Patient Care Coordinator (LVN/RN)

Fort Worth, TX
Dec 08, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


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Patient Care Coordinator (LVN/RN)

UNTH Administration - 335001

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Department Overview
The Patient Care Coordinator develops and directs mechanisms to identify patients with gaps in care or ongoing care needs, and coordinates efforts to provide those services to the identified patient population. Patient needs may be identified through EMR reports, payer reports, or other data sources, and are primarily focused on preventative care and standards of care established by the payers.

Position Details
The UNTH Administration Department at the University of North Texas Health Science Center is seeking to hire a Patient Care Coordinator to join our team. Responsibilities of the position include but are not limited to:

* Generates reports and data from a variety of sources, including the practice EMR and payer websites, and analyzes the data to identify which patients have gaps in service or care.
* Designs and implements mechanisms to fulfill gaps in service, which may include letters, phone calls, social media communications, or other communication strategies.
* Work with clinic personnel and care givers to assure that care provided is appropriately documented.
* Assist with the generation of reports and information to the payers using formats and mechanisms required by each payer.
* Establishes and maintains relationships with payers related to patient care standards and reports.
* Tracks opportunities for additional revenue related to payer standards, and assures that patient care activities maximize those opportunities.

The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices.

Required Qualifications
The successful candidate will possess the following required qualifications:

Bachelor's degree and three (3) year related experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Valid Texas nursing license

Special Instructions to Applicants
Applicants must submit a resume and a cover letter with their online application.

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Patient Care Coordinator

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