Providence Health & Services RN Patient Care Coordinator - Neurology Clinic in Portland, Oregon
Providence is calling a RN - Patient Care Coordinator (1.0 FTE Days) to Neurological Specialties located at Providence St. Vincent Medical Office Building East Pavillion in Portland, OR.
In this position, you will:
Coordinate the care of the patient through assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of appropriate services and resources to maximize optimum outcomes.
Work collaboratively with the multiple disciplines, both internal and external to the organization, in effecting quality and cost-effective management of the patient’s care along the continuum of chronic neurologic disease.
Function as a Clinic Nurse-Registered Nurse who will be responsible for facilitating the patient care flow in the clinic while providing direct patient care for an assigned provider(s).
Facilitate the workflow in the area by conducting appropriate triage of labs and diagnostic data.
Contribute expertise in the areas of patient scheduling, telephone advice and pharmacy needs. Assist with maintaining compliance to professional nursing standards and regulatory requirements.
Support physicians in delivering quality health care to patients taking into account the patients’ individual physical or age-related needs.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree from an accredited Registered Nurse (RN) School of Nursing
Current Oregon RN license
Current cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) certification
3 years of healthcare experience in outpatient, acute care, case management, or long term care
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Knowledge of referral/community agencies to assist in case management needs of our neurology subspecialty group
Background in home health or case management
About Providence in Oregon
As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.
The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,
"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."
Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.
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As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. 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: Clinic/Ambulatory Care Nursing
Req ID: 217489