Structural Heart Nurse Navigator - RN in San Diego, CA at Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla

Date Posted: 7/18/2019

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    9888 Genesee Avenue
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Job Description

At Scripps Health, you will experience the pride, support and respect that has been repeatedly recognized as one of the nation’s Top 100 Places to Work.

You’ll be surrounded by people committed to making a difference in the lives of their patients and their teammates. So if you’re open to change, go ahead and unlock your potential.

As Complex Care Manager RN, you will be responsible for the daily management and coordination of care for patients with complex health needs, including coordination with providers, navigators and ancillary and community resources across the system and care continuum.

This role serves as a Structural Heart Nurse Navigator: coordinates patient care from the time of referral to the time of implant, and helps navigate them through the referral and screening process. This includes being the initial contact for patients when referred to our team. The Complex Care Manager will provide patient education regarding the referral, procedural, and post-procedural process. Additionally, will review patient’s records and help determine initial screening tests, and will be the point of contact for patient phone calls and will assure all screening appointments have been ordered. Will review screening tests' results and enter into TAVR database. Collaborates with TVT registry abstractors to insure data integrity. Will work with TAVR team to improve flow and processes. Works in collaboration with structural NP and Cardiologists to review data for related projects.

You will be amongst a team that is dedicated to creating an environment that is focused on restoring function and optimizing care, while maintaining the respect, autonomy and individuality of every patient. You will have the support of your team to ensure optimal patient care and success in your role.

This is a 10.25 hour, day shift, full-time (80 hours per pay period) position with benefits.

Job Requirements

Required Experience/Specialized Skills:
  • Three (3) years of recent RN experience in a variety of clinical settings
  • Two (2) years of experience managing care of relevant specialized patient population.
Required Education/Certification/Registration:
  • California Registered Nurse License.
  • Bachelor's degree in nursing (BSN) or Certified Case Manager (CCM).
  • Current American Heart Association BLS
Preferred Requirements:
  • MSN

Scripps Health is repeatedly named on the Fortune Magazine’s 100 Best Companies to work for, only San Diego-based Company and Becker’s Healthcare Top Hospitals. Scripps Health offers a robust Total Rewards Program designed to compensate and motivate you throughout your career. Scripps Health Total Rewards Program includes a broad range of plans and programs including market competitive pay and performance incentives, health and wellness benefits, financial wellness benefits, work-life resources, learning and development opportunities, and rewards and recognition. Unlock your potential with Scripps Health today.

Scripps Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity/expression), age, marital status, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.