The Care Coordinator is responsible for the appropriate use of inpatient services, through evaluation of admissions, use of ancillary services, and/or length of hospital stay. He/she will be responsible for assessing, coordinating, and implementing the discharge needs of the hospitalized patient.
Number of Hours: Casual: Days may vary. Will coordinate with other scheduled hours within the organization.
Schedule: Fill-in for vacations and other absences/requests off by the other Care Coordinators.
Educational Requirements: RN. Acute care nursing background preferred and/or case management experience.
Other: Must be creative and knowledgeable. Must possess the ability to analyze and define problems, recommend solutions and implement change. Must have the ability to communicate effectively and relate well to staff, patients and families.