At WellStar, we all share common goals. That's what makes us so successful and such an integral part of our communities.
We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the most integrated healthcare provider in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare.
The Care Coordinator is responsible for coordination of care across the continuum during the patient's acute, chronic and long-term stages of illness for a defined patient population. This includes utilization
management, transitional care planning, psychosocial and functional status assessment, patient advocacy, education for the patient/family, and monitoring quality indicators to demonstrate outcomes resulting from the service provided. Collaborates with all team members to provide a comprehensive assessment of the patient's plan of care, goal/outcome attainment and continued care needs.
Required Minimum Education: RN with a Georgia License, Graduate of an accredited/approved school of nursing:
Baccalaureate degree in nursing (BSN) from an accredited school of nursing preferred, or MSW from an Accredited School of Social Work Licensure: RN with a Georgia License or LMSW,
Required Minimum Experience: Three to Five years Clinical Practice/Experience is preferred.
Required Minimum Skills:
Knowledge of Case Management process.
Excellent organizational and professional communication skills. Knowledgeable in utilizing screening criteria in review of clinical data with respect to patients/clients needs for health care. Ability to effect change performs critical analysis, promote client/family autonomy and plan and organize effectively for the continuum of care.
Wellstar Health System, Inc.