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AdventHealth Leukemia Service Navigator in Orlando, Florida


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

  • Benefits from Day One

  • Paid Days Off from Day One

  • Debt-free Education* (Certifications and Degrees without out-of-pocket tuition expense)

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

Shift : Monday through Thursday 7:30am-4:30pm and Friday 7:30-1:30pm (In Person)

The community you’ll be caring for:

2415 N Orange Ave Suite 601 Orlando, FL 32804

The role you’ll contribute:

The Leukemia Service Navigator facilitates the coordination and evaluation of leukemia patients in collaboration with inpatient team and blood and marrow transplant service through admission, treatment, and discharge. Areas of responsibility include coordination of care and advocating for the patient in obtaining and negotiating resources to meet patient needs, as necessary. 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:

  • Demonstrates, through behavior, AdventHealth’s core values of keep me safe, love me, make it easy, and own it.

  • Completes assessments, per department standards, based upon information from multiple sources including the patient, family, nursing staff and physician as well as information discussed in multi-disciplinary rounds. Documented assessments confirm an understanding of the patient’s functional status and psycho-social needs.

  • Prepares for and participates in multi-disciplinary rounds on assigned nursing unit for the purpose of updating the team on the discharge plan/needs and to identify potential social work referrals. Appropriately prioritizes cases according to assessed needs.

  • Receives patient intake information from inpatient team and coordinates obtaining records, transfer and bed intake.

  • Performs discharge planning/post-acute care coordination in coordination with RN Case Managers to include:

  • Outpatient benefits for PCP and referrals

  • Coordinate follow-up appointments (clinic, infusion, IR, line placement, bone marrow biopsies, radiology, etc.)

  • Submit outpatient chemotherapy authorization

  • Consultant follow-up appointments, as applicable

  • Assistance with Advance Directives, as necessary

  • Community resource needs

  • Financial issues/funding for post-acute needs/identifying possible MA eligibility cases with appropriate referrals

  • Coordinate transfer of care back to Oncologist

  • Coordinate with inpatient team/transplant coordinator on scheduled transplant admissions

  • Provides patient/family education, adjustment-to-illness counseling, grief counseling and crisis

  • intervention. Provides education to patients/families/caregivers regarding resource options and

  • coping with diagnosis, treatment and prognosis.

  • Works in collaboration with hospital and community agencies to obtain needed services and resources for patients/families/caregivers.

  • Adapts quickly to changes in patient status and updates the assessment and discharge plan as the patient’s situation warrants. Stays abreast of changing social work clinical trends, regulatory matters and third-party payer requirements related to discharge planning and precertification of after-care benefits.


The expertise and experiences you'll need to succeed:


  • Master’s in social work or Case Management


  • Acute care hospital experience


  • LCSW

  • Case Management Certificate

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

Category: Translife

Organization: AdventHealth Orlando

Schedule: 1 - Day

Shift: AdventHealth Orlando

Req ID: 23005304

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.