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HOME HEALTH RN CARE COORDINATOR

Location: Fort Myers, FL
Department: PEDIATRIC NURSING
Categories: Allied Health, Nursing
Type: Full-Time
Shift: 8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Schedule: Days

Description:

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.

Requirements:

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.


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 - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Bend - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Climb - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Kneel - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Crouch - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Twist - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Maintain Balance - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Reach - Continually ( i.e. Daily)

Sensory Requirements (has ability for…)
Far Vision - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Near Vision - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Color Vision - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Depth Perception - 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 - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly)
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 - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Work in areas that are close and crowded - Continually ( i.e. Daily)

Hand Manipulation (ability with…)
Simple Grasping - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Firm Grasping - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Fine Manipulation - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Use of Keyboards - Continually ( i.e. Daily)

Required Lifting (ability to lift…)
Up to 10 lbs - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
11 to 24 lbs - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
25 to 34 lbs - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
35 to 50 lbs - Continually ( i.e. Daily)

Pushing/Pulling (ability to push and pull…)
Up to 10 lbs - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
11 to 24 lbs - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
25 to 34 lbs - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
35 to 50 lbs - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
51 to 75 lbs - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
76 to 100 lbs - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Over 100 lbs - Continually ( i.e. Daily)

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 - Continually ( i.e. Daily)