The Care Coordinator RN is responsible for assessing, planning, facilitating and advocating for options and services through a continuum of care from point of contact through discharge on assigned patients.
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$60K to $80K -Rancho Cordova, CA
The Intake Case Manager screens potential case management patients, completes assessments to determine unmet needs, develops individual care plans, evaluates and identifies knowledge gaps of disease process and treatments, determines appropriate resources or services required to meet an individual's health needs, promotes quality cost effective outcomes with the goal of improved care coordination amongst providers and increased involvement of the individual/family/caregiver in the decision making process to reduce hospitalizations, readmissions and ER visits.
The Care Coordinator is responsible for assessing, planning, facilitating and advocating for options and services through a continuum of care from point of contact through discharge on assigned patients.
In this role, the selected candidate will be responsible for continuous review of all aspects of every patient on his/her caseload to include: appropriate utilization of services; ensuring continued skilled need; monitoring of homebound status; review of documentation in the medical record; maintenance of interdisciplinary communication and discharge planning.
The Case Manager facilitates the arrangement and delivery of services throughout the continuum of care, while educating physicians and ancillary staff regarding the appropriate utilization of health care resources.