Continuum of Care Coordinator
Full Time, Day Position
The Continuum of Care Coordinator (CCC) is responsible for improving the patient’s level of wellness, reducing unnecessary re admissions and ensuring appropriate utilization of in-network healthcare resources. This is achieved by monitoring the ACO Care Continuum for patients discharged from CHS Hospitals; which includes discussing utilization patterns of Participating and Non-participating resources, including physicians, hospitals and post-acute care providers.
The CCC will collaborate with Hospital Leadership and Case Managers to review data trends in resource utilization. The CCC will seek to provide assistance to patients who express concerns or additional care needs. The CCC will also seek to understand re admission drivers and opportunities to reduce 30-day re admission penalties.
Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively in person and via telephone with patients, families/caregivers, physicians, physician office staff, and Post-Acute providers using appropriate dialogue and customer service competencies. Can aggregate and evaluate patient level data.
Bachelors in Nursing, and Arizona RN License or Master in Social Work required.
Northwest Medical Center is comprised of a 300-bed hospital, four urgent care facilities, a freestanding emergency center and a large physician group, offering you a variety of settings in which to work. Every location is dedicated to providing safe, quality patient care, but more than that is the commitment to employees. It strives to provide a culture of teamwork, respect and appreciation for all staff, whether they care for patients directly or work in a support role. With employee appreciation celebrations throughout the year, opportunities for growth and the satisfaction that you are part of a hospital leading the way with accessible, convenient healthcare in Tucson, Northwest is a great place to work. NMC is accredited by The Joint Commission and is an equal opportunity employer: race, gender, disability and Veteran status, and VEVRAA Federal Contractor – priority referral Protected Veterans requested.