Hennepin County Medical Center
1.0 FTE (10 shifts/ppd) 8 hr shifts, Day, occasional weekends
The Clinical Coordinator is responsible for facilitating and coordinating the care delivered to an assigned group of patients through multidisciplinary and patient/family collaboration to ensure quality and cost effective outcomes are delivered ensuring appropriate use of resources. Coordination involves assessment, planning, support, and evaluation of patient care and related outcomes. Activities to be performed are patient/family interviews, clinical resource management, utilization management and coordination of discharge planning activities. The Clinical Coordinator is an active contributor in the development of systems to improve the care of assigned patient populations.
This role encompasses coordination of utilization management and discharge planning team members
assigned to the unit/service line/clinic. Care management establishes a system of care across the continuum of care to ensure seamless transition to the right service, right providers and the right time and encourages patients and families to manage their own health. Such care is facilitated by a care coordinator.
-- Graduation from an approved school of nursing
-- possess a Bachelors degree in Nursing, or be currently enrolled in a BSN/BAN program
-- Must have worked as a professional nurse for the past three to five years
-- Must have demonstrated professional leadership (i.e. charge, team leader, preceptor, committee chair)
-- Must have experience in acute care and or ambulatory care
-- Demonstrated critical thinking skills
-- Demonstrated crisis management skills
-- Demonstrated communication skills
Experience working with Medicine patient populations including ICU patients
Current care management or public health experience
-- Possession of a valid license as a Registered Nurse issued by the State of Minnesota.