At WellStar we all share common goals. That s what makes us so
successful and such an integral part of our communities. We want
the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for
our colleagues. As the largest not-for-profit healthcare system in
Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the
communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care
models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare
The Care Coordinator RN is a Registered Nurse, who is responsible
for coordination of care across the continuum during the patient s
acute, chronic and long-term stages of illness for a defined
patient population. Will assist and support the Social Work team
members with medical management expertise and critical thinking
based on DRGs and chronic condition management. Will assist with
complex conversations with physician that is beyond the scope of
the social worker colleague.
This includes utilization management, transitional care planning,
psychosocial and functional status assessment, patient advocacy,
education for the patient s/family, and monitoring quality
indicators to demonstrate outcomes resulting from the service
Required Minimum Education: An Associate Degree in Nursing from an
accredited school of nursing with a Georgia
RN License is required.
Required Minimum Certification: Currently licensed as a Registered
Nurse in the State of Georgia or hold a privilege
to practice in the State of Georgia under the Enhanced Nurse
Licensure Compact (eNLC).
Required Minimum Experience: A minimum of 3 years nursing
experience in the acute care setting. Excellent verbal
communication skills, ability to multitask and work in a fast-paced
environment. Minimum of 3 years nursing experience in acute care
Required Minimum Skills: Knowledge of Case Management process.
Excellent verbal and written communication
skills. Ability to effect change, perform critical analysis,
promote client/family autonomy and plan and organize
effectively for the continuum of care.
Join us for outstanding benefits and development opportunities. We
also offer state-of-the-art technology, professional support and
advancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in the
Step up to your potential. Find out more and apply today!
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