|Registered Nurse-Nurse Navigator-Neurology(Job Id 50140)|
JOB TITLE: Registered Nurse-Nurse Navigator-Neurology
LOCATION: Bloomsburg Professional Building
WORK SCHEDULE: Days
WORK TYPE: Full Time
Recognized for clinical expertise in the coordination of patients diagnosed with headache into the Geisinger Healthcare System. Responsible for the intake of referrals and subsequent coordination across the continuum of neurosciences. Serves as the liaison between the patient and caregivers prior to initial evaluation, during treatment and surveillance as indicated by the disease specific team. Coordinates appropriate multidisciplinary clinics and botox treatments.
Works under the administrative direction of the Operational Management team of the Neuroscience Service Line and the clinical direction of the physician members of the multidisciplinary team.
Performs duties to provide the highest level of patient care and satisfaction.
COMPETENCIES AND SKILLS:
Demonstrates excellent communication skills.
Demonstrates the ability to perform multiple tasks simultaneously.
Demonstrates computer skills.
Demonstrates good organizational skills.
EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:
Graduated from an approved School of Nursing. BSN preferred.
Requires registered nurse currently licensed in Pennsylvania or eligible to be licensed.
Must participate in continuing education activities to maintain and enhance knowledge.
Minimum of two years of clinical experience required, preferably in a neurological related field.
WORKING CONDITIONS/PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
Work is typically performed in a clinical environment.
The specific statements shown in each section of this description are not intended to be all-inclusive. They represent typical elements considered necessary to successfully perform the job.
OUR PURPOSE & VALUES: Everything we do is about caring for our patients, our members, our students, our Geisinger family and our communities. KINDNESS: We strive to treat everyone as we would hope to be treated ourselves. EXCELLENCE: We treasure colleagues who humbly strive for excellence. LEARNING: We share our knowledge with the best and brightest to better prepare the caregivers for tomorrow. INNOVATION: We constantly seek new and better ways to care for our patients, our members, our community, and the nation.
GEISINGER-BLOOMSBURG HOSPITAL (G-BH), Bloomsburg, Pa., licensed for 76 beds, is an acute care hospital offering patients a variety of primary and specialty care services, a broad spectrum of surgical services, including in-and out- surgery, obstetrics/maternity, behavioral health and a progressive emergency medicine and hospitalist program.
ABOUT GEISINGER: Geisinger is a physician-led health system comprised of approximately 30,000 employees, including nearly 1,600 employed physicians, 13 hospital campuses, two research centers, and a 583,000-member health plan Geisinger is nationally recognized for innovative practices and quality care. Geisinger serves more than 3 million people in central, south-central and northeast Pennsylvania and also in southern New Jersey with the addition of National Malcolm Baldridge Award recipient AtlantiCare, A member of Geisinger. In 2017, the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine became the newest member of the Geisinger Family.
We offer healthcare benefits for full time and part time positionsfrom day one, including vision, dental and domestic partners.* Perhaps just as important, from senior management on down, we encourage an atmosphere of collaboration, cooperation and collegiality. For more information, visit , or connect with us on , , and .
** Does not qualify for J-1 waiver. We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.
*Domestic partner benefits not applicable at Geisinger Holy Spirit.