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Ambulatory RN Care Coordinator - Family Medicine

Location: Fort Myers, FL
Department: LPG GRADUATE MEDICAL EDUCATION PROGRAM
Categories: Clinical Support, Nursing
Type: Full-Time
Shift: 8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Schedule: Days

Description:

The Family Medical Residency Program is seeking a full time RN Care Coordinator for their practice located in Fort Myers, FL.

Come work along side staff Physicians, ARNP's and Residents in this fast paced family practice. Our patients need you!

The Ambulatory RN Care Coordinator utilizes a collaborative process of assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation to engage, educate, promote and maintain optimal health status of assigned patients. This position functions in a collaborative partnership with the patient, physician and the care team in the office setting. This position serves in an advocacy role to ensure the delivery of quality, efficient, and cost-effective patient-centric health care services. The Ambulatory RN Care Coordinator’s case load consists of moderate to high risk patients.

Requirements:

Education: Associates Degree or Diploma in Nursing required. BSN preferred. Experience: Minimum of 3 years in clinical setting with emphasis on patient education and chronic disease management; home health, skilled nursing, medical surgical nursing required. Care coordination experience preferred. Training: On the job training including, completion of defined course curriculum in CE direct 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.

External and internal applicants, as well as position incumbents who become disabled, must be able to perform the essential job specific functions (listed within each job specific responsibility) either unaided or with the assistance of a reasonable accommodation to be determined by the organization on a case by case basis. If the requirement is not marked, then it is considered not applicable. General Requirements (has the ability to…) Sit - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Stand - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Walk - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Drive - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Climb - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Kneel - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Crouch - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Twist - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Maintain Balance - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Reach - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Sensory Requirements (has ability for…) Far Vision - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Near Vision - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Seeing Fine Details - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Hearing Norm Speech - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Hearing Overhead Pages - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Telephone use - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Mental & Emotional Requirements (ability to…) Cope with high level of stress - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Make decisions under high pressure - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Cope with anger/fear/hostility of others in a calm way - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Manage altercations - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Concentrate - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Handle a high degree of flexibility - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Handle multiple priorities in stressful situation - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Work alone - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Demonstrate high degree of patience - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Adapt to shift work - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Work in areas that are close and crowded - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Hand Manipulation (ability with…) Simple Grasping - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Firm Grasping - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Fine Manipulation - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Use of Keyboards - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Required Lifting (ability to lift…) Up to 10 lbs - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Pushing/Pulling (ability to push and pull…) Up to 10 lbs - Continually ( i.e. Daily) 11 to 24 lbs - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Environmental (may be exposed to…) Infectious Diseases - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Chemical Agents - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Dust, Fumes, Gases Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Extremes in Temperature or Humidity - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Hazardous or Moving Equipment - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Unprotected Heights - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Loud Noises - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly)