Orthopaedic Nurse Navigator - Brattleboro - job 1197795

Brattleboro Memorial Hospital

Date: 09/12/2021

City: Brattleboro, Vermont

Employment type: Full-time


POSITION SUMMARY: The Orthopaedic Nurse Navigator assists in creating a seamless flow through the health care system for the total joint orthopaedic surgical patient. Provides one-on-one guidance and coordination of services and follows the patient through the care continuum. Collaborates with others, both internal and external to the organization to achieve timely, cost-effective utilization of resources while supporting patient and family needs. The Orthopaedic Nurse Navigator will be involved with quality improvement, patient satisfaction and the ongoing development and growth of the staff providing care for the total joint orthopaedic surgical patient. This position reports to the Orthopaedic Practice Nurse Manager. QUALIFICATIONS: EDUCATION:# Graduate of an RN accredited nursing program; BSN preferred. EXPERIENCE/SKILL SETS:# Preferred experience with the Orthopaedic population. Attention to detail and follow-up Able to work in a self-directed environment Able to work with and lead teams LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION(S):# Active State of Vermont RN license; Current Healthcare Provider CPR certification. Must obtain Orthopaedic Nurse Certification within 2 years of hire. #


POSITION SUMMARY:


The Orthopaedic Nurse Navigator assists in creating a seamless flow through the health care system for the total joint orthopaedic surgical patient. Provides one-on-one guidance and coordination of services and follows the patient through the care continuum. Collaborates with others, both internal and external to the organization to achieve timely, cost-effective utilization of resources while supporting patient and family needs. The Orthopaedic Nurse Navigator will be involved with quality improvement, patient satisfaction and the ongoing development and growth of the staff providing care for the total joint orthopaedic surgical patient. This position reports to the Orthopaedic Practice Nurse Manager.


QUALIFICATIONS:


EDUCATION:



  • Graduate of an RN accredited nursing program; BSN preferred.


EXPERIENCE/SKILL SETS:



  • Preferred experience with the Orthopaedic population.

  • Attention to detail and follow-up

  • Able to work in a self-directed environment

  • Able to work with and lead teams


LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION(S):



  • Active State of Vermont RN license; Current Healthcare Provider CPR certification.

  • Must obtain Orthopaedic Nurse Certification within 2 years of hire.





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