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RN Patient Navigator- Day Surgery


CHRISTUS Ambulatory Services


Registered Nurse (RN)


Not Defined






CHRISTUS SR Hospital-Alamo Hts-36000


403 Treeline Park
San Antonio, TX  78209


Full Time

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The RN Patient Navigator serves as an advocate and patient care coordinator ensuring seamless coordination of services throughout the continuum of care. The RN Patient Navigator serves as a point of contact for physicians, patients, caregivers, and medical institutions to provide resources and assistance with accessing surgical, preventive, diagnostic, therapeutic services, as well as clinical trials offered within CHRISTUS Santa Rosa and in the community. This position is an advocate, coordinator, and facilitator for the patient in their dealings with healthcare providers and organizations throughout the continuum of care. The RN Patient Navigator will offer individualized assistance to help overcome healthcare system barriers. Utilizing the nursing process, the RN Patient Navigator will provide education, evidence-based medical information, and resources to facilitate informed decision-making and timely access to quality health and psychosocial care throughout all phases of the surgical care continuum. At all times the RN Patient Navigator will maintain patient confidentiality and comply with HIPAA regulations.

A. Education/Skills
  • Associate's Degree in Nursing required; Bachelor's degree in Nursing preferred
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) preferred
  • Must be able to work in a self-directed environment with the ability to also work with teams
  • Requires excellent leadership, problem-solving, decision-making, and critical thinking skills
  • Requires excellent communication skills, both oral and written, as well as excellent presentation skills
  • Must be computer literate; Microsoft Office competency required

B. Experience

  • Minimum 3 years' clinical experience required
  • Prior experience in Oncology, Surgical Care, and/or women's health highly preferred

C. Licenses, Registrations, or Certifications

  • Current Texas RN license required
  • BLS-Healthcare Provider
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