INTEGRATED CARE MANAGER, RN (Pt. Navigator)

Location
Woodbridge, VA
Posted
Feb 17, 2017
Closes
Mar 31, 2017
Function
Management, Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:
Sentara Northern Virginia Medical Center is recruiting a full-time patient navigator for the Oncology Unit.

OCN certification and/or OCN eligible within one year of hire.

Responsible and accountable for the provision and facilitation of comprehensive care coordination services and quality outcomes for patients across the continuum. Promotes effective utilization and monitoring of health services, collaborates and communicates with the healthcare team and patient/caregiver to manage care and transitions. Develops and/or implements a comprehensive care plan based on assessment and evaluation of patient/caregiver needs. Functions in one of the following practice settings: Acute Care, Service Lines, Ambulatory/Community-based, Home Health, and Long Term Care.

Education Level
RN-Bachelor's Level Degree

Experience
Required: Nursing - 3 years

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

License
Required: Registered Nurse

Preferred: Basic Life Support

Skills
Required: Communication, Critical Thinking, Service Orientation

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Other
BLS (if in a clinical setting).

For Integrated Care Management departments, specialty certification required within one year of eligibility (ACM, CCM, CCCTM or RN-BC).

For other service lines, certification based on specialty area required within one year of eligibility. OCN certification and/or OCN eligible within one year of hire.

3 years Case Management experience preferred.

PACE specific incumbents for this position require a minimum of one year of experience working with the frail or elderly population.