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Patient Care Coordinator

Are you an experienced and dedicated Patient Care Coordinator seeking a professional home to practice your skills? Advance your career and job satisfaction by joining a rapidly growing company through this available position.

Duties and Responsibilities

Patient Care Coordinators are instrumental in helping patients receive great care with the attention and follow-up they need for optimal healthcare experiences. This requires a flexible attitude, quick thinking and a caring disposition. Duties may vary from day-to-day and week-to-week, but can involve the following tasks and responsibilities:

  • Manage patient care
  • Patient screening
  • Scheduling
  • Manage patient placement
  • Communicate with nurses and physicians
  • Meet with patients and family members to inform and educate
  • Handle inbound calls and answer patient questions
  • Connect with new patients via phone and email
  • Coordinate with insurance carriers
  • Process pharmacy orders and respond to inquiries and issues regarding said orders
  • Review medication inventory
  • Communicate with patients to determine and confirm their supply needs
  • Arrange and coordinate provision of special equipment or therapy for at-home care
  • Work with Human Resources
  • Maintain files
  • Patient case management tasks
  • Provide referrals for continuing care
  • Locate and provide community resources to patients and their family members
  • Assist the care team with goal setting
  • May need to offer assistance in locating funding options to patients for procedures/treatment
  • Help with data collection
  • Maintain patient confidentiality
  • Related duties as needed

Experience and Education Required

  • Associate’s Degree in healthcare administration or related area of study required, Bachelor’s Degree preferred
  • Strong communication skills
  • Compassionate nature
  • Above average critical thinking skills
  • One year or more working in a healthcare environment
  • Experience with basic computer programs, such as MS Office
  • Customer service experience in a medical setting, preferred
  • Candidates with knowledge of / familiarity with outpatient therapy services, specialty pharmacies and medical supply companies desired
  • Registered Nurses meet educational qualifications

Advantages of this Opportunity

  • Competitive salary based on experience and education
  • Team spirit and a positive work environment
  • Benefits offered

Interested in being Considered for this Patient Care Coordinator Position?

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