The Care Coordinator Registered Nurse is responsible for leading the interprofessional team in continuity of care and discharge planning. The Care Coordinator facilitates integ1 rated and comprehensive patient services during hospitalization. The Care Coordinator provides ongoing assistance and consultation to the healthcare team through a comprehensive assessment of patient needs, planning and implementation of an interprofessional care plan, and communication of individual patient needs.
A current licensure as a RN with the Texas State Board of Nurse is required. Certification in Case Management (CCM) and a Bachelor's Degree in Nursing are preferred.
B. Training and Experience:
· Minimum of 1 to 3 years of acute care experience;
· Minimum of 1 to 3 years of case management experience preferred; and
· Basic knowledge of health plan products, community resources and alternative funding programs.