Patient Navigator, RN Bilingual English/Spanish
Planned Parenthood of Northern, Central and Southern New Jersey, Inc. (PPNCSNJ) provides comprehensive reproductive and sexual health care, abortion services, education and information to women, men and teens at 17 health centers throughout 18 counties in New Jersey.
Under the supervision of the Vice Presidents of Medical Administration, the Patient Navigator, Registered Nurse (RN) will provide quality patient care in accordance with delegated responsibilities and agency policies. The Patient Navigator will work within the context of Planned Parenthood of Northern, Central and Southern New Jersey, Inc.’s (PPNCSNJ) medical policies and protocols and the State of New Jersey Nurse Practice Act. Incumbent recognizes ethical, legal, and professional issues inherent in providing patient care. Provides general health supervision, health maintenance, education, and counseling to patients. Reviews patient medical history identifies/documents medical concerns and obtains consents as appropriate. Works with VP’s, Center Manager, and other staff to facilitate efficient clinic flow and client triage, and excellent customer service especially over the phone.
-Provides general health supervision, health maintenance, education, and counseling to patients.
-Follow up with the patient after their appointment is completed to ensure their expectations were met.
-Assists the clinician, interprets medical recommendations, and reinforces clinician instructions with patient.
-Ensures proper documentation of all patient interaction including clinic visits, telephone contacts, and all follow-up activities.
Graduate of an accredited school of registered nursing. Current State of New Jersey Registered Nurse License. BLS and CPR certification required. ACLS certification, desirable.
Minimum of two (2) years of RN experience in an ambulatory health center. Experience in reproductive healthcare preferred. Customer service experience required.
Bi-lingual in English and Spanish required. Valid driver’s license. Reliable transportation to travel throughout the service area.
From your first day on the job, you’ll be immersed in a hands-on, hit-the-ground running experience. Every day will come with unique challenges – but rest assured you’ll never be alone in handling them – our team has each other’s backs. Beyond a meaningful career and an excellent benefits package, we offer career development opportunities and a supportive work culture. In addition to a competitive salary, PPNCSNJ offers medical, dental, vision, life insurance and a 401(k) plan.
PPNCSNJ is an Equal Opportunity Employer.