Inpatient RN Care Coordinator I - Care Transitions
Penn State Health
Location: Hershey, Pennsylvania
Internal Number: 5192
Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Location: US:PA:Hershey Work Type: Full Time FTE: 1.00 Shift: Day Hours: 8:00a - 4:30p
SUMMARY OF POSITION:
Functions as part of an interdisciplinary team to maintain continuity of patient care for identified patient populations from admission to discharge, utilizes appropriate criteria for inpatient care and plans timely discharges. Responsible for coordinating patient's clinical plan of care guided by Patients/Families, Physician Providers, and other members of the inpatient team while adhering to guidelines and contracts from regulatory bodies and insurers.
Bachelor's degree in Nursing
Three (3) years of related experience required.
Five (5) years of direct care nursing experience required.
Active license to practice as an RN in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania required.
Previous experience in case management, care coordination, outcomes management or discharge planning preferred.
Certification in case management from a nationally recognized organization preferred.
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