Care Coordinator - Cardiology and Vascular York

York, PA | Physician Practices | Tracking Code: 59838

Position Summary:

Schedule / Location:

Full Time Days

Apple Hill Medical Center

General Summary:

Coordinates patient care in the outpatient setting to encompass a thorough continuum of quality cardiovascular care.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Introduces patient to the Health System.
  2. Serves as a liaison between the patients, families and healthcare team throughout the process of diagnosis and treatment.
  3. Compiles patient’s current health record information, with investigation into current relevant test results, medications, Lab results, and health history. Preps charts prior to office visit, and shares with cardiologist to ensure best plan of care for patient.
  4. Assists physician with pt office visits, navigating EMR, orders and functioning as a physician/ patient advocate during the visit.
  5. Works to assist patients in coordination of the plan of care, including proper preparation of pts for tests and procedures, as well as follow up care.
  6. Possibility of Assisting with lipid clinic.
  7. Ensures the timely delivery of quality services for patients, including proper prior authorization of tests/procedures and medications.
  8. Establishes, monitors, and revises educational materials for patient teaching. Provides individualized educational materials to patients and families for medications, diagnosis, tests/procedures and prevention strategies.
  9. May be responsible for PI and other metrics to determine effectiveness, quality and safety of the patient’s experience, as well as possible participation in quality programs.
  10. Thorough knowledge of evidence based / best practice.
  11. Triaging of pt phone calls, and patient communication of test results.
  12. Assists providers with in-basket message clarifications.
  13. Assists with medication refills, and medication prior authorizations.
  14. Protects patient confidentiality by promoting professional staff communications.
Required Skills

Minimum Education:  Bachelor's Degree

Required Certification:  Current RN license in PA

Required Experience

Preferred Experience:  Preventative cardiovascular care

Required Experience:  3-5 years acute cardiovascular care experience

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Why WellSpan Health?

WellSpan Health is an integrated health system that serves the communities of central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland. The organization comprises a multispecialty medical group of more than 1,600 physicians and advanced practice providers, a regional behavioral health organization, a home care organization, eight respected hospitals, more than 20,000 employees and 200 patient care locations. WellSpan is a charitable, mission-driven organization committed to exceptional care for all, lifelong wellness and healthy communities. We are committed to transforming the health of the communities we serve and to educating the next generation of clinicians, staff and leaders.

Employment Benefits

  • Sign-on incentives for new employees (click here for details)
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Life and accidental death insurance
  • Supplemental life insurance
  • Retirement savings plan
  • Paid time off (PTO)
  • PTO bridging
  • Short-term disability
  • Educational assistance
  • Forgivable loan
  • Flexible spending
  • Credit union
  • Employee recreational activities
  • Childcare
  • Complimentary medicine discounts

Diversity & Inclusion

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WellSpan Health believes that diversity includes all the human characteristics that make each of us similar as well as different. We strive to make every person feel welcomed, respected and valued, while creating a safe and inclusive environment where we all have the individual freedom to express our uniqueness in a respectful manner.

WellSpan Health is an equal opportunity employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to sex, race, age, disability, religion, national origin, color or any other protected class. WellSpan Health does, however, have a tobacco-free/nicotine-free hiring policy.

Quality of Life

Founded in 1741, the city of York is considered by many as the first capital of the United States. The Articles of Confederation were signed by the Second Continental Congress here in 1777. Its beautifully restored historic district is an architectural treasure. While York retains its farming and manufacturing heritage, at its heart York is a thriving cultural community that has attracted creative talent and innovative entrepreneurial investors from across the nation.

Life in York County offers affordable housing, options for higher education, a thriving arts and cultural community, historical attractions, parks and recreational resources, semi-professional baseball team, fine dining and more — within an easy drive of major East Coast cities.

York County residents can find local employment in healthcare, manufacturing, technology, agricultural and service sectors. (Patient population: 445,000)