Licensed Practice Nurse - Care Coordinator - Days

York, PA | Nursing | Tracking Code: 74855

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Full Time (80 Hours Biweekly)

Day Shift


General Summary


Under general supervision, of the Program Director of Bariatric Surgery/ Medical Weight Management, coordinates all aspects of treatment, evaluation, support services and education for patients.  Coordinates clinical documentation from referring and treating physicians for each patient.


Duties and Responsibilities


  1  Successfully navigates patients through the Bariatric Surgery program.

  2  Serves as a consistent contact for patient/family throughout the process of moving through the Bariatric Surgery Program.

  3  Provides individualized information, support, and education.

  4  Coordinates appointments for consultations and physician visits, tracks the patients through the Bariatric Program and all Insurance requirements.

  5  Notifies primary care and specialty care providers with any changes in treatment protocol.

  6  Reinforces pre- and post-procedure instructions and provides further education as appropriate.

  7  Maintains two-way communication with the Bariatric Surgery Office staff and Surgeons. in order to improve the process of coordinating care for patients.

  8  Reports outcome of nursing/patient care/coordination activities to Service Line leadership.

  9  Serves as a resource to support groups and other activities.

10  Protects patient confidentiality by promoting professional staff communications.






  Minimum Education      Post High School Vocational/Specialized Training


  Minimum Experience     2- 4 years nursing experience


  Req Cert/Registration    Current LPN license in PA; BLS certification


  Working Conditions       Occasional exposure to unpleasant patient or unit elements

                                  Subject to varying and unpredictable situations

                                  Subject to many interruptions

                                  Travel required

                                  Occasional pressure due to multiple calls and inquiries

                                  Occasionally exposed to the risk of bloodborne diseases

                                  May be subject to irregular hours

  Skills: Proven outstanding interpersonal skills; demonstrated ability to function as a team player


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Employment Benefits

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  • 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

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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)