Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Hendersonville
Join a family of caregivers who provide whole person care; body, mind, and spirit, to people living in communities accross Western North Carolina.
AdventHealth Hendersonville offers the uncommon compassion of a hometown community hospital powered by the support of a national healthcare system enabling it to provide services, technologies and facilities to meet the whole health needs of our commlunities.
Faith based organization that extends Christ's healing ministry to every person, every time.
Co-workers who feel like family and together deliver on our Service Standards of Keep Me Safe, Love Me, Make it Easy and Own it.
As a part of the more than 1,100 team members who make up AdventHealth Hendersonville, you will enjoy competitive salaries, exceptional benefits and opportunities for growth and leadership.
Full time Exempt, 40 hours per week
You Will Be Responsible For
Patient/support partner(s) and staff education: Promotes knowledge of surgical procedures and effects for patient, support partner(s), and care providers
Performance Criteria o Meets with patient/support partner(s) prior to scheduled surgery to provide education on surgical procedure, post-operative expectations and care needs. o Collaborates with direct care staff to provide ongoing education for surgical procedures, evidenced-based practice and/or research developments. o Initiates discharge planning and provides education on post-discharge care resources and supplies. o Follows patients throughout surgical experience, performs daily rounding to ensure continued communication with patient, staff and provider o Collaborates with existing community organizations on educational initiatives.
Quality Management: Educates and collaborates with multidisciplinary team to plan and participate in quality initiatives and research projects.
Performance Criteria o Reviews patient information for pre-existing medical conditions and risk-factors. o Serves as customer service advocate for patient and support partner(s). o Consistently collaborates with physicians and multidisciplinary team to establish and oversee plan of care. o Reviews physician and nurse documentation to ensure quality measures are achieved.
Clinical Services: Serves as primary point of entry for patients requiring navigation and coordination of care. Collaborates with patient to identify potential barriers to achieving post-surgical health goals.
Performance Criteria o Reviews patient information to follow up on diagnostic tests and obtains results of previous tests as needed. o Monitors patientâ€™s progress through post-operative phase to ensure patient reaches post-operative goals. o Collaborates with nursing care department(s) to confirm continuity of care
Community Outreach: Contributes to community programs and education pertaining to specific surgical services
Performance Criteria o Maintains a working knowledge of the availability of community resources and financial services for providing clinical care and reducing barriers to care. o Fosters supportive professional partnerships with community physicians. o Participates in select community events to promote specific surgical programs at AdventHealth Hendersonville. o Collaborates with community resources commonly used for post-operative care needs.
Program Development: Coordinates with multidisciplinary team and providers
Performance Criteria o Develops and monitors program improvement projects based on data analysis o Tracks and analyzes performance for core measures, patient outcomes and patient experience. o Develops and implements education programs and materials for patients and staff o Establishes and maintains collegial relationships with physicians, multidisciplinary team and leadership to ensure positive outcomes and continuous program improvement. o Leads Joint Center operations team meetings.
What You Will Need
Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing (BSN) or Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) required at time of hire or enrollment in MSN program within 1 year of hire
At least 3 years of recent nursing experience in acute care nursing required
At least 2 years of recent nursing experience in orthopedic care
Current BLS certification required, ACLS preferred
Professional certification in specialty area by recognized national nursing organization within 1 year of hire required
Current RN licensure in the state of North Carolina required
The orthopedic Nurse Navigator is a specialized hhealth care professional who guides specific surgical patients through the healthcare sylstem during and surrounding the time of surgery. The Navigator will focus on these five areas: patient support partner(s) and healthcare provider education, qualify management, clinical services, community outreach and program development.
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.