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RN Nurse Navigator - Interventional Radiology

Roanoke, VA, US, 24014

Job Summary

This position is responsible for the reduction in no-show rates for Interventional Radiology Pain Management and Biopsy procedures

 

Make the most of your clinical skills at an organization that has earned numerous awards for clinical excellence. Based in Roanoke, VA, our community-based health care organization encompasses a comprehensive network of hospitals, primary and specialty physician practices, and other complementary services.

 

Supports Carilion’s hallmarks of service excellence and quality for all job responsibilities. Promotes Carilion’s culture of service excellence and quality by implementing and accepting accountability of the service standards.  The Nurse Navigator uses advanced nursing processes in decision-making, patient assessment, data analysis, development and implementation of methods and systems to improve the overall quality and efficiency of patient care for the designated department and population served. The Interventional Radiology Nurse Navigator will assist in coordination of care for patients with radiology needs at Carilion Clinic. Under administrative oversight, the Nurse Navigator will collaborate with the multidisciplinary teams at Carilion Clinic including the all areas of Radiology, referring practice offices, pre-surgical testing, as well as outside offices and facilities to navigate identified patients through the pre-surgical evaluation, required testing, and follow up. The Interventional Radiology Nurse Navigator will provide patient education and help lead comprehensive conferences with the multidisciplinary teams. Provides direct patient care in the outpatient clinic and indirect patient care in inpatient and outpatient settings; oversees the delivery of patient care; and provides day to day management of programs to coordinate radiology related patient care as designated by the department.  Coordinates the delivery of safe, high quality patient care; identifies areas for study; and participates in and/or supports research. Works in compliance with all State, Federal, and other regulatory requirements.  Serves as a resource and mentor to staff and team members. Performs daily review of outstanding labs and radiology reports, and reports discrepancies to the Radiology healthcare team to follow up.  Contacts patients to instruct on appropriate follow up and coordinates care throughout. better health through compassionate care, medical education and research, and neighborhood outreach.

 

Play an important role with a regional leader that inspires.  Realize the advantages of advancing your career with an organization where you can expect supportive leadership, state-of-the-art technological resources, inter-professional teamwork, and innovative learning.

Minimum Qualifications

Education: Graduate of accredited school  of nursing required

Experience: Minimum of 3-5 years experience in Nursing required; 5 years experience preferred. 

Licensure/Certifications/Registration: Current licensure as a Registered Nurse in the State of Virginia required.  AHA BLS-HCP required. 

Other Minimum Qualifications: Proven ability to understand medical terminology, problem solving and handle stressful situation with a professional manner.  Good team dynamic skills in order to facilitate change and achievement of defined outcomes.  Must be able to work with minimal amount of supervision. Demonstrates a positive demeanor, excellent written and oral communication skills, and a professional appearance and approach.  Excellent organizational ability, and initiative.  Must have the ability to problem-solve and communicate with a wide variety of people in an effective manner.  Able to work independently with minimal direction, prioritize and meet timelines. Must exhibit skills to utilize automated computer systems, including electronic medical records.  Keyboarding skills required for automated computer systems, including electronic medical records

Our Values

Below are our core values that we strive to embody and expect of all our team members:

CommUNITY:  Working in unison to serve our community, our Carilion family and our loved ones.

Courage:  Doing what’s right for our patients without question.

Commitment:  Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and service.

Compassion:  Putting heart into everything we do.

Curiosity:  Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of excellence.

 

 


Requisition Number: 32199 
Employment Status: Full time 
Location: Carilion Clinic Interventional Radiology - McClanahan 
Shift: Day 
Shift Details: Monday - Friday, 8 Hours Shifts, No Holidays
Recruiter: DANA E JOHNSON 
Recruiter Phone: 540-983-4006 
Recruiter Email: dejohnson@carilionclinic.org


This is Carilion Clinic ...

An organization where innovation happens, collaboration is expected and ideas are valued. A not-for-profit, mission-driven health system built on progress and partnerships. A courageous team that is always learning, never discouraged and forever curious.

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., you will find a robust system of award winning
hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.

Carilion is where you can make your own path, make new discoveries and, most importantly, make a difference. Here, in a place where the air is clean, people are kind and life is good. Make your tomorrow with us.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.


Nearest Major Market: Roanoke

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