Nurse Navigator

The University of Oklahoma

Posted Under: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma jobs in Healthcare; Healthcare jobs in zipcode 73101
Posted On: 2020-02-15 00:00:00

SunIRef:Nurse:title Nurse Navigator University of Oklahoma 612 reviews - Oklahoma City, OK University of Oklahoma 612 reviews Read what people are saying about working here. POSITION INFORMATION: Under general administrative direction, coordinate referrals from physicians and health care facilities for patients; provides a significant level of patient education related to their illness and planned treatment. This position is located with the Pediatric Pulmonology Section. REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES: Patient Coordination. Works closely with physicians in all specialty areas to coordinate patient's care plan communication; works with multidisciplinary team to maintain and implement uptodate coordinated care plan; communicates with all members of the healthcare team on behalf of the patient. Patient Referral. Uses clinical protocols to refer patients to appropriate specialist for diagnosis or treatment and assists patients and their families in obtaining referrals to needed specialists. Provides support and counseling, as appropriate to the clinical situation. Clinical Protocol Development. Works with designated physicians to develop and maintain clinical protocols. Clinic Improvement. Proactively develops and enhances processes with the goal of improving the clinical experience for referred patients and the referring physician. Liaison. Communicates with referring physician's offices as appropriate to the patient and physician's needs. Patient Education. Works with marketing and outreach departments to educate referring physicians and facilities on available services. As Needed. Performs various duties as needed to successfully fulfill the function of the position. Job Requirements Education: Bachelor's Degree in Nursing Experience: 24 months experience in professional nursing (RN) as a health or patient educator Certifications/ Licenses: Registered Nurse Licensure in the State of Oklahoma Equivalent/ Substitution: Will accept an Associate's Degree in Nursing and 24 months RNlevel nursing experience in lieu of the Bachelor's Degree in Nursing for a total of 48 months Preferred: Master's Degree in Nursing or Public Health (MSN/MPH) with 24 months experience in cancer nursing patient care. Skills: Strong communication skills (both oral and written). Hiring contingent upon a Background Check? Yes Special Indications: None Job Posting: Jan 23, 2020 Unposting Date: Apr 22, 2020 JOB DESCRIPTION HELP Required Attachments Documents required for this position are listed under the "Required Attachments" section of this job listing. You will be required to upload and attach these documents in the application process. Important: ALL required documents must be attached to your job application or your documents will not be visible to the hiring department! University of Oklahoma - Just posted report job - original job

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