The RN Navigator enhances the patient experience by interfacing with various patient care teams and assists to provide comprehensive care to patients
who are in need of diagnostic and therapeutic procedures, and those newly diagnosed with medical conditions requiring treatment/follow-up.
The RN Navigator works collaboratively with radiologists (both interventional and diagnostic), genetic counselors, referring physicians, treating physicians, surgeons and other treatment navigators to ensure that the patient gets seamless care for optimum outcomes.
This position provides clinical functions as required in support of services and participates in maintaining a safe, cost-effective patient care environment. The RN Navigator also serves as a community liaison for education and awareness.
Coordinates care for patients and families.
Provides initial patient contact.
Develops plan to assist patients with scheduling.
Identifies patient trends, receives referrals from patients, coordinates housing for patients.
Graduate of an accredited Nursing program.
1 - 2 years experience in a clinical setting;
Preferred: 3 to 5 years in a RN Navigator role
RN License in the State of Arizona, or other Compact State, Basic Life Support; Preferred: RN Navigator Certification
Primary Location: Tucson, Arizona
Facility: Tucson Physician Group Holdings
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 1905044436
About Tucson Physician Group Holdings
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.