Mayo Clinic RN Care Coordinator - Inpatient Transplant in Jacksonville, Florida
Why Mayo Clinic
The inpatient RN care coordinator plays a vital role to help facilitate transplant discharges from the hospital to include:
-Attend rounds, summarize and transcribe events
- Meet with families to determine caregiver, pharmacy, and perform teaching for discharge
-Order and secure medications from multiple pharmacies; as well as complete prior authorizations as needed
-Must possess excellent organizational skills, work with limited time to teach and discharge patient populations
-Must be self-motivated and able to anticipate the needs of multiple teams and organ systems; their specific patient populations; to ensure timely discharge. Follow the status of patient progress beyond the information which is supplied by the providers during conversations.
-Must be able to prioritize and work effectively as a team member, must possess flexibility regarding patient assignments and capacity to assist the team, and capable of independent work as well as coordination and cooperation in the team environment.
-Complete required data forms for UNOS, provide pharmacies with necessary documentation.
-Perform on-call duties after hours for transfer of in-coming patients
The Registered Nurse (RN) Care Coordinator works within an interdisciplinary team to coordinate care for a defined population of patients. The goals of care include supporting improvement in health outcomes, empowerment of patients and families to engage in health seeking behaviors and disease prevention, and supporting self-management of chronic conditions. Care is provided in a holistic, patient-centered approach across settings spanning the continuum of care, with an emphasis on assisting patients to seek an appropriate level of service when needed and reducing the overall cost of care The RN Care Coordinator will function within the Mayo Clinic Nursing Professional Practice Model, which includes accountability for planning, implementing, evaluating and communicating all phases of nursing care for an assigned population of patients. The ANA Nursing: Scope and Standards of Practice provide a basis for the practice of the RN. The American Academy of Ambulatory Care Nursing Scope and Standards of Practice for Registered Nurses in Care Coordination and Transition Management (2016) are reflected.
Graduate of a baccalaureate Accreditation Commission of Education in Nursing (ACEN) or Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) accredited nursing program with three to five years of experience.
Population specific experience preferred. Knowledge of population characteristics and desired outcomes. Excellent communication skills (verbal and written). Experience working in a team environment. Computer skills (e.g. PowerPoint, Excel, Word) required, prior experience with electronic medical record systems preferred. Ability to work flexible hours, which may include days, evenings, and weekends. Ability to adapt to unpredictable situations within the work setting. Demonstrated leadership, effective communicator, and excellent critical thinking skills. Demonstrated ability to use data for trend analysis and decision making.
License or certification
Current RN license by applicable state requirements.
Arizona and Florida: Maintains Basic Life Support (BLS) competency.
Midwest: Maintains current Basic Life Support for Health Care Providers from one of the following programs: American Heart Association or American Red Cross.
Additional specialty certification/training specific to care coordination as required by the work area.
At Mayo Clinic in Florida, RN Care Coordinators in Transplant are required to obtain the Certified Clinical Transplant Coordinator (CCTC) certification within two years of hire if it is not already obtained.
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum salary every 2 weeks is approximately $2,469.60 based on a full-time position.
Jacksonville is the largest city in area in the continental United States. A beautiful coastal Florida city that features excellent year-round climate, over 20 miles of beaches and outstanding outdoor recreational, cultural and family-oriented amenities. The “River City by the Sea” has an excellent school system, reasonable cost of living and a thriving business environment. Medical professionals and patients are drawn to Jacksonville by an extraordinary network of high-profile healthcare facilities. Jacksonville continues to grow as more people relocate from all over the U.S. and abroad, to see what the great River City has to offer!
Nursing, Other Patient Care, Surgical Services
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