Quality Improvement Population Healthcare Coordinator

Location
Roswell, GA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Oct 12, 2017
Closes
Nov 11, 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Find your extraordinary side.

Northside Hospital Health Care System is a state-of-the-art setting for patients, and for you.

With three cutting-edge acute care hospitals --- in Atlanta, Canton, and Cumming, Georgia --- and more
than 150 locations throughout the State of Georgia, we are leading the way in your backyard and across the country.

Consider the numbers:
  • 868-bed, not-for-profit provider
  • Nearly 2 million patient visits annually
  • A renowned team that includes more than 2,500 physicians and 15,000 employees

We lead the nation in newborn deliveries, perform the most robotic surgeries, and diagnose and treat the most cancer cases in the state.

Learn more about our expansion, full range of medical services, and our extraordinary career
opportunities at www.northside.com.

Facility Overview
Northside Hospital

Discover what’s possible.
See what’s inside.

Discovering what’s possible at Northside Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia --- it’s something our patients and team members do every day. Our reputation as one of Georgia’s fastest growing healthcare institutions and our state-of-the-art, award-winning work environment are well-known. But what resonates most
with our people is the way we balance clinical excellence with compassionate care, support real work/life balance, and how close they feel to their co-workers.

Our 537-bed, not-for-profit, full-service hospital does more than serve our community. We’re a market leader in Women's Services, Maternity and Newborn Services, Surgery, Robotic Surgery, and Cancer Care.
Proud to have been voted “Atlanta's Most Preferred Hospital for All Health Care Needs" by
consumers for more than 16 years. We are pleased to offer our people great pay, benefits, and a pension plan.

We are a state-of-the-art setting for opportunity, top quality health care, and you.

Ready to make a difference --- and a better living?
Find your extraordinary side with Northside Hospital today.

Service Area Overview
We are committed to the health and wellness of our community. As such, we dedicate ourselves to being a center of excellence in providing high-quality health care. We are a leader in providing evidence-based treatment options and using the latest technology. In order to continue providing our patients and their families superior care, we are seeking qualified individuals to join our team. Join other Northside staff in wide-ranging roles that help make us the top-rated hospital for patient services.

Position Description
The Population Health Care Coordinato assists patients through the healthcare system by acting as a patient advocate and navigator. This will include coordinating patient care with external healthcare organizations and facilities, including the coordination of referrals from the primary care provider to a specialty care provider as well as identifying high-risk patients in the primary care practice using identified data systems to ensure patients are receiving appropriate care delivery services.

You will also be responsible for working with patient and patients care team to coordinate needs assessment and to develop an individualized care plans while promoting clear communication among a care team and treating clinicians by ensuring awareness regarding patient care plans.This person will be a key member of the NSH Population Health Team in the development, implementation and evaluation of population health, quality and practice transformation strategies through data collection, health outcomes reporting, and clinical monitoring.

Position Requirements
Required: Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing and a minimum of 3 years of experience in a clinical setting. Proficient computer skills, including Microsoft Office (specifically Word and Excel) Excellent oral and written communication skills. Good organizational, analytical, and problem-solving skills. Ability to function effectively with a wide variety of disciplines, including physicians and nurses. A team player that can follow a system and protocol to achieve a common goal. Confidence to communicate and collaborate with other community health care organizations and personnel. Able to participate as part of a team to accomplish an assigned project. Preferred: Previous experience in a Primary Care Setting. Previous experience in case management, care coordination, or patient navigation

License/Certification Requirements: Yes

Work Hours: 8a-4:30p

Weekend Requirements: No

On-Call Requirements: No

WANT THE INSIDE STORY?
Our team members report that our state-of-the-art environment, work/life balance, reputation as a leader both locally and nationally, continuing education offerings, growth opportunities, and pay/benefits/pension plan are why they chose --- and chose to stay with --- Northside Hospital.
Contact us today to learn more about careers at Northside.
Side by side, there’s nothing we can’t achieve!

Northside Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in its employment practices on the basis of race, religion, sex, color, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, genetic information, veteran status or military service, or any other characteristic protected by federal law or Georgia law.