NURSE NAVIGATOR ICamden, NJ Job ID 65943 Job Type Full Time Shift Day Specialty Ambulatory/Physician Practice
At Cooper University Health Care, our commitment to providing extraordinary health care begins with our team. Our extraordinary professionals are continuously discovering clinical innovations and enhanced access to the most up-to-date facilities, equipment, technologies and research protocols. We have a commitment to its employees by providing competitive rates and compensation, a comprehensive employee benefits programs, attractive working conditions, and the chance to build and explore a career opportunity by offering professional development.
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Supports, educates, and assists patients and their families, serving as a link to their doctors and supportive services. This position’s role is key in the implementation of multi-disciplinary care.
In conjunction with the multidisciplinary team, the Nurse Navigator is responsible for the coordination and management of patient journey through behavioral health care at Cooper Behavioral Health. The position serves a number of vital roles for the department and health system; first line-liaison between the patient and clinicians, as an educator for patients about their diagnosis, treatments, and potential side effects of said treatments. The nurse navigator also ensures patients are placed in clinically appropriate level of care via established algorithms and protocols, coordinates the injection clinic, and collaborates with social work to provide resources for patient seeking reliable information.
BSN required, MSN preferred,
Current NJ-RN License or if working in an office in another state, that applicable state liscnese
Scheduled Days / Hours: Monday-Friday 8:30-5; License (or Certification):NJ-RN Required; Education:BSN Required