Strength Through Diversity
Ground breaking science. Advancing medicine. Healing made personal.
Roles & Responsibilities:
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
Carries out tasks to execute the medical and support
service plans including guiding patients to appointments, and accompanying them
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
Performs other tasks as required.
Bachelor’s degree preferred or High School Degree and
relevant work experience
2 years minimum experience, 3-5 preferred
Strength Through Diversity
The Mount Sinai Health System believes that diversity and inclusion is a driver for excellence. We share a common devotion to delivering exceptional patient care. Yet we’re as diverse as the city we call home- culturally, ethically, in outlook and lifestyle. When you join us, you become a part of Mount Sinai’s unrivaled record of achievement, education and advancement as we revolutionize healthcare delivery together.
We work hard to recruit and retain the best people, and to create a welcoming, nurturing work environment where you have the opportunity and support to develop professionally. We share the belief that all employees, regardless of job title or expertise, have an impact on quality patient care.
Explore more about this opportunity and how you can help us write a new chapter in our story!
Who We Are
Over 38,000 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 hospitals, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai 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 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.