Doctors Medical Center Modesto is a full-service, comprehensive health care facility, dedicated to providing the finest medical care for the community.
From preventative and diagnostic services, to expertise in some of the world's leading technologies, DMC's multidisciplinary team of physicians and healthcare professionals is dedicated to your good health and well-being. Recognized for innovative cardiac and neonatal intensive care to advanced stroke and trauma treatment, the outstanding doctors at DMC represent most major medical specialties and are committed to being there for you, when you need them most.
Reporting to the Director of Patient Care Services or his designee, the Nurse Navigator is responsible for and serves as the Orthopedic Surgery patient advocate, the information resource, and resolves problems for the patient.
Plans and coordinates a plan of care for patients as part of the multidisciplinary team.
This process would include the coordination of patient appointments and schedules, patient information and follow-up and delivery and oversight of patient care utilizing the nursing process and adhering to the standards of nursing practice.
The nurse navigator follows the patient from one phase of treatment to another to ensure smooth coordination and good patient outcomes.
The Nurse navigator develops and coordinates Orthopedic education for staff, patients and the community including support groups.
The Nurse Navigator oversees data collection and reporting to meet AAOS, MBSAQIP and other regulatory bodies requirements.
5+ years neuro surgery experience
3+ years management experience
Masters degree preferred
Job: Surgical Services
Primary Location: Modesto, California
Facility: Doctors Medical Center of Modesto
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Rotate
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Internal Number: 1905006891
About Doctors Medical Center of Modesto
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.