Responsible for managing, coordinating and integrating all Care Coordination services for patents. Provides Care Coordination services to patients based on person-centered acuity and leads and coordinates patient care coordination interdisciplinary team in a clinic setting. Contributes to a cooperative and accountable working relationship with other members of the Care Coordination system staff toward the goal of providing continuous services. Promotes optimal person-centered care that supports and empowers individuals, respects individual choices and meets health care needs of patients. May work in traditional clinic setting, hospital and/or in a training environment (residency program).
EDUCATION: Graduate of an accredited registered nursing program, required. BSN, preferred.
CERTIFICATION/LICENSES: Current New Mexico Nursing License, Breast Patient Navigator Certification (NCBC), preferred.
SKILLS: Considerable knowledge of health care facilities, policies and issues, and of the full spectrum of community patient care services. Considerable knowledge of health care and social management principles, practices and procedures .Ability to coordinate various functions and activities for maximum cooperation and integration of services providers and persons receiving care within a clinic for continuum of care services. Ability to direct, instruct and advise staff, and to receive and effectively react to day-to-day problems. Ability to utilize strong communication skills, both written and oral, and effectively demonstrate an interactive style of care coordination. Ability to understand and implement sensitivity and culture of care measures appropriate to a diverse population. Ability to understand and implement sensitivity and culture of care measures appropriate to a diverse population. Ability to work with various levels of the organization including clinical, financial, administrative and medical staff.
EXPERIENCE: Minimum of five years of experience in a health care setting and related experience with interdisciplinary teams, performance improvement, care coordination and population health.
NATURE OF SUPERVISION: System Director of Care Coordinator, CSVMG
-Bloodborne pathogen: Multiple settings and variable unpredictable situations including inpatient, home, specialty and primary care settings
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Ability to move around settings of care. Requires close work, good vision, dexterity to write as well as to use computer keyboard. Ability to handle stressful situations.
Our Mission: WHY WE EXIST. To extend the healing ministry of Jesus Christ. Our Core Values: WHAT WE BELIEVE IN.DIGNITY Respect for the worth of every person, recognition and commitment to the value of diverse individuals and perspectives, and special concern for the poor and underserved. INTEGRITY Honesty, justice, and consistency in all relationships. EXCELLENCE High standards of service and performance. COMPASSION Service in a spirit of empathy, love, and concern. STEWARDSHIP Wise and just use of talents and resources in a collaborative manner.Our Vision: WHAT WE ARE STRIVING TO DO. CHRISTUS HEALTH, a Catholic health ministry, will be a leader, a partner and an advocate in the creation of innovative health and wellness solutions that improve the lives of individuals and communities so that all may experience God's healing presence and love. Our Name and Symbol:WHO WE ARE. CHRISTUS is Latin for "Christ," and proclaims publicly the core of our mission. OUR NAME choice also recognizes the heritage of our two congregational sponsors, the Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word in Houston and San Antonio. Jesus Christ is the Incarnate Word, the Word of God made flesh. It is, theref...ore, only fitting that it is in another form of His name that our health ministries are called together. OUR SYMBOL Reflects the healing ministry of Jesus Christ - a combination of a medical cross and a religious cross. The flowing banner on the cross is a common symbol of the risen Christ, while the royal purple signifies Christ. The flowing banner also conveys a sense of motion as we move forward into a new era of service to our communities.