The Clinical Nurse Navigation is responsible for coordinating and collecting data and, works with patients to ensure their health care needs and barriers to care are addressed in a timely fashion. Serves as advocate and medical contact person for patient, family, healthcare team members, employees and outside agencies to assure continuity of care and optimal clinical and resource outcomes. May periodically assist with triaging patients.
MINIMUM EDUCATION: H.S. diploma or equivalent and graduation from an accredited school of nursing.
PREFERRED EDUCATION: Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) preferred
MINIMUM EXPERIENCE: 1-2 years of nursing experience preferred. Six months of nursing experience with at least 5 years’ experience as a Medical Assistant and/or Care Coordinator in an outpatient medical setting may be accepted in lieu of.
1. Current LVN or Registered Nurse License for the State of Texas.
2. Current healthcare provider Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) course completion card and will be required to maintain a current CPR certification during employment.
REQUIRED COURSES/COMPLETIONS (e.g., CPR):