Ascension Health Registered Nurse-Navigator/Via Christi Health/Full-Time Days/80 hours Bi-Weekly in Wichita, Kansas

Additional Job Information

Title: RN-Navigator

City, State: Wichita, KS

Location: Via Christi Health

Department: Other Patient Sprt Svcs 002

Additional Job Details: Full-Time, Days, 40 hours, Weekly

Marketing Statement

Via Christi Health is a full service healthcare system that for more than 125 years has been serving, caring for and healing the people of Kansas and the surrounding regions. Sponsored by Ascension Health, the nation's largest Catholic and largest nonprofit healthcare system, our mission is to provide quality healthcare, with a special concern for the poor and vulnerable.

Job Description

Job Summary:

RN-Navigator serves as a patient navigator throughout the continuum of care.


  • Functions as a liaison for management staff, administration, physicians, managed care companies, community organizations, and other customers.

  • Coordinates efforts for treatment and promotes quality improvement and educational efforts.

  • Compiles data, tracks outcomes, and makes recommendations for process improvement.

  • Provides referrals/support for follow-up care for patients who are uninsured or underinsured.

  • Monitor and review progress on quality and experiences with the client using approaches that meet the client's needs that include face-to-face, telephonic and/or virtual technologies.

  • Coordinates the provision of care for each person served to ensure achievement of outcomes by minimizing care gaps and facilitating care delivery across the care continuum.

  • Coordinates the individualized physical, functional and psychosocial treatment program with person served, family, physicians, nurses, therapists and others directly involved.

  • Maintains awareness of financial constraints/ contracts to maximize resources to the patient. Identify potential resources to enhance patient experience and minimize care delivery disruption.



  • Required Credential(s):

  • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 1.5 Months (45 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

  • Licensed Registered Nurse credentialed from the Kansas Board of Nursing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.


  • Bachelor of Science

  • BSN from an approved (Accredited by NLN or CCNe) college or university required Master's degree preferred and Two-three years clinical experience required. Case Management experience preferred.

How To Apply

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Equal Employment Opportunity

Via Christi Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action employer. Applicants receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status.

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