The Transitional Care Coordinator collaborates with all members of a patient's care team, including the family and support systems, to enhance the patient experience and ready the patient for discharge. The TCC develops and modifies a patient's post-acute care plan, identifies any barriers for follow up care, brings in specialty in hospital consultations as needed, nutrition, social work, therapy, etc., and facilitates the provider hand off to the next level of care.
This position works Monday - Friday with rotating weekends & holidays, day shift hours & will support Adult Medical/Surgical units.
2-5 years of acute care experience required, prior med/surg experience strongly preferred
2yrs experience in case management/discharge planning in an acute care setting preferred
Sound clinical knowledge base required
Experience and knowledge of utilization management, post-acute transitions and home health preferred
Knowledge of Medicare, Medicaid and commercial payer regulations, preferred
Graduate of an accredited nursing program required, BSN preferred
Current RN licensure in the State oh Ohio required
CM certification preferred
Equal Opportunity Employer – minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity