Hennepin County Medical Center
This position would be working in the Ambulatory settings either downtown and/or off-campus, some traveling may be required. Home base for this position would be between Richfield and East Lake Clinic.
1.0 FTE (10 shifts/ppd) 8 hr shifts, Day, potential for weekend
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
-- must possess a Bachelors degree in Nursing, or be currently enrolled in a BSN/BAN program.
-- recent experience with medicine conditions within the last 3 years
-- Must have worked as a professional nurse for the past three to five years
-- Must have experience in acute care and/or ambulatory care
-- Must have demonstrated professional leadership (i.e., charge, team leader, preceptor, committee chair, etc.)
-- Graduation from an accredited school of nursing.
-- Possession of a valid license as a Registered Nurse issued by the State of Minnesota.