Transitional Care Navigator

Journey Care Winfield , IL 60190

Posted 6 months ago

Job Description:

Help us change the face of serious illness as a Transitional Care Navigator.

Join the team at JourneyCare, with more than 40 years of healthcare leadership and expertise, JourneyCare has achieved national recognition for growth, innovation, community partnerships and best practices in caring for adults and children with serious illnesses. We are more than just a career choice it's a culture where you can make a difference!

Position Overview

The Transitional Care Navigator is a resource registered nurse to patients, family members and staff of hospitals, physicians, and nursing homes. They are responsible for sustaining and increasing referral sources from the hospitals and nursing homes and other community sources. The Transitional Care Navigator uses their knowledge in pain and symptom management and the end-of-life to educate these referral sources about hospice. This RN performs as a case manager for patients in the hospital and conducts initial goals of care meetings with patients and families to inform them about hospice services.

This RN will work at CDH/Delnor in the Winfield, Wheaton, Geneva, St Charles, and West Chicago areas. The Hours are 11am to 7:30pm and every other weekend.

Experience and Skills:

Job requirements

  • Associates degree in nursing

  • Training in counseling

  • Registered Nurse licensed in the state of Illinois

Preferred Experience, Skills and Qualifications

  • Certified Hospice and Palliative nurse, preferred

  • 5 to 7 years of experience as a registered nurse in healthcare, preferably hospice

  • Experience in the hospital setting preferred

  • Experience in Hospice and Palliative Care desirable

  • Marketing experience desirable

  • Weekend rotation required

  • Communication skills, verbal and written

  • Conflict resolution skills

  • Multi-tasking skills

  • Creative thinking and problem-solving skills

Visit our careers website to apply for this position, read about our comprehensive benefits and learn about what it's like to work at JourneyCare. Our team members make a difference!

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Transitional Care Navigator

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