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.
Play an important role with a regional leader that inspires better health through compassionate care, medical education and research, and neighborhood outreach. 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.
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 FLS Nurse Navigator will assist in coordination of care for patients that are 50 years of age and older who have sustained a recent fracture with diagnosis of osteoporosis to prevent further fragility fractures by improving bone health. Under administrative oversight, the Nurse Navigator will collaborate with the multidisciplinary teams at Carilion Clinic to navigate identified patients through hospital evaluation and required testing. The FLS Nurse Navigator will provide patient education related to bone health and prescribed medications. 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 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 physician. Contacts patients to instruct on appropriate follow up and coordinates care throughout.
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
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:21991 Employment Status: Full time Location: Carilion Clinic Orthopaedic Surgery - Riverside (Institute for Orthopaedics and Neurosciences) Shift: Day Shift Details: M-F, 8-5p, No Holidays or Weekends Recruiter: EMILY F ALLEN Recruiter Phone: 540-983-4147 Recruiter Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
ABOUT CARILION: As a not-for-profit organization, we pride ourselves on investing in our employees and the communities we serve.
Our employees strive to provide quality care in serving over 1 million residents in Virginia while living and growing their careers in the country's most livable cities and towns.
Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., Carilion Clinic is a robust system of small and large 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.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity
Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.
Internal Number: 21991-en_US
About Carilion Clinic
Carilion Clinic is a not-for-profit healthcare organization based in Roanoke, Va. Through our comprehensive network of hospitals, primary and specialty physician practices, and other complementary services, we work together to provide quality care close to home for nearly 1 million Virginians. With an enduring commitment to the health of our region, we also seek to advance care through medical education and research, help our community stay healthy, and inspire our region to grow stronger.