Clinical Program Coordinator-Senior - (Lung Screening Navigator) - Simmons Cancer Center
Department: Simm Com Cancer Center - Pract
Full/Part Time/PRN: Full-Time
Experience and Education
-Licensure as a Registered Nurse by Board of Nurse Examiners for the State of Texas with a minimum of a Bachelor's of Science in Nursing; Master's degree preferred.
-PharmD with licensure in the State of Texas.
-LMSW with licensure in the State of Texas.
2.Serves as an essential link between patients and all other care providers and functions as a patient advocate to help the patient and family along the health care continuum.
3.Facilitates appointments for consults and support services within established service standards working with patient navigators and Patient Physician Referral Services as necessary.
4.Coordinates multidisciplinary planning and facilitates care conferences as necessary.
5.May develop patient education programs and tools.
6.Responsible for outreach efforts based on registries and other tools to help close patient care gaps, facilitate referrals, and other services as needed to promote highest quality of care, and optimum health.
7.Duties performed may include one or more of the following core functions: (a) Directly interacting with or caring for patients; (b) Directly interacting with or caring for human-subjects research participants; (c) Regularly maintaining, modifying, releasing or similarly affecting patient records (including patient financial records); or (d) Regularly maintaining, modifying, releasing or similarly affecting human-subjects research records.
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