PortFor: A Professional Nursing Corp Nurse Advocate Palm Desert, CA · Part time

Per Diem position/Requires home office space. Seeking a dedicated and compassionate Nurse Advocate to join our team. As a Nurse Advocate, you will play a crucial role in providing community case management support to our clients and ensuring they receive the highest level of care. You will serve as a liaison between patients, their families, and healthcare providers, addressing concerns and promoting effective communication and collaboration.

Description

Responsibilities:

1. Medical Advocacy: Serve as a strong advocate for clients and their families.

2. Care Coordination: Assuring clients' needs are addressed.

3. Health Education: Provide clients and their families with accurate and understandable health information.

4. Client Support and Assistance: Offer emotional and practical support to clients and their families, helping them navigate complex healthcare systems.

5. Ethical Decision-making: Ensuring adherence to ethical principles and standards of care.

6. Documentation and Reporting: Maintain accurate and confidential records of client interactions.

 

Qualifications:

1. Education: Possess a valid nursing license and hold a degree in nursing; minimum LVN, prefer RN.

2. Experience: Prior experience as a case manager or in a similar role is preferred. Clinical experience in a healthcare setting is required.

3. Communication skills: Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to effectively communicate complex medical information to clients and their families.

4. Empathy and Compassion: Demonstrate a deep level of empathy, compassion, and understanding towards patients and their families.

5. Critical Thinking: Strong ability to assess situations, identify potential issues, and develop appropriate solutions.

6. Interpersonal Skills: Good interpersonal skills to build rapport and establish trust.

7. Organizational Skills: Strong organizational abilities to manage multiple priorities, prioritize tasks, and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.

Salary

$40 - $55 per hour