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Nurse-Patient Care Coordinator
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East Hospital
UHE Talbot Hall 5 Addict Medcn
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Position summary

Nurse-Patient Care Coordinator (Job Opening 444976) - Scope of Position University east Hospital is committed to enhancing the quality of care provided to patients. The Registered Nurse- Patient care coordinator (RN-PCC) functions as an integral member of a team of care providers on a patient care unit, who reflect a culture of cooperation, enthusiasm, and mutual respect. The team, consisting of the Medical Director, physicians on call, the RN-PCC,), the Unit Clerical Associate (UCA), and the counseling staff provides patient care and supportive services that are directed towards achievement of patient care outcomes, maximizing the patient?s involvement in his/her own plan of care, improving service levels, reducing length of hospitalization and decreasing costs. Patients and their family will experience the benefits of patient focused care through the integrated skills of all care team members. Talbot Hall, a dept of OSU Behavioral Health System provides a continuum of care to the chemically dependent client which ranges from chemical dependency assessments, individual outpatient counseling sessions up to and including inpatient, 24 hour a day care. Position Summary The RN-PCC is responsible for managing care to the patient and his/her family, and for directing and supervising the other members of the patient care team. They are responsible for assessing, prescribing, implementing, coordinating, delegating, and evaluating nursing care of patients including utilization review functions.. The RN-PCC prioritizes patient care needs and provides leadership and development of the patient care team.

Education and experience

Graduate of an accredited school of registered nursing. Current Ohio licensure or interim permit. Previous nursing experience in a relevant care setting preferred.