RWJBarnabas Health is the most comprehensive health care delivery system in New Jersey, with a service area covering five million people. The system includes eleven acute care hospitals Clara Maass Medical Center in Belleville, Community Medical Center in Toms River, Jersey City Medical Center in Jersey City, Monmouth Medical Center in Long Branch, Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus in Lakewood, Newark Beth Israel Medical Center in Newark, RWJUH- New Brunswick, RWJUH- Somerset in Somerville, RWJUH- Hamilton, RWJUH- Rahway and Saint Barnabas Medical Center in Livingston; three acute care children's hospitals and a leading pediatric rehabilitation hospital (Children's Specialized Hospital), a freestanding 100-bed behavioral health center, trauma centers, a satellite emergency department, ambulatory care centers, geriatric centers, the state's largest behavioral health network, comprehensive home care and hospice programs, fitness and wellness centers, retail pharmacy services, a medical group, multi-site imaging cent ers and an accountable care organization. RWJBarnabas Health is New Jersey's largest private employer with more than 33,000 employees, 9,000 physicians and 1,000 residents and interns and routinely captures national awards for outstanding quality and safety.
Job Summary: The Population Health Navigator works closely with the primary care physicians, care coordinators and practice staff to promote coordinated and comprehensive care for their patient population. This is accomplished by helping the practices utilize an accurate, actionable view of the practice and patient level data, focusing on analysis of the practice and patient level quality metrics, identifying gaps in care and supporting patient outreach and intervention initiatives to maximize the health status of the ACO/Population Health patients in their assigned practices. Additionally, the Population Health Navigator facilitates compliance with the required quality metrics, assists the practices in improving their documentation of results in their EHR and facilitating referral management with the extended care team for all ACO and Population Health patients.
LPN or equivalent certificate
Prior experience in Primary Care or physician practice enviroment