Valley View Medical Center Clinical Informative Coord in Ennis, Texas

Required SkillsRequires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.Three years of acute care hospital experience with a good understanding of clinical and work flow processes.Possess a working knowledge of personal computers, Microsoft Windows and Microsoft Word (Word, Excel, and Power Point) Provides planning, organization, preparation, coordination, standardization and education for all clinical and nursing documentation applications.Works with clinical departments to ensure that clinical applications support quality care and regulatory compliance.Serves as a liaison between the Clinical Departments and IT, to ensure clear and effective bi-direction communication related to user needs and system capabilities.Coordinates the implementation of clinical applications in a manner that optimizes productivity, ensures patient confidentiality and system security.• Utilizes the nursing process in determining the specialty needs of vulnerable populations for successful outpatient management of their clinical conditions when appropriate; works with the multidisciplinary team and patient to develop, implement and monitor a comprehensive plan of care to prevent, mitigate and /or manage varied healthcare conditions. • Navigates identified patients to primary and preventive care by assisting patients to obtain a primary care physician and/or enrollment in a chronic disease management clinic to more effectively manage their clinical needs on an ongoing basis; connects patients to necessary community resources and facilitates arrangements for obtaining those services. • Intervenes as necessary to provide patient education, assists in patient centered coordination of care and monitors identified patients post discharge to assist in overcoming barriers and encourage compliance with follow-up plans. • Provides consultation to professional colleagues, patients and families regarding clinical and operational issues as indicated; contributes to staff education. • Documents assessments and interventions in the patient's medical records; encourages patient to be proactive in care rather than reactive; communicates findings and actions to members of the care team as indicated. • Monitors patient treatment plans enrolled in navigation program for compliance to national guidelines and best practices; works closely with community providers and resources. • Develops and utilizes systems and data management tools to facilitate the identification of patients for navigation, collection and analysis of data including key elements related to utilization of ED, primary or specialty care management in the community, inpatient admissions/readmissions and other services provided in the community; tracks outcomes and makes recommendations for process improvement; conducts quality improvement initiatives using methods such as PDSA, rapid cycle improvement initiatives, lean methodology, etc.; disseminates findings lessons learned and best practices to varied stakeholders; engages community resources in review of findings as indicated.

Licenses: Current Texas RN or LVN license

Job: *Nursing

Organization: *Ennis Regional Medical Center

Title: Clinical Informative Coord

Location: Texas-Ennis

Requisition ID: INT-7426-847