Nurse Navigator- Texas Health Mansfield-operated as joint venture between Texas Health Resources andAdventHealth
Location: 2300 Lone Star Road; Mansfield, TX
Top Reasons to Work at Texas Health Mansfield; Mansfield, TX
Join a family of caregivers focused on whole-person health and committed to making communities healthier.
Provide wholistic care for patients that extends to the spiritual level by praying with patients and families. Chaplains are available to meet with patients, families and team members 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to provide spiritual support.
Help develop a brand new $150 million community hospital and medical office building that will provide services such as Medical/Surgical, ICU, Women's Services, General Surgery, Orthopedics, Interventional Cardiology and Gastroenterology.
Grow in your career with AdventHealth , named in 2018 by Becker's Hospital Review as one of the "150 Top Places to Work in Healthcare". AdventHealth has partnered with Texas Health Resources, named in 2019 as one of Fortune's 100 Best Companies to Work For, to build Texas Health Mansfield, which is creating new opportunities for employment and professional growth.
Thrive in the Mansfield community , ranked by CNN/Money Magazine as #17 for "Best Places to Live". Mansfield is one of the fastest growing areas of North Texas, projected to reach more than 250,000 residents by 2023. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 41%, higher than the national average of 33.5%. Mansfield has top-rated schools, over 900 acres of parkland, quality housing, a historic downtown area, recreational opportunities for all ages, and a growing business community.
You Will Be Responsible For:
Has extensive knowledge of breast cancer screening, diagnosis and treatment.
Communicates and collaborates with mammography techs, radiology staff and physicians to provide excellent care.
Provides protection in accordance with prescribed safety standards.
Notifies patients that need to return for further imaging and schedules their appointments.
Informs and educates patients about their breast imaging results.
Assists radiologist in consenting patients for biopsy procedures.
Educates patient about post-biopsy home care.
Proficient in use of Breast Center Access Database (if applicable).
Tracks/documents data for National Consortium of Breast Centers Quality Program and National. Accreditation Program for Breast Center accreditation (if applicable).
Efficient and organized in skills to assist team with safe and appropriate turnovers. Utilizes knowledge of cleaning protocols for all types of specialty surgical equipment
What You Will Need:
Graduate from an approved school of nursing. BSN required. 3 to 5 years' experience preferred.
Current license in the state of Texas or in a qualifying compact state.
Navigates patients through their diagnosis and treatment ensuring timely services. The nurse navigator will meet with patients/families to provide emotional support and guidance before their biopsy and through end-stage disease if necessary. The nurse will provide medical information, education, and knowledge of referring resources. She will be responsible for facilitating rapid scheduling and follow-ups on patients. The nurse navigator will promote the Navigator program and cancer prevention, detection and treatment awareness to the community through presentations and participation in cancer related organizations. She will attend appropriate programs, health fairs and events as needed and make presentations to appropriate groups.
This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.