Nurse Navigator - Pulmonary
Company: Hartford (Conn.) Hospital
Posted on: January 23, 2023
Work where every moment matters.
Every day, almost 30,000 Hartford HealthCare employees come to work
with one thing in common: Pride in what we do, knowing every moment
matters here. We invite you to become part of Connecticut's most
comprehensive healthcare network.
Hartford HealthCare Medical Group is one of the largest medical
practices in New England with multiple locations throughout
Connecticut and Rhode Island. We consist of a team of professionals
ranging from Medical Assistants to Physician Assistants and
everything in between. Our physician led medical group enjoys an
excellent reputation with patients and the medical community,
offering primary care, urgent care and more than 30 different
The Nurse Navigator plans, coordinates and delivers health services
to patients receiving care within the defined Service Line. This
includes working collaboratively with other health providers to
assure coordinated care throughout the service line's continuum of
care. The nurse navigator will assist with the coordination of
services and will provide support and education throughout
diagnosis, treatment and into survivorship for patients. She / he
will serve as a professional resource in the areas of the Service
Nurse Navigator will oversee the daily operation of the Pulmonary
Hypertension Center, including providing support to the outpatient
clinic staff, managing complex administrative patient-related
issues, serving as a resource for insurance related challenges, and
performing all other related tasks which would enhance the quality
of service to Pulmonary Hypertension patients.
Key Areas of Responsibility
- Act as a liaison between healthcare providers, payors, and the
patient /family. Assist patients with the scheduling of
appointments for follow-up visits with other healthcare providers.
As necessary, contact patients instructing them of additional
imaging procedures that must be performed to clarify
- Serve as a consistent contact for patient / family throughout
the process of diagnosis and treatment, Providing pre-procedure
teaching and post-procedure follow-up calls.
- Work with providers on treatment plans and follow up care
- Assist with biopsy procedures when requested.
- Develop, coordinate, and continually improve nursing procedures
and processes pertaining to the Service Line coordination of
- Participate in outcomes research.
- Serve as a resource and consultant for the Service Line as well
as the community, developing a presence in the professional and
2 years nursing experience
Licensed as a professional RN in the state of Connecticut
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With locations around the state, Hartford HealthCare offers
exciting opportunities for career development and growth. Here, you
are part of an organization on the cutting edge - helping to bring
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to countless men, women and children. We know that a thriving
organization starts with thriving employees-- we provide a
competitive benefits program designed to ensure work/life balance.
Every moment matters. And this is your moment.
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