AdventHealthSpecialty Program Care Navigator Lung Health
Orlando, FL

All the benefits and perks you need for you and your family:

  • Benefits from Day One

  • Paid Days Off from Day One

  • Mental Health Resources and Support

Our promise to you:

Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.

Schedule: Full-Time/ Days (M-F) (40 Hours weekly)

Location: Advent Health Orlando & Advent Health Celebration (*MUST BE WILLING TO COMMUTE)

The role you’ll contribute:

The Specialty Program Care Navigator (RN) is an integral member of the specialty programs developed within the Institute structure. The overall goal of the Care Navigator is to facilitate an evidence-based, multidisciplinary, multi-specialty approach to care throughout the care continuum. The Care Navigator oversees the development and redesign, as needed, of patient education, of evidence-based standards of clinical care and the post discharge rehabilitation care. The Care Navigator is the patient-facing team member of the program who is responsible for coordinating the patient through the entire continuum of care across the division, and beyond for the quaternary destination programs. This includes all related appointments, obtaining all necessary authorizations, remaining in constant contact with the clinical team, discharge phone calls, and post discharge follow-up. Responsible for answering patient’s questions pertaining to specialty program navigations, scheduling, and insurance information. Serves as first responder to patient issues and works to find solutions to any barriers that arise. The navigator is in contact with physicians, hospital departments, testing locations, and procedural departments to help coordinate care. The Navigator will be available to assist with patients who interact with both private and employed physician entities. Coordinates orders for procedures and follow-up imaging, obtaining and uploading into system as necessary. Oversees scanning all procedure documents and notes into Cerner, Aria, Athena, and other related EMRs. Assists in weekly multidisciplinary meeting preparation and follow-up. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all. The CC gathers, records, and evaluates program data and uses this data in establishing program goals with the oversight of the Medical Director and the Service Line Director. This position is accountable for the ongoing monitoring of program quality and assists with program marketing needs. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.

The value you’ll bring to the team:

  • Facilitates an evidence-based, multidisciplinary, multi-specialty approach throughout the care continuum for the destination, quaternary program. Assists with the monthly service line meetings presenting clinical data and recommending process improvements.

  • Remains current in evidence-based practice and new emerging trends. Participates in the development of practice standards including pre-op, post-op and discharge instructions. Facilitates the development of patient education classes specific to surgeries.

  • Develops, tracks, and benchmarks (in collaboration with the physician/administrative team) program outcomes related to clinical/operational goals Data analysis to align with FH overall goal of tracking to support efforts related to pay for performance reimbursement.

  • Promotes the Clinical Coordination Program awareness within the physician community and the community at-large. Participates in marketing through physician visits, dinners, educational seminars, and community lectures. Develops appropriate relationships to maximize the Clinical Coordinated Program effectiveness and facilitates program problem resolution across departmental, campus, and physician/ provider lines.

  • Navigates the patient within the specific area of concentration i.e., Bariatrics, esophageal, spine, women’s medicine and oncology from pre-op education through the hospital stay and post rehabilitation stage, ensuring the patients have appropriate, timely, medical, supportive services through a multidisciplinary approach to patient care. Addresses appointment coordination, record requests, insurance concerns, education, and communicating information between the physician office and the patient, etc.


The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed:

  • Current valid State of Florida or multi state license as a Registered Nurse

  • Florida Driver's License


This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Job Snapshot

  • Facility: AdventHealth Central Florida

  • Job Schedule: Full-time

    Pay Range: $35.17 - $52.76

  • Location: Orlando, FL

  • Job ID: 24024555

  • Job Family: Nursing

  • Shift: 1 - Day

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