Patient Navigator

Job Description

Under the supervision of the Outpatient Clinic Director or Supervisor, this position works to develop a supportive rapport and assist patients and their caregivers to access health care and community resources and navigate through the healthcare continuum. Functions as a member of the patient’s collaborative care team to coordinate care and address care plan preventative health and wellness goals. Works collaboratively with the patient to foster self-management and compliance to their clinical plan of care. Works collaboratively with physician, hospital and community resources to support the patient's clinical plan of care.  

Department

Psych Admin

Status

Full Time

Shift/Hours

Generally Days

Qualifications

Bachelor’s Degree in Public Health or related health service field. Knowledge of health care system and community resources available. Experience with data collection and reporting. General knowledge skills in the use of computers including basic computer applications. BLS certified for the healthcare provider, or obtained within three months of hire.

Deadline

August 6, 2021