Cardiology Clinical Nurse Navigator CV Surgery Full Time at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 9/11/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Tampa, FL
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    9/11/2019
  • Job ID:
    19014626
  • Job Family
    Nursing
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    1 - Day
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Medical Group West FL

Job Description


Description

Cardiology Clinical Nurse Navigator AdventHealth Medical Group West Florida
Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Medical Group West Florida

  • Rollover PDO with service year increases in accrual

  • Comprehensive benefits package; including tuition reimbursement and matching 403b plan

  • Patient facing positions receiving company paid initial sets of scrubs

  • Company Discount programs

  • Growing Organization 

Work Hours/Shift:
Full Time
You Will Be Responsible For:
  • Develops, plans and implements evidenced-based measures that increases the quality of care for the cardiovascular service line and ensures compliance with all regulatory guidelines. 
  • Supports and assists with data collection for process and quality improvement while understanding the department performance trends and established standards. 
  • Keeps Manager and Director informed and seeks assistance and direction from appropriate individuals when confronted with unfamiliar procedures and techniques before implementing them to ensure delivery of safe and effective patient care. 
  • Coordinates patient education and care: serves as an ongoing resource for patients and families during their diagnosis and treatment period; communicates information regarding patient status and needs; collaborates with other providers regarding how to best meet needs and sequence care; assesses patients’ learning style and health literacy in order to provide education on the appropriate patient level.
  • The Nurse Navigator provides a comprehensive access point for cardiovascular services to include cardiology, cardiothoracic surgery and vascular surgery for the West Florida Division of AdventHealth.
  • Coordinates all services required to provide multidisciplinary, quality assured, appropriate case selection and cost-effective care for patients and families.
  • Provides telephone and face-to-face consultation with patients and providers to answer pertinent questions throughout their hospital experience; provides educational information to patient/family and reviews information with patient at discharge and/or within 48 hours post-discharge. Communicates with patient and family 24-48 hours after discharge to clarify any outstanding concerns to ensure patient understands follow-up.
  • Communicates and collaborates with multidisciplinary team to ensure high-quality patient care. Acts as a liaison to physicians’ offices regarding proper orders, medical records, consents and any other required documentation/criteria ensuring they are received at the time of patient care or transfer.
  • Maintains a professional relationship with all customers.
  • Completes assigned work comprehensively and in a timely manner.
  • Facilitates “on time” scheduling with coordinators, supervisors, physicians and patients

Qualifications
What You Will Need:
  • Current valid State of Florida license as a registered nurse
  • Current valid BLS and ACLS certification (American Heart Association)
  • Previous leadership experience (Preferred)
  • Previous experience with projects or program start-up (Preferred)


Job Summary:
The Cardiovascular Clinical Nurse Navigator would work under the direction of the Manager of the CV Surgery Clinic to facilitate and provide a comprehensive access point for cardiovascular services to include cardiology, cardiothoracic surgery and vascular surgery for the West Florida Division of AdventHealth.  The nurse navigator coordinates all services required to provide multidisciplinary, quality assured, appropriate case selection and cost-effective care for patients and families. The Clinical Nurse Navigator must work seamlessly with: Patient, Family, Referring Cardiologists, and Healthcare teams in both the Hospitals and CV Surgery Physician Offices. Upon receiving Cardiology phone calls from referring Cardiologists and/or patient, the Navigator is responsible for coordinating Cardiology patient access/scheduling within the health system including Hospitals and CV Surgery Physician Offices.


This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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