Community Health Systems Women's Health Nurse Navigator in Waukegan, Illinois

Description:

This highly experienced RN with extensive experience in women s health will serve as the initial access point for women who may need any and all types of services. This individual will also play a key role in Vista s community outreach efforts by regularly making presentations to community groups, appear at health fairs and lead health screenings.Key responsibilities will include:

  • meeting with new and existing patients on an individual basis;

  • acting as the central liaison between patients and all types of Vista physicians and departments to help expedite the process for women to receive the kind of individualized care they need;

  • speaking to all types of local groups on a regular basis throughout our entire service area;

  • providing regular health screenings at both Vista and non-Vista locations;

  • taking a lead role in organizing the Women s Health Expo 1-2x per year

Qualifications

  • Registered Nurse in the state of Illinois;

  • MSN required;

  • Experience as a Nurse Navigator highly desirable;

  • CPR, ACLS, NRP required. OCN and CBCN certification preferred;

  • 7 years in-patient obstetrics, oncology and women's related issues;

  • experience in women's diagnostic imaging and outpatient imaging

  • Must be action oriented and motivated to achieve success;

  • Must demonstrate excellent interpersonal communication skills as well as an outstanding record in patient satisfaction.

Job: Obstetrics (Labor & Delivery , Maternal Child)

Organization: Vista Medical Center East

Location: IL-Waukegan

Requisition ID: 1663481