Clinical Care Coordinator, RN or LSW

Jan 08 2019
Category: Healthcare
Job Description

POSITION SUMMARY:

 

The Clinical Care Coordinator is responsible for coordinating the delivery of care throughout the REHAB continuum of care for the assigned patient population.  Functions include case management, utilization management, quality data capture and timely discharge planning.

 

The Clinical Care Coordinator works closely with the multidisciplinary team to actively facilitate those functions associated with moving the patient through an acute episode of care and linkages to community resources, internal resources, other healthcare providers, patient’s family and caregivers, and the payer community.

 

 

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

 

  Certification/Licensure:

·         Current license as a registered nurse or social worker in the State of Hawaii.  Within two (2) months of date of hire, CPR certification (Health care provider course or equivalent which includes neonatal, child, adult and AED’s). 

 

  Education:

·         Graduate from an accredited school of Nursing, or Master’s degree in Social Work from an accredited educational program

 

  Skills/Experience:

·         Three (3) years minimum related experience.

·         Effective interpersonal skills with positive relationship building.

·         Effective written and verbal communication skills.

·         Ability to negotiate with interdisciplinary team members, physicians, families, payer sources and peers.

·         Ability to influence action. "Care" to advocate for change, collaborate with and complement the clinical members of the patient’s healthcare team.

·         Requisite clinical knowledge to enter into a partnership with key customers.

·         Knowledge of evolving healthcare systems, including but not limited to funding sources, third party reimbursement, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, contractual arrangements, managed care, continuum of care issues, disease management and clinical guidelines.

·         Experience with using personal computers.