Nurse Navigator (Registered Nurse, BSN)
Neurosurgery at MedStar Washington Hospital Center
Full Time, 9 AM - 5 PM
MedStar Washington Hospital Center
110 Irving Street NW, Washington, DC 20010
As part of an essential component of the MedStar Pituitary Center, this position is expected to provide internal and external coordination of care for a disease-specific subset of patients diagnosed or suspicious for pituitary adenoma. Navigation services are expected to provide individualized assistance to patient entering the healthcare system. This is done by helping to overcome barriers and facilitate timely access to quality care. Coordinates patient care among other multiple disciplines involved and the private practice community at large. These functions are performed in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations and MedStar Georgetown University Hospital's philosophy, policies, procedures, and standards.
Registered Nurse license in the District of Columbia.
CPR certification preferred.
Three years of professional clinical experience.
At least one year of neurosurgery, endocrinology or outpatient experience highly desirable.
Knowledge of medical equipment and instruments to administer patient care.
Skill in applying and modifying the principles, methods and techniques to provide ongoing patient care.
Skill in establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with patients, medical staff and the public.
Ability to react calmly and effectively in emergency situations.
MedStar Georgetown University Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to equal opportunity for all candidates for employment and employees.
Registered Nurse, RN, BSN, Bachelor's Degree in Nursing, Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing, Neurology, Neurological, Stroke, Neuroscience, Nerve, Brain, Nervous System, Neurosurgery, Neurovascular, Pituitary, Endocrinology