The RN - Patient Navigator is full time working for Cardiology at NW Cardiology N. La Cholla Blvd. #300 Tucson, AZ 85741
The Cardiac Valve Navigator's primary function is guiding cardiac valve patients through the health care system by assisting with access issues, developing relationships with service providers, and tracking interventions and outcomes. The Cardiac Valve Navigator's role additionally includes providing education and emotional support for patients as well as their family members, serving as a liaison between the patient and various healthcare providers. The Cardiac Valve Navigator partners with the physician leaders of cardiology services and other related service lines and clinical program leaders to ensure development of a comprehensive, market competitive, and leading edge clinical program.
Northwest Healthcare is a multi-faceted network dedicated to providing safe, quality care at each of our locations. With three (soon to be four) hospitals, two freestanding emergency centers, four urgent care locations and a large physician practice including primary care and a variety of specialists, Northwest Healthcare offers you a wide range of settings in which to work. Common among them all is not only the commitment to providing safe patient care, but to employee satisfaction and growth. It is a culture of teamwork, respect and appreciation for all employees--whether caring for patients directly or working in a support role. NWHC is accredited by The Joint Commission and is an equal opportunity employer: race, gender, disability and Veteran status, and VEVRAA Federal Contractor - priority referral Protected Veterans requested.
Internal Number: 16025071
About Northwest Medical Center
For Northwest:Northwest Medical Center is a 300-bed community hospital with comprehensive inpatient and outpatient services, ranging from emergency to cardiac, critical care, labor & delivery and beyond. We are nationally accredited in several areas including stroke, chest pain, heart failure and joint and spine surgery. Our mission is to provide the communities we serve with high-quality cost effective and safe health care.For Oro Valley:Oro Valley Hospital has been nationally recognized for its quality care including designation as a Chest Pain Center, NICHE, PEDS "Pediatric Prepared", Primary Stroke Center, STEMI Receiving Center and Trauma Level IV. That coupled with a beautiful hospital in a scenic location makes Oro Valley Hospital an exceptional place to work.