Navigator in Weslaco, TX at KNAPP MEDICAL CENTER

Date Posted: 10/9/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    1401 East 8th Street
    Weslaco, TX
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    Not Specified
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Job Description

JOB SUMMARY: The Navigator is directly accountable to the Admitting Leadership. The Navigator routinely registers and schedules tests/procedure cases for veteran where services occur as a scheduled event. This may include, but is not limited to; Clinic visits, Surgery, G.I. Lab, Cardiac Cath Lab, Radiology, Respiratory Therapy, Nutritional Services, Infusion units or any other location where scheduling of a test or procedure may occur. Coordinates with departments as necessary. Ensures that accurate, complete and thorough patient demographics are entered into the computer system, including insurance and authorizations if applicable. Notifies departments/providers as necessary of various services that may require, equipment, instrumentation and supplies from outside vendors for scheduled services. Prepares and distributes appropriate letters/forms as required for the veterans and /or providers.