The University of Texas Medical Branch Care Coordinator - NICU in Galveston, Texas
REQUIRED EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE:
RN with Bachelor’s degree in nursing. Four years of clinical nursing experience in an acute hospital environment. Current license or valid permit to practice professional nursing in Texas. Certification in Care Management CCM or ACM-RN obtained within 3 years.
As a key member of the interdisciplinary team, the Care Coordinator will be responsible for planning, coordinating, and safely transitioning the acute care patient to the next level of care. This role is a partner with physicians, nursing, and all ancillary services to ensure quality outcomes and coordinate the care of the patient and ensure timely utilization of services and safe and timely transition planning and implementation.
Preferred Work Experience
Care Coordinator role for the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. This role will provide Care Coordination for NICU patients and requires NICU experience and familiarity with this patient population.
Equal Employment Opportunity UTMB Health strives to provide equal opportunity employment without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information or veteran status. As a VEVRAA Federal Contractor, UTMB Health takes affirmative action to hire and advance women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job Type: Regular
Job Title: Care Coordinator - NICU
Job ID: 60209
Business Unit: HOSPT