Hospice Nurse Navigator 9/8/2016

Confidential Company Frederick, MD

Company
Confidential Company
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
29679940
AJE Ref #
576120434
Location
Frederick, MD
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Nurse Navigator position to work in conjunction with the Palliative Care Medical Team and Case Management team.

Candidates for this position must be currently licensed as a Registered Nurse in the State of Maryland. Position requires a minimum of 2 years professional experience in Hospice setting and able to provide excellent patient assessment and triage and clinical skills. Candidate must be able to address patient concerns or related questions. Candidate will provide high level of quality nursing care to patient as prescribed by the physician and in compliance with established regulations, department policy and protocol. The Nurse Navigator will be an active participate in the interdisciplinary care team plans for the patient and family to assure continuity of care. Candidate will be an active member of the Pain and Palliative Care Supportive team.

MINIMUM KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES REQUIRED:

* A. Currently licensed as a Registered Nurse in the State of Maryland.
* B. Possesses and maintains current CPR certification.
* C. Minimum 2 years nursing experience is required with Hospice, Home Health or Critical Care environment.
* D. Experience providing pain management, Hospice and IV skills preferred.