Location: Fort Myers, FL Department: PEDIATRIC NURSING Categories: Allied Health, Nursing Type: Full-Time Shift: 8:00 AM-4:30 PM Schedule: Days
The Home Health RN Care Coordinator is responsible for the coordination of patient care and the authority to coordinate the delivery of services provided to Home Health patients. This position functions in a collaborative partnership with the patient, physician and the entire care team in the Home Health setting. The Care Coordinator also serves in an advocacy role to ensure the delivery of quality, efficient, and cost-effective patient-centric health care services.
Education: Bachelor Degree in a health related profession, Diploma in Nursing required. BSN preferred.
Experience: Minimum of 3 years in clinical experience, HH case management experience preferred.
Training: On the job training provided, including disease specific or clinical certification education
License: Current Florida RN License
Other: Proficient computer skills, including Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and PowerPoint) required. Knowledge of adult learning principles and education methods required. Exceptional communication skills and ability to develop and maintain effective relationships with staff and care team required.
Lee Health is the leading provider of health care in Southwest Florida and has served the citizens of Lee County and surrounding communities since 1916. Lee Health consists of four acute care hospitals, two specialty hospitals and comprehensive health care services in facilities and office locations throughout Southwest Florida. With more than 1 million patient contacts each year, Lee Health is th...e fourth largest public health system in the United States and one of the largest in Florida. Lee Health is a progressive, financially sound health care provider with over 11,800 employees, 1,300 community physicians and 4,500 volunteers and auxilians.