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Nurse Navigator - Compr Digestive Disease Clinic - F/T - Days at Careers | UC Irvine Health - 10698

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Updated: May 17, 2018

Job Description & Salary Range

UC Title:                                     Case Manager EX

Position Number:                      10002665

Reports to:                                 Administrative Nurse III

Working Title:                            Nurse Navigator

Cost Center:                              Compr Digestive Disease Clinic (7760)

Bargaining Unit:                       HX

FLSA:                                          Exempt

Job Code:                                  7870

Date Created:                            02/24/2015

Shift:                                           Day Shift

Hours:                                         40.00


Position Summary: 

Under the direction of the Assistant Director and surgical faculty, the Nurse Coordinator functions independently providing direct and indirect patient care based on the nursing process for the Hepatobiliary/Pancreas Surgery Service in H.H. Chao Comprehensive Digestive Disease Center.  Functions as the primary contact for patients. Provides education as needed to the patients/family related to surgical care, diagnostic procedures, medication, and other complex aspects of the plan of care. The nurse incorporates the psycho-motor and age appropriate cognitive skills of the patient/family/significant other utilizing knowledge of patient assessment, planning, intervention and evaluation.  Assures that the continuum of care process is complete to include: pre-procedure & surgery, therapy protocols, hospitalization, anticipated discharge needs, and follow up in the physician offices.  Supports the faculty in clinic for every patient care session. Occasionally performs scheduling of office visits and procedures.  The nurse coordinator is accountable for the quality of nursing practice. Provides nursing services as needed and assists with other activities as assigned to help grow the practice and the referrals to UCI.


Salary Range: 


Rate    Minimum  $95,985.36    Maximum  $114,714.72


Required Qualifications:

Ability to maintain a work pace appropriate to the workload

All external candidates must have a Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Basic Life Support Certification from AHA

Current CA RN license

Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English

Minimum 2 years of clinical experience

Must demonstrate customer service skills appropriate to the job

Must possess the skill, knowledge and ability essential to the successful performance of assigned duties


Preferred Qualifications:

Bilingual in English/Spanish or English/Vietnamese (certain clinics may require this qualification)


Physical, Mental & Environmental Demands:

To comply with the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 the essential physical, mental and environmental requirements for this job are listed below. These are requirements normally expected to perform regular job duties. Incumbent must be able to successfully perform all of the functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.






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