Mount Sinai Careers

Per Diem Patient Navigator

Astoria, New York
Professional / Managerial / Administrative


Job Description

The Mount Sinai Health System

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The Mount Sinai Health System’s commitment to excellence extends beyond delivering world-class health care. The System’s ongoing success is dependent upon our highly motivated, nonclinical professionals working to improve business operations. Our leadership team is driven to provide exceptional service by cultivating a workforce that is dedicated to upholding Mount Sinai’s mission of delivering innovative, breakthrough medicine with compassion and integrity.

Are you ready to discover the world of limitless possibilities that comes with wearing the badge? Explore more about this opportunity and how you can help us write a new chapter in our story of unrivaled patient care!

 
What You’ll Do:
The Patient Navigator oversees a caseload of patients and acts as the primary liaison between the patient and the program to which they are assigned. The Patient Navigator is responsible for implementing the comprehensive care plan to each patient as determined upon enrollment in the program. The Patient Navigator ensures that the patient is connected to prevention and treatment services, and also ensures that the patient adheres to the established plan of care.
  • Carries out tasks to execute the medical and support service plans including guiding patients to appointments, and accompanying them when necessary.
  • Ensures that medication adherence issues are addressed.
  • Provides education and coaching for specific population needs as required by the program or department.
  • Acts as the primary liaison with medical providers to ensure patient adherence. Caseload may be as many as 20 patient-clients.
  • Delivers monthly or weekly health education encounters.
  • Performs entitlements reassessment.
  • Coordinates logistics for plan adherence such as appointment reminders, arranging transportation, making childcare arrangements.
  • Documents all patient encounters and enters all data into web-based system, and may be responsible for performing grant-related data entry.
  • Performs other tasks as required.


    What You’ll Bring:
    • Bachelors degree preferred or High School Degree and relevant work experience
    • 2 years minimum experience, 3-5 preferred 

      Do you share our dedication to extraordinary service and have what it takes to wear the badge? Apply now!

       

      Who We Are:

      Over 35,000 employees strong, the mission of the Mount Sinai Health System is to provide compassionate patient care with seamless coordination and to advance medicine through unrivaled education, research, and outreach in the many diverse communities we serve.

       

      Formed in September 2013, The Mount Sinai Health System combines the excellence of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai with seven premier hospital campuses, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Beth Israel Brooklyn, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai Queens, Mount Sinai West (formerly Mount Sinai Roosevelt), Mount Sinai St. Luke’s, and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai.

       

      The Mount Sinai Health System is committed to the tenets of diversity and workforce that are strengthened by the inclusion of and respect for our differences. We offer our employees a highly competitive compensation and benefits package, a 403(b) retirement plan, and much more.

       

      The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We promote recognition and respect for individual and cultural differences, and we work to make our employees feel valued and appreciated, whatever their race, gender, background, or sexual orientation.
      EOE Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans