|The Care Coordinator will perform clinical and operational processes related to transition / coordination of care and utilization / case management of Post-Acute Care services including but not limited to long term acute care, skilled nursing and inpatient rehab facilities, home health care, care management, and utilization review.
The Care Coordinator is responsible for the implementation, evaluation and coordination of the plan of care for all assigned patients. Develops care plan and other case management tools by coordinating/consulting with Home Health Agencies as well as member. Identifies progress toward desired care outcomes; intervening to overcome deviations in the expected plan of care; reviewing the care plan with members in conjunction with the direct care providers. Monitors delivery and utilization of care by completing member rounds with Medical Directors.
Position is full-time during core business hours with the ability to work any shift between 7am and 6pm CST and weekend rotation.
Mandatory on call responsibility after business hours equivalent to approximately two weekends per year.
Dependable and reliable work schedule is essential
Proficient in computer literacy skills with ability to use and troubleshoot Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint required
Experience using videoconferencing systems such as WebEx
Ability to type 30wpm preferred
Will have at least 2+ years experience in Home Health or Long term care or telephonic care and case management. RN license or LPN license required.