RN Care Coordinator
Company: Dignity Health
Posted on: June 6, 2021
Dignity Health Mercy Hospital of Folsom is the community
hospital serving the Sierra foothills communities of Folsom, El
Dorado Hills, Granite Bay, Cameron Park, Shingle Springs, and
Rescue. With 106 licensed acute-care beds, our accredited,
non-profit hospital has been providing exceptional care for more
than 35 years. Mercy Hospital of Folsom provides surgical services
including minimally-invasive general, urological and gynecological
surgeries. We also provide comprehensive and award-winning
orthopedic services, which include surgery, inpatient and
outpatient rehabilitation, and specialty orthopedic care. As a
certified Joint Commission Stroke Center, Mercy Folsom provides
exceptional care to our patients in our Medical Surgical and
Intensive Care units, as well as our 25-bed Emergency Department.
Our Family Birth Center features private and contemporary birthing
suites where labor, delivery, and recovery occur in one room, as
well as award-winning lactation training and support. Mercy Folsom
received Among America's 250 Best Hospitals recognition and is a
Primary Stroke Center.
The RN 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.The RN Care Coordinator performs this role in
such a manner as to meet the individuals health needs while
promoting quality and cost effective outcomes. The positions
emphasis will be on care coordination, communication and
collaboration with nursing, physicians, departments within the
medical center, insurers and post acute service providers to pace
the care toward optimal outcomes within the appropriate level of
care. The RN Care Coordinator will advocate for the patient and
family by identifying and valuing patient choice, spiritual needs,
cultural, language and socioeconomic barreris to care transitions .
In addition, the RN Care Coordinator will protect confidentiality
while striving to achieve high levels of patient satisfaction. The
RN Care Coordinator consistently conducts the utilization review
process and the discharge planning process as required by hospital
policies, standards of practice and Federal and State
utilization review, case management, care coordination, rn,
registered nurse, nurse, staff nurse, charge, chart, audit, review,
continuum of care
- Current California RN licensure.
- Minimum of three years RN experience in acute care
- Prior Care Coordination experience in a clinical or insurance
- A Masters Degree in nursing with a concentration in Case
Management can serve as a substitute for the experience
- Excellent customer service and presentation skills are a
- Strong interpersonal and written communication skills are
- Demonstrated ability to apply analytical and problem solving
- Demonstrated ability to manage multiple tasks or projects
- Ability to work independently as needed with a high degree of
- Ability to work efficiently in a fast-paced environment with
- BSN degree or experience equivalent preferred.
- Case Management certification preferred.
Keywords: Dignity Health, Folsom , RN Care Coordinator, Other , Folsom, California
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