Appalachian Regional Healthcare

Orthopedic Patient Navigator

Job Locations US-KY-Prestonsburg
Requisition ID
# of Openings
Health Professional
ARH Med&Surg Assoc. Highlands
Posted Date
2 years ago(9/23/2021 10:27 AM)
Position Type
Regular Full-Time
Orthopedics Professional Fees
Day Shift


To guide the patient through the orthopedic services process.


  • This position requires the ability to disseminate information
  • To follow through and carry out plans of action
  • Good verbal skills
  • Outstanding Customer Service to patients, families, community, and physicians
  • Knowledge of hospital/clinic/imaging procedures
  • Have some basic computer knowledge and/or experience such as email, entering information into a data base would be a plus
  • Provide education, support, and coordination to assist patients in securing appointments.
  • Provide educational resources on orhtopedic services
  • Connect patients and families to resources and support services.
  • Promote communication between the patient and health care providers.
  • Coordinate services throughout the continuum of orthopedic care.
  • Enhance the patient’s quality of life, sense of autonomy, and self-determination for managing his/her own health.
  • Reinforce physician-patient relationship.
  • Maintain records for reporting purposes in accordance with the ARH Quality policy and procedure guides.
  • Work with multi-disciplinary teams to establish action plans for patients; assure action plans are carried out.
  • Any other duties as assigned.



  • A candidate who is trained to provide individualized assistance to orthopedic patients.
  • Documentation of a requisite knowledge and skill from previous education and experience to provide patient navigation.

Minimum Work Experience:At least 3 years in Healthcare field


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