Providence Health & Services RN Patient Services Coordinator Forest View in Anchorage, Alaska
Providence is calling a Registered Nurse Patient Services Coordinator to Providence Forest View in Anchorage, AK.
The Patient Services Coordinator will supervise, direct, and provide services to short-term postoperative patients to maintain the greatest level of functioning, independence, and recovery. They will also be a resource person for Patient Guides (C.N.A.'s) and assist them with their duties as needed.
In this position you will:
Perform care coordination/case management tasks for patients as needed (coordinating with MD's, families, home health etc.)
Assist and discuss with patients any areas of concern and assists patients with medications and treatments as stated in the service plan.
Work with a team approach to complete daily operational needs and provide leadership to ensure work processes are within standards.
Promote and routinely offer comfort and pain management measures.
Coordinate staffing to meet patient needs on a day-to-day basis.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Graduate of an accredited approved School of Nursing.
Licensed as a Registered Nurse in the State of Alaska.
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) at time of hire.
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS).
Strong assessment skills.
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Prior experience in orthopedics.
Prior experience with Electronic Medical Records (EMR.)
About Forest View
Forest View is a short stay, supportive care facility. License by the State of Alaska as an Assisted Living Home, Forest View is located in Building S of the Providence Health Park on Piper Street. Forest View will provide a supportive, residential environment for clients requiring a variety of home health services for a short period of time. These clients will transition to their own homes, and may continue in-home therapies, prior to transferring to outpatient care. At Forest View, Patient Guides work in coordination with Registered nurses to offer comfort, monitor pain levels, perform vital signs and care for patients, as needed, following the patients plan of care and completes tasks as assigned.
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Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 76,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 475 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Long Term/Transitional Care Nursing
Req ID: 141195