Nurse Navigator - Chest Pain Coordinator
Location: New Orleans
Posted on: August 6, 2022
SHIFT: No Weekends
Cardiology Cath Lab Nurse Navigator (Chest Pain Coordinator)
Are you passionate about delivering superior, patient-centered
care? At HCA Healthcare, we are committed to caring for patients
with purpose and integrity. We care like family! Jump-start your
career as a Cardiology Cath Lab Nurse Navigator/Chest Pain
Coordinator today with Tulane Medical Center.
At Tulane Medical Center we want to ensure your needs are met. We
offer a variety of comprehensive medical, dental, and vision plans
along with some unique benefits including:
- Tuition Reimbursement/Assistance Programs
- Student Loan Repayment Assistance
- Paid Personal Leave
- 401k (100% annual match - 3%-9% of pay based on years of
- Identity Theft Protection discounts
- Auto, Home, and Life Insurance options
- Adoption Assistance
- Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)
You contribute to our success. Every role has an impact on our
patients' lives and you have the opportunity to make a difference.
We are looking for a dedicated Registered Nurse like you to be a
part of our team.
The Life of an HCA Nurse
About this Role
The Cardiology Cath Lab Nurse Navigator acts as a consultant,
facilitator, practitioner and educator to the CV/IR population of
the combined CV/IR interventional Program. Responsibilities include
education of patient, family and staff providing care to the
patient, coordination of all aspects of care, advocacy on behalf of
the patient, communication with all appropriate team members , with
the patient and family where appropriate, and serve as a resource
to staff caring for the patient.
Primary Job Duties
- Coordinates the patient care process, assessments, education,
admissions, discharges and follow-up needs across the continuum of
- Identifies and coordinates educational needs for the patient,
family and staff of the assigned patient population.
- Participates in educational development of patient, family,
staff and community as directed in support of hospital/department
- Maintains continuous communication with the referring
physicians, team physicians, staff members, case managers and any
other necessary personnel. Provides necessary clinical information
required for pre-authorization by 3rd party payers and validates
that pre-authorization is complete.
- Applies knowledge of growth and development in patient
interactions and treatment.
- Serve as an essential link between patients and all other care
- Facilitate appointments for consults and support services
within established service standards, including social workers,
dieticians, psychologists, physician, etc.
- Develop patient educational materials related to the Navigator
- Adhere to established productivity benchmarks
- Responsible for outreach efforts to establish and maintain
positive working relations with key customers (physicians, office,
staff, radiology staff, etc.)
Our Cardiovascular Services range from but are not limited to the
- Diagnostic Heart Caths
- Interventional Heart Caths
- TAVR, TMVR, Watchman and Cardiomems
- Opportunity to coordinate patient care among multiple
departments including Cardiovascular PACU, Cath Lab OR, anesthesia,
CT, echo hospital units
About Tulane's Cath Lab :
- 6 state-of-the-art procedure rooms
- Tulane's innovative Cath Lab specializes in Interventional
Cardiology, Interventional Pulmonary, Neurointerventional
Radiology, Electrophysiology, and TAVR procedures
- Opportunity to work alongside Tulane's award winning
Cardiovascular Services team while caring for patients before,
during, after interventional procedures
- Tulane Medical Center Cath Lab has received the American
College of Cardiology's NCDR Chest Pain - MI Registry Silver
Performance Achievement Award for 2021
What Qualifications You Will Need:
- Licensure/Certification/Registration: Current Louisiana RN
license and CPR/ACLS/PALS certification(s). Cardiac/Vascular
certification required within 1 year of hire.
- Education: Bachelor of Nursing.
- Experience: 5 years of experience in clinical area of
assignment. Requires excellent leadership, organizational, written,
and verbal communication and excellent interpersonal skills. Must
be able to work in a self-directed environment with an ability to
lead teams. Excellent presentation skills. Requires problem
solving, decision making and critical thinking.
With 235+ beds, Tulane Medical Center is an acclaimed teaching,
research and medical center serving the greater New Orleans area.
Tulane Medical Center has been named a World's Best Hospital by
Newsweek in its 2019 listing of the top medical facilities across
the globe. Of the 1,000 hospitals listed in the report, Tulane
Medical Center is one of just 250 "World's Best Hospitals" found in
the United States and the only hospital in southern Louisiana on
At Tulane, our mission statement reminds us that above all else we
are committed to the care and improvement of human life. When we
speak of our mission, we usually think about our dedication to
patients and their families and our commitment to them. But we are
also equally committed to our employees. You are part of an
organization with a long history of compassion and service to
patients. The degree to which we as an organization can provide
quality healthcare service is highly dependent on how well you are
able to perform your job.
HCA Healthcare has been continually named a World's Most Ethical
Company by Ethisphere since 2010. In 2018, HCA Healthcare spent an
estimated $3.3 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care,
uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses.
Be a part of an organization that invests in you. We are actively
reviewing applications. Highly qualified candidates will be
promptly contacted by our hiring managers for interviews. Submit
your application and help us raise the bar in patient care!
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our
company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion,
color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital
status, veteran status, or disability status.
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