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Patient Care Coordinator

Company: Goldberg Hospice Care
Location: Upland
Posted on: January 8, 2022

Job Description:

Hospice Patient Care Coordinator LVN The Patient Care Coordinator is responsible for ensuring that patient care is coordinated and managed appropriately. The Patient Care Coordinator is responsible for ensuring that care and services are delivered appropriately and for the supervision of clinical personnel. JOB DESCRIPTION 1. Receives case referrals. Reviews available patient information related to case, including home visits, to determine hospice/home care needs. Assigns appropriate hospice personnel to case as needed. Conferences with MEDICAL DIRECTOR regarding any questions about an individual's eligibility for services. 2. Reviews and evaluates each case through a variety of means such as home visits, conferences, record review and the services provided by clinicians; discusses and verifies impressions, instructs and guides clinicians to promote more effective performance and delivery of quality home care services; and is available at all times during operating hours to assist clinicians as appropriate. 3. Reviews patient's medical diagnosis, prognosis, medications, procedures and clinical course. 4. Assists clinicians in establishing immediate and long-term therapeutic goals, in setting priorities, and in developing plan of care. 5. Attends case conference meetings with hospice personnel to facilitate coordination of care and discussion of interdisciplinary group involvement. 6. Conducts quarterly record reviews and communicates findings and recommendations to Clinical Director/Director of Patient Care Services and hospice personnel. 7. Assists in the screening and interviewing process of new employees and makes recommendations for employment of individuals. Assists in the orientation of new employees. 8. Assists Clinical Director/Director of Patient Care Services and other supervisory hospice personnel in the planning, implementation and evaluation of inservice and continuing education programs. Assists in the formulating, revising, implementing, and evaluating organization policies, procedures, goals and objectives, both short and long range. 9. Complies with accepted professional standards and principles. 10. Assesses health needs of community and assists in the development of plan(s)/ program(s) to meet needs. Participates in public relation and community activities that promote the organization's role as an effective member of the hospice and health care delivery system. Promotes customer service orientation to all hospice personnel. 11. Participates actively in quality assessment performance improvement program. 12. Performs other duties and activities as delegated by the Clinical Director/Director of Patient Care Services. THIS IS A SALARY POSITION Job Type: Full-time Pay: From $28.00 per hour Benefits: 401(k) 401(k) matching Dental insurance Health insurance Life insurance Vision insurance Medical Specialty: Hospice & Palliative Medicine Schedule: 8 hour shift Monday to Friday On call Rotating weekends Application Question(s): ARE YOU COVID VACCINATED? Experience: HOSPICE: 1 year (Required) License/Certification: LVN (Required) BLS Certification (Required) Work Location: One location Work Remotely: No Work Location: One location

Keywords: Goldberg Hospice Care, Upland , Patient Care Coordinator, Other , Upland, California

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