LPN PATIENT NAVIGATOR
Job Type: Full-time
Location: Natchitoches Regional Medical Center
Department: NRMC ORTHOPEDIC CLINIC
The Patient Navigator serves as a patient care coordinator ensuring seamless coordination of services throughout the continuum of care. The navigator will support both the patient and family. The navigator will provide evidence-based medical information and guide the patient to both internal and external support services. The navigator will be participate in the coordination of care; such as coordination of follow up care, discharge planning, and discharge coaching. The navigator will be visible in the hospital and community while providing community education for a culturally diverse population. The navigator will be an integral part of the inter-disciplinary team, promoting optimal patient care.
Required Education and Experience
- Graduate of accredited school of Nursing
- Must be licensed as Licensed Practical Nurse in the State of Louisiana