Share this Job
Apply now »

Title:  Cardiac Nurse Navigator

Req #:  114237
Facility:  Good Shepherd Hospital
Department:  Nursing
City:  Barrington
Posting Budget Status:  Day
Shift Type:  Registry
Posting FTE:  0

For more than 35 years, Good Shepherd Hospital has served the community by providing quality, compassionate health care services to families throughout the northwest suburbs. Today, more than 700 physicians representing over 50 medical specialties have chosen to affiliate with Good Shepherd Hospital. Highly-skilled physicians and clinical professionals provide a comprehensive range of services including nationally acclaimed cardiovascular care, advanced surgical capabilities, emergency services backed by the resources of a level II trauma center and a state-of-the-art Birth Center. A nationally-recognized cancer program, a health & fitness center as well as an extensive range of outpatient services round out our health care program.

Cardiac Nurse Navigaor at Good Shepherd

 

Position Heighlights:

  • Day Shift
  • Registry - work on 'as needed' basis!
  • Must be flexible to pick up hours throughout the week.
  • Schedule may include:
    • Work on Fridays from 9:30am to 6pm
    • Pick up hours throughout week
  • Must have a BSN
  • Requires 4 years of Nursing experience, Cardiology preferred
  • Great communicator and Educator
  • The navigator will provide CT CA Screening results to patient and assist them with follow up appointments.


Purpose:
The Cardiac Nurse Navigator serves as the point of contact for patients, guiding them through our health care system by assisting them with information and access to services across service lines. The Cardiac Nurse Navigator develops relationships with with patients and connects them to appropriate services utilizing their knowledge of Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital service offerings by working collaboratively with physicians, leaders, and ancillary services. The Cardiac Nurse Navigator is a health educator and coordinates care based upon patient needs. The Cardiac Nurse Navigator coordinates patient with multiple departments and providers based upon patient needs.

Accountabilities:
Navigation and Support to Patients
Coordination of Patient Navigation Program
Community Outreach
Quality

About Advocate Health Care

 

Advocate Health Care, named among the nation’s Top 5 large health systems based on quality by Truven Analytics, is the largest health system in Illinois and one of the largest health care providers in the Midwest. Advocate operates more than 250 sites of care, including 12 hospitals that encompass 11 acute care hospitals, the state’s largest integrated children’s network, the state’s largest emergency and Level I trauma network, one of the area’s largest home health care companies, and the region’s largest medical group. Advocate Health Care has 4 teaching hospitals and is a not-for-profit, mission-based health system affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America and the United Church of Christ.


Nearest Major Market: Chicago

Apply now »