Georgia Employer PATIENT NAVIGATOR (RN) CHRONIC CARE FT DAYS in Atlanta, Georgia

Grady Health System offers many career paths for your professional growth. Whether you have many years of experience or are in the early stages on your career, you can find a rewarding position at Grady!SUMMARYThe Chronic Care Clinic Patient Navigator is responsible for the initial care coordination for the Chronic Care Clinic. Enrolls eligible patients and participates in the development of the individualized plan of care that identifies strategies and alternatives to attain expected outcomes. Works collaboratively with physicians, staff and other health care professionals to link patients to necessary resources.Participates in the collection and analysis of data related to care delivery and reports critical findings to the Registered Nurse and/or Physician.Tracks referrals from the Chronic Care Clinic to the clinics and submits a monthly report to Chronic Care Clinic leadership.Participates in the development of the individualized plan of care that identifies strategies and alternatives to attain expected outcomes and collaborates with other members of the healthcare team as appropriate.Initiates communication with patients upon learning that they do not have a medical emergency or have been discharged and need follow-up care in the Grady Health System.Identifies if patient is already an established Grady patient. If not, assists patient with obtaining a Grady Health Card System card.QUALIFICATIONSBachelor's degree in health, social services or a related field preferredAssociates degree accepted with 3 to 5 years healthcare experienceEOE-Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.