As one of the nation’s leading pediatric health care systems, Nemours is committed to providing all children with their best chance to grow up healthy. We offer integrated, family-centered care to more than 300,000 children each year in our pediatric hospitals, specialty clinics and primary care practices in Delaware, Florida, Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Nemours strives to ensure a healthier tomorrow for all children – even those who may never enter our doors – through our world-changing research, education and advocacy efforts. At Nemours, our Associates help us deliver on the promise we make to every family we have the privilege of serving: to treat their child as if they were our own.
Nemours is seeking a Registered Nurse Navigator FULL-TIME, to join our Nemours Children's Hospital team in Orlando, Florida
Tuition Reimbursement - up to $5,250 Annually Relocation Assistance $3,000 Employee Referral Bonus “Bridge to a Healthy Future” plan (This unique Nemours program provides medical and prescription coverage for the dependents of full-time Associates (also same-sex domestic partners) In-network co-pays and co-insurance are very affordable. In-network well child care is covered at 100%. Eligible children are covered until the end of their 26th year.
Located in Orlando, Fla., Nemours Children’s Hospital is the newest addition to the Nemours integrated healthcare system. Our 100-bed pediatric hospital also features the area’s only 24-hour Emergency Department designed just for kids as well as outpatient pediatric clinics including several specialties previously unavailable in the region. A hospital designed by families for families, Nemours Children’s Hospital blends the healing power of nature with the latest in healthcare innovation to deliver world-class care to the children of Central Florida and beyond. In keeping with our goal of bringing Nemours care into the communities we serve, we also provide specialty outpatient care in several clinics located throughout the region.
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This position is responsible for: The nurse navigator coordinates patient care discharge planning activities for all inpatients at Nemours Children's Hospital as directed by the Clinical Nurse Specialist ( CNS). .The nurse navigator works with all disciplines in planning for discharge, arranging for home health needs, transitioning to long term care facilities and coordinating durable medical equipment needs. The nurse navigator promotes the principles and practice of patient and family centered care.
Responsible for coordinating discharge planning beginning at admission including planning forpatient’s discharge and completing appropriate information and data to be communicated to all disciplines prior to and following discharge.
Assists with all aspects of navigating the patient through the health care process assuring that continuity of care is promoted in all patient care settings.
Participates in discharge planning rounds and family partnerships discussion when possible and as directed by the clinical nurse specialist (CNS) in conjunction with other disciplines.
Coordinates the discharge goals, discharge plans, interventions and patient and family discharge education with all disciplines as led by the CNS.
Communicates directly with the patient and family about the discharge plan
Documents all aspects of the discharge planning process in the discharge planning progress note in the electronic medical record.
Proactively communicate discharge needs and plans to the responsible physician(s) assuring mutual discharge goals.
Responsible for gathering data such as:medical records, laboratory information, x-rays and any other pertinent clinical information for discharge.
Collaborates with Kid’s Track manager in relation to ongoing needs for discharge follow-up
Arranges for patient transport needs for transfer to another facility ensuring pre-authorizationfor transport is requested and third party payor approval is obtained.
Responsible for communicating with any outside agencies in order to promote continuity of care across the continuum including those relating to DME/ home care arrangements.
Works closely with Utilization Management to identify patients at risk for denial of continued hospital services.
Verifies insurance and financial information for discharge needs and resource referral assuring that the family receives a list and makes a choice of potential outside agencies.
Responsible for making or delegating systematic discharge telephone follow-up calls within 48 hours of discharge.
Adheres to Nemours Standards of Behavior.
Graduate of accredited school of nursing, ASN Required, BSN preferred
American Heart Association BLS required
Minimum three years related clinical experience. Discharge planning preferred
Current Registered Nurse license in the State of Florida
Our dedication to professionals who are dedicated to children frequently earns Nemours a spot on the list of top workplaces in the communities we serve. Our Associates enjoy comprehensive benefits, including our unique “Bridge to a Healthy Future” pediatric health plan, an integrated wellness program, opportunities for professional growth, and much more. As an equal opportunity employer, Nemours focuses on the best-qualified applicants for our openings.
Nemours is a pediatric health system of hospitals and specialty clinics serving children and families throughout the Delaware Valley and Florida. Our dedicated professionals integrate medical care, research, health education, and prevention to help improve the lives of children every day.