Clinical Care Coordinator Unit based- Dept TBD - 14-0700
Category: Nursing/Patient Care
Department: Department to be determined
Status: Full time and part time positions available
Schedule: Day & Night 12hr shifts, every other weekendDescription:
Reporting to the Director Care Coordination, with matrix reporting to the Unit Director, provides patient flow and outcome management services in collaboration with Northwest Community Healthcare (NCH) inter-disciplinary teams to meet the clinical care needs of patients that are aligned with the patients care plan and progression. Collaborates with the healthcare team to achieve optimal efficiency in clinical, financial, length of stay and satisfaction outcomes. Facilitates patient plans of care, implements and coordinates care progression, monitors, and assists care team in evaluating options, services and interventions to meet patient's health care needs through effective communication, collaboration and coordination requisite to efficient clinical care progression.
1. Bachelor's of Science in Nursing required.
2. Current licensure to practice nursing in the State of Illinois
3. Two years of experience in an acute care setting required, specialty requirements may vary by unit.
4. Previous leadership experience required.
5. General knowledge of case management processes including discharge planning, health care reimbursement, utilization review process, and applicable community resources preferred.
6. Current CPR certification.
7. Specialty certification required or obtained within two years of hire into position.