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Registered Nurse-Patient Navigator, Full-Time

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Registered Nurse (RN) -Patient Navigator - Infection Control - Full-Time, Days - Lourdes Hospital - Binghamton, NY

8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. -  Monday-Friday; no evenings or weekends.

Lourdes Hospital has an exciting opportunity for a Registered Nurse Patient Navigator to provide comprehensive coordination of care for patients and their families/caregivers, to eliminate barriers to timely care, increase patient and provider satisfaction, maintain point of contact with providers and serve as the first point of contact for patients and families.  Your time will be split between a Quality Navigator Data Analytics role, and working as a Nurse Navigator focusing on stroke patients to ensure they have all the information needed as they transfer from the actue care setting to the outpatient setting.  Come join our team!

 

Why Join Ascension?

 Lourdes, based in Binghamton, New York, is dedicated to spiritually centered, holistic care which sustains and improves the health of individuals and communities. The main hospital campus includes medical, surgical and specialty nursing units, an Ambulatory Care Center, Breast Care Center, a Regional Cancer Center and numerous specialty practices. Reaching beyond the main hospital campus, Lourdes has established a network of primary care providers at 12 convenient sites throughout the region; and the Lourdes at Home and Hospice programs which care for patients in their homes and various nursing facilities. Two mobile mammography vans, a dental van and a medical services van deliver health services out into the region, making health care more easily accessible to surrounding communities.

Lourdes is part of Ascension, 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 a Registered Nurse (RN) Patient Navigator with Lourdes Hospital, 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 New York Board of Nursing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 

Education:

  • Diploma 
    • Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required

Work Experience:

  • 2 years of inpatient nursing experience preferred.

  • Healthcare quality experience preferred.

  • Must be self-motivated and able to get a new program up and running.

  • Must be comfortable providing constructive feedback to others.

  • Must be able to work autonomously, but also with a team.

 

Equal Employment Opportunity

As an equal opportunity employer, Our Lady of Lourdes Memorial Hospital (Lourdes) complies with all applicable employment laws and regulations.  In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at Lourdes are based on merit, qualifications and abilities.

Lourdes does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, gender, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. 

Lourdes is an EEO/AA employer: M/F/Disabled/Vet.

For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

EEO is the Law Poster Supplement
 

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: 367657
Category: Nursing
Facility: NYBIN Our Lady of Lourdes Hosp
Ministry: Lourdes, NY
Location: Binghamton, NY

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