Nurse Navigator-Adult ED
Location:
Oklahoma City , Oklahoma
Posted:
November 24, 2017
Reference:
00322-27830
Work Schedule: Full-Time(Weekends)

General Description:
Under limited direction, functions on the multidisciplinary team as an advocate, interpreter, educator and counselor for patients.

Essential Function/Duties:
Responsible for ensuring all patients in assigned area receive quality and comprehensive care. Coordinates patient care throughout the continuum of care in collaboration with the multidisciplinary team. Ensures proper documentation (Orders and Authorizations) are available and correct for each individual patient. Serves as a clinical resource for care management. Provides expert nursing care which includes direct clinical practice, consultation, education and research. Uses clinical expertise and management skills to direct patient/family education and services to ensure the delivery of high quality care in the most family-centered, efficient and economical manner. Communicates with all members of the team on behalf of the patient. Works in collaboration with internal and external interdisciplinary team members to achieve excellence patient service throughout the plan of care. In collaboration with the management team, is responsible for planning, implementing, evaluating and documenting staff development related to patient/family education and quality patient care. Utilizes advanced practice expertise to propose, develop and implement processes with the goal of improving the clinical experience for the patient.

Physical Requirements (with or without accommodation):
Ability to stand/walk for up to 8 hours per day. Clarity of vision to read charts and reports as well as to perform clinical nursing care. Sufficient eye-hand coordination to operate equipment as required. Ability to reach above head, twist at waist, push/pull up to 35 pounds and lift/carry up to 35 pounds. Will frequently be exposed to blood, body fluids and communicable diseases. Ability to travel to various locations on campus and to other facilities.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Knowledge of nursing theory, practices, techniques, procedures and standards. Knowledge of the principles of supervising staff. Skill in planning and organizing nursing care, applying advanced nursing clinical skills, maintaining records and charts, preparing written reports and in maintaining effective working relationships with others. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Ability to work effectively as part of a team.
Qualifications:
Minimum Qualifications:

*Education: Graduate from an accredited school of nursing. Bachelor Degree in Nursing or relevant field.

*Experience: Three (3) years experience as an RN in an acute care setting.

*Licensure: Current licensure by the State of Oklahoma as a Registered Nurse; BLS-Healthcare Instructor

A little about us:
HCA is the nation’s leading private provider of healthcare services. Comprised of locally managed facilities which include 230,000 employees at over 160 hospitals, over 120 surgery centers and 100 urgent care facilities in 20 states and the United Kingdom

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