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RN Care Coordinator

Company: Children's Hospital (Omaha)
Location: Omaha
Posted on: June 25, 2019

Job Description:

Just like the children we serve, Children's is growing quickly and hiring a RN Care Coordinator for the Cardiology department. Serve the adult congenital heart disease patient population at both Children's and Nebraska Medicine. Act in an expanded health care role to collaborate with the Adult Congenital Heart Disease practice team, specialists, members of community health care teams, and patients/families to ensure the delivery of quality, cost-effective health care services. Assess, plan, implement, coordinate, monitor and evaluate all options and services to optimize patient health. Integrate evidence-based clinical guidelines, preventive guidelines, and protocols in the development of individualized care plans that are patient-centered, promoting quality and efficiency. In partnership with the primary care or specialty clinic team, lead care coordination within the team through process improvement, workflow redesign, providing assistance with training, and delegating to other members of the team.

Essential Functions/Competencies
% of Time 10%

Teaches the patient/family about all aspects of congenital heart disease such as anatomy/physiology, medications, blood work, activities, and follow-up.

  • Obtains cardiac catheterization permits when necessary after teaching the patient/family about the procedure and related complications.

  • Monitors outpatient lab work and reports findings to cardiologist as needed.

  • Authorizes prescription refills under cardiologist supervision.

  • Provides outpatient cardiology clinic coverage as needed.


    Develops individualized patient/family education plans. Instructs and counsels patient/family regarding acute/chronic illnesses, the use of prescribed treatments and medications, care coordination, and psychosocial needs.

    • Responsible for developing a comprehensive, individualized plan of care and targeted interventions.

    • Implements clinical interventions and protocols based on risk stratification and evidence-based clinical guidelines.

    • Continually monitors patient/family response to plan of care and revises the care plan as indicated.


      Collaborates with Providers, patients, families, and members of health care teams across a continuum of care settings and the community.

      • Fosters a team approach and includes patient/family as active members of the team.
      • Takes the lead in ensuring the continuity of care which extends beyond the clinic boundaries.

      • Serves as liaison to acute care hospitals, specialists, post-acute care services and community agencies.

      • Provides follow-up with patient/family when patient transitions from one setting to another.
      • Completes timely post-hospital follow-up activities including medication reconciliation, Provider or Specialist follow-up appointments, review of discharge instructions, condition specific education, coordination of care, and assists in problem solving barriers.


        Maintains comprehensive medical record documentation on the appropriate information systems and databases using required documentation and billing guidelines.

        • Utilize EHR activities to manage preventative care for patients.
        • Assist in the development of adequate workflows to ensure patient care needs are met.
        • Proactively reach out to patients most in need of care by utilizing EHR reporting tools.
        • Manage the care of high risk patients using EHR patient outreach tools, which may include but not limited to: managing health maintenance, creating and tracking patient goals and completing appropriate patient assessments via telephone.


          Works with clinic and leadership to continuously evaluate process, identify problems, and propose/develop process improvement strategies to enhance care management and the Patient Centered Medical Home delivery of care model. 5%

          Participates in teaching/coaching clinic staff in the management of patient conditions. Assesses staff educational needs and develops educational programs. Promotes opportunities and activities. Regular attendance at work is an essential function of the job. Perform physical requirements as described in the Physical Requirements section SECONDARY FUNCTIONS/COMPETENCIES 5%

          • Performs other duties as assigned



            • Demonstrated written and verbal communication skills
            • Ability to apply the nursing process to acute patient care to achieve outcomes
            • Current knowledge of the healthcare environment, including community resources and financial systems
            • Working knowledge of basic computer programs such as word, excel. Knowledge of smart phone use


              • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in Nursing required
              • Experience with adult or pediatric cardiovascular patients preferred
              • Minimum five years in nursing required, preferably in a pediatric setting


                • Current and valid Nebraska RN license/RN Compact license required
                • Certification in Basic Life Support required to work
                • Current and valid Case Management certification required or obtained within 3 years

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