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Nurse Navigator - Pediatrics

Cedars-Sinai
Los Angeles, CA 90006
**Do you inspire to make a difference?** A true leader aims to inspireand at Cedars-Sinai, thats exactly what our nurse leaders do. They have a strong combination of clinical skills, management abilities and integrity, and as a result, they play an indispensable role in the success of our organization. Our people bring an unmatched passion to their craft and it shows in everything they accomplish, including achieving Magnet designation for an unprecedented five times. Now we invite you to join us. From working with a team of dedicated healthcare professionals to using state-of-the-art facilities, youll have everything needed do something incrediblefor yourself, and for others. **The Nurse Navigator for Pediatrics, a member of the core leadership team, coordinates care for patients throughout the continuum of treatment. From initial referral to follow up care, the Nurse Navigator serves as the consistent point person for the high risk patient.** + You will establish and revise the plan of care for appropriateness on an on-going and timely basis as directed by the patients care team. + You will demonstrate clinical competence in the assessment and intervention for patient, family, or significant other requiring emotional support, coping support and care for significant life changes. + You will coordinate support services within the health system and community to meet patient/family needs + You will provide leadership in developing standards of care for patients undergoing new therapies following the approved protocol for specialized nursing care + You will track volume of referrals and transports, measures outcomes + You will consult with physicians and other health care professionals as indicated regarding patient care issues and quality of care issues related to patients. + You will recommend, develop and implement policy/protocol revisions and performance improvement activities based on current standards. + You will facilitate with the Transfer Center with the referral and transfer of patients requiring higher level of care into Cedars-Sinai. + You will represent Pediatrics in CME programs, symposia and community programs associated with Cedars-Sinai and/or perinatal health. + You may also represent Cedars-Sinai at regional and national meetings and conferences. + You will participate in simulations as indicated and requested to improve quality improvement processes. + You will coordinate and participate in teaching opportunities for clinical staff of referring hospitals. + You will also be responsible for the growth of the programs associated with areas of responsibility and assurance of excellent patient and family centered care as well as continuity of care. \#Jobs-Glassdoor #Jobs-LinkedIn #Jobs-Indeed #Jobs-NHCN #Jobs-HERC **Educational Requirements:** + Graduate of an accredited nursing program. BSN required, MSN preferred. **License/Certification/Registration Requirements:** + Current California State RN License required. + American Heart Association Basic Life Support certification required. (Neonatal Resuscitation Program, Advanced Cardiac Life Support and Pediatric Advanced Life Support certifications must be obtained within 6 months of hire). + Specialty Certification required (external applicants must obtain within one year of hire). **Experience:** + Minimum 3 years recent RN experience in acute setting required. + Perinatal, Neonatal or Pediatrics experience preferred. + Experience with program development and implementation of navigator programs preferred. + Experience in a leadership role preferred. + Demonstrates a dedication to customer service and an ability to meet the needs and expectations of patients and health care colleagues. Cedars-Sinai is an EEO employer. Cedars-Sinai does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of the race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, ancestry, physical or mental disability, legally protected medical condition (cancer-related or genetic characteristics or any genetic information), marital status, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, age (40 or older), military and/or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal or state law.

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Posted: 2019-08-05 Expires: 2019-09-13

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Cedars-Sinai
Los Angeles, CA 90006

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