Patient Navigator - Transitional Care Coordinator

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Job ID: 54885
Area of Interest: Nursing
Location: Baltimore, MD US
Hours of Work: M-F
Job Facility: U of M Rehabilitation & Orthopaedic Institute
Employment Type: Full Time
Shift: DAY
What You Will Do:

Patient Navigator - Transitional Care Coordinator  

The Patient Navigator (RN) acts both proactively as well as in response to specific care needs of our patient population.

Duties include:

  • To assist the client to access services throughout the continuum  as well as play a role in the elimination of  individual and system barriers to accessing services.
  • Results-oriented collaboration with the appropriate leadership and staff at UM  Rehab & Ortho , UMMS and community based programs
  • Data collection, interpretion and application to work collaboratively with leadership to improve:
    • Long-term health of the designated client population and their clinical outcomes,awarenes and utilization
    • Client and caregiver satisfaction
    • Reduce the cost of health care for the designated client population  
  • Consistently expresses and demonstrates compassion and courtesy for patients.  Extends courtesy and support to patient's families/visitors.

What You Need to Be Successful:

Bachelors degree in Nursing and CRRN certification preferred

A minimum of three years experience  in a hospital/managed care setting is required.

Experience in utilization management, case management, and expertise with client diagnosis preferred.
We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. 
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