RN Clinical Care Coordinator
Posted on: June 25, 2022
Job Title: RN Clinical Care Coordinator
Location: Scranton, Pennsylvania
Job Category: RN - Registered Nurse, Nursing and Nursing
Work Type: Full time
Department: GCMC Care Management Team
Date Posted: 12/03/2021
Job ID: R-23995
Job SummaryFacilitates processes on a daily basis to expedite
patient's care across the continuum. Coordinates interdisciplinary
care services. Interviews each new patient and/or family on
admission and formulates expected outcomes and discharge plan
assuring continuity of care. Facilitates the patient and family
toward expected outcomes. Insures appropriate use of hospital
resources by reviewing medical records of all patients admitted to
the hospital and evaluating appropriateness of admission and
- Using utilization management principles, insures that patient's
care is necessary and appropriate, covered by third party payors
and follow up is complete.
- Screen for quality eventsmanual for morbidity and
- Enters focus study for blood and blood products.
- Performs quality entry for related admissions.
- Uses case management skills insuring that patients move
efficiently along the continuum of care.
- Reviews the medical record and screens each new patient
admission to the unit discussing the expected length of stay and
anticipate post hospital nursing care needs Works cooperatively as
a member of the interdisciplinary team to insure appropriate use of
hospital resources and progression of care.
- Collaborates with the interdisciplinary team to develop, review
and revised the patient's point of care.
- Assists in obtaining vital results from diagnostic testing and
assures they are communicated to the physician.
- Investigates and attempts to resolve delays, duplication or
fragmentation of patient care service to improve efficiency and
quality of care.
- Reports these issues to the appropriate department.
- Refers to social services any case requiring consultation due
to, but not limited to, family dynamics, need for financial
assistance, housing, maternal and child concerns and community
service including home health services or placement for lesser
level of care.
- Identifies patients with suspected infections and refers to the
Infection Control Coordinator.
- Encourages outpatient testing when appropriate.Work is
typically performed in a clinical environment. Accountable for
satisfying all job specific obligations and complying with all
organization policies and procedures. The specific statements in
this profile are not intended to be all-inclusive. They represent
typical elements considered necessary to successfully perform the
- Hours: 11AM to 9:30PM
- Weekends/Holidays: rotation of weekends and holidays - will be
reviewed at interview
- Travel: None
- Union: YesThe RN Clinical Care Coordinator role allows nurses
who are looking to transition away from the bedside to continue to
use their nursing and critical thinking skills in a fast paced
environment where no two days are ever the same. It is a
challenging, yet rewarding role that gives you the opportunity to
positively affect the lives of patients and families. You will be
able to maintain a good work life balance and you will be
surrounded by a supportive interdisciplinary
Geisinger, the caring that we provide to our patients and members
also extends to you and your family. Our competitive compensation
and benefits package helps you and your loved ones stay healthy,
meet your financial goals and thrive professionally and personally.
- Benefits: Geisinger offers a comprehensive suite of healthcare
benefits, including medical, prescription drug, vision and dental
coverage. And with our healthcare benefits, you'll also receive
care from one of the top innovative healthcare systems in the
country. Our suite of benefits supports you and your family in a
variety of ways, including coverage for same-sex or opposite-sex
spouses, domestic partners and their children and
- Paid Time Off: Our generous paid-time-off packages allow you to
take the time you need to travel, rest, and care for and reconnect
with friends and family. We also offer paid military and parental
- Diversity and Inclusion: We strive to create an environment
where our patients, health plan members and employees can be their
most authentic selves. Join one of our many Employee Resource
Groups (ERGs). ERGs provide opportunities for all Geisinger
employees to build internal and external networks and further
develop professionally. ERGs are formed around common identities
but are open to all employees.
- Tuition Assistance: Up to $5,000 tuition reimbursement: -We
offer tuition reimbursement towards both undergraduate and graduate
degrees.(Part time and Full Time Positions only)
- Retirement: We contribute 5% of your salary to your retirement
plan and offer auto-enrollment to make saving convenient for
EducationGraduate from Specialty Training Program-Nursing
ExperienceMinimum of 3 years-Related work experience (Required)
Certification(s) and License(s)Basic Life Support Certification -
Default Issuing Body; Licensed Registered Nurse (Pennsylvania) -
RN_State of Pennsylvania
Our Purpose & ValuesOUR PURPOSE & VALUES: Everything we do is about
caring for our patients, our members, our students, our Geisinger
family and our communities. KINDNESS: We strive to treat everyone
as we would hope to be treated ourselves. EXCELLENCE: We treasure
colleagues who humbly strive for excellence. LEARNING: We share our
knowledge with the best and brightest to better prepare the
caregivers for tomorrow. INNOVATION: We constantly seek new and
better ways to care for our patients, our members, our community,
and the nation. SAFETY: We provide a safe environment for our
patients and members and the Geisinger family We offer healthcare
benefits for full time and part time positions from day one,
including vision, dental and domestic partners. Perhaps just as
important, from senior management on down, we encourage an
atmosphere of collaboration, cooperation and collegiality. We know
that a diverse workforce with unique experiences and backgrounds
makes our team stronger. Our patients, members and community come
from a wide variety of backgrounds, and it takes a diverse
workforce to make better health easier for all. We are proud to be
an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and all qualified
applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless to
race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity,
national origin, disability or status as a protected veteran.
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