RN Care Coordinator - Site to be determined
Category: NCH Medical Group
Department: Department to be determined
Status: Full time
Schedule: Day/PM, weekends as neededDescription: Reporting to the Director of Operations and the assigned Supervisor, facilitates a positive, collaborative work environment with an interdesciplinary team approach. The Care Coordinator utilizes the nursing process in the delivery of patient care including assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of patient outcomes. Recommends and modifies a patients plan of care as indicated. Collaborates with the healthcare team to achieve optimal clinical, financial and satisfaction outcomes in primary and specialty care. Assesses patients, facilitates plan of care, implements and coordinates care progression, monitors and evaluates options and services to meet an individual's health needs. This job description was developed in accordance with the Illinois Nurse Practice Act and the ANA Scope and Standards of Practice.
1. Successful completion of an Associate's degree, diploma,or BSN from an accredited school of nursing.
2. Knowledge of managed care models, financial reimbursement systems, clinical case management processes and utilization management issues.
3. Current licensure to practice nursing in the State of Illinois.
4. Current CPR certification.