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Registered Nurse RN - Stroke Program Patient Navigator

We Are Hiring

RN-Patient Navigator - Total Quality Management 002 - Full-Time Day, 40 Hours Weekly - Ascension Borgess Hospital - Kalamazoo, MI

No weekends/no holidays

Why Join Ascension?

In Michigan, Ascension operates 16 hospitals and hundreds of related healthcare facilities that together employ over 20,000 associates. Across the state, Ascension Michigan is working together to help bring patients more resources and better care. Ascension Michigan is also committed to its community; it provided over $272 million in community benefit and care of persons living in poverty in FY2018. Ascension Michigan is dedicated to spiritually centered, holistic care which sustains and improves the health of individuals and communities.

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.

What You Will Do

As an associate with Ascension Michigan, you will have the opportunity to serve as a patient navigator throughout the continuum of care.

Responsibilities:

  • Functions as a liaison for management staff, administration, physicians, managed care companies, community organizations, and other customers.
  • Coordinates efforts for treatment and promotes quality improvement and educational efforts.
  • Compiles data, tracks outcomes, and makes recommendations for process improvement.
  • Provides referrals/support for follow-up care for patients who are uninsured or underinsured.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

Required Credential(s):

  • Registered Nurse credentialed from the Michigan Board of Nursing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

Preferred Credential(s):

  • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA).

Education:

  • Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required.
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred.
  • Master’s degree preferred.

Work Experience:

  • Neuro/Stroke nursing care experience highly preferred.
  • Team building, and interpersonal communication skills preferred.
  • Experience preferred with high organization skills preferred.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Borgess Health is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to the nondiscrimination in employment on the basis of race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, handicap, disability, veteran or marital status.

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

Job ID: 362281
Category: Nursing
Facility: MIKAL Ascension Borgess Hosp
Ministry: Ascension Borgess, MI
Location: Kalamazoo, MI

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