient care.

  • Computer skills, EMR documentation, Word, Excel, Record/Verify system, work experience: patient education/interventions, symptom management.

  • Embrace advance technology and innovation in patient safety and management.

  • LIC RN = RN in the state of Nevada

  • CT CPRBLS - Basic Life Support - AHA

  • CT ACLS -Advanced Life Support - AHA

Preferred Qualifications:

  • BSN

  • CCRN/CSC certified within 3 years of hire date.

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Job ID 2018-53098

Employment Type Full Time

Department Education

Hours / Pay Period 80

Facility St Rose Dominican - Siena

Shift Day

Location HENDERSON

State/Province NV

Standard Hours 8a-5p, Mon-Fri

Work Schedule 8 Hour