Abrazo West Campus(located at 136th Avenue and McDowell Road in Goodyear) is a 188-bed acute care hospital serving the healthcare needs of the residents of the southwest Valley since September 2003. Abrazo West Campus has been recognized for high standards of quality and safe patient care by being named a recipient of the Womenï¿½s Choice Award as one of Americaï¿½s Best Hospitals in Emergency Care. They are also accredited by The Joint Commission and are a Joint Commission-designated Primary Stroke Center and accredited Chest Pain Center. Most recently, Abrazo West Campus has achieved a grade A for Leap Frog.As a state designated Level 1 Trauma Center, Abrazo West Campus serves the critically injured patients in the Western Region of Arizona. Abrazo West Campus continues to enhance service lines which already include comprehensive orthopedics, neurosurgery, plastics, hand, cardiovascular with open-heart surgery, obstetrics, womenï¿½s health, wound care with hyperbaric treatment and therapy as well as 24-hour emergency plus trauma care.
The RN Stroke Navigator enhances the patient experience by interfacing with stroke patient care teams and assists to provide comprehensive care to patients who are in need of diagnostic and therapeutic procedures, and those newly diagnosed with medical conditions requiring treatment/follow-up. The RN Stroke Navigator works collaboratively with the Stroke Program Medical Director in a mutually supportive relationship which is essential to the success of the program. This is to ensure that patients receive seamless care for optimum outcomes. The RN Stroke Navigator plans, implements, and evaluates clinical programs to achieve high quality, patient-focused outcomes which advance patient and family care and nursing practice in stroke care. The RN Stroke Navigator is responsible for the Stroke Program development, quality assessment, improvement and inter/intra disciplinary communications. The RN Stroke Navigator will work collaboratively with all hospital and clinic personnel on shared system and performance improvement projects.The RN Stroke Navigator also serves as a community liaison for education and awareness.
Special Skills: Experience in program development and coordination within a complex organization; Evidence of expertise in developing patient and staff education materials as well as in providing education to individuals and groups; Excellent interpersonal communication, problem solving, and conflict resolution skills; Evidence of ability to function with a high degree of independence while actively collaborating with health care members providing care for highly complex patients; Experience with data management systems; Clinical experience in working with patients who have experienced stroke preferred.
Minimum Qualifications: Graduate of an accredited Nursing program. RN License in the State of Arizona, or other Compact State, Basic Life Support. 1 - 2 years RN experience in a clinical setting.
Preferred Qualificiations: BSN 3 - 5 years in a RN Navigator role.
Job: Educators/Specialists/Advanced Practice
Primary Location: Goodyear, Arizona
Facility: Abrazo West Campus
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
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Internal Number: 1905036752
About Abrazo West Campus
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.