Advanced Wound Care Coordinator

  • Requisition ID: 179332
  • Department: 200305 OP Wound Care
  • Schedule: Full Time - Eligible for Benefits
  • Shift: Day
  • Category: Professionals

Position Purpose

The Lead RN is responsible for assisting Providers by providing patients for medical exam, assisting providers with authorization, DME request, direct patient care, assessment, and telephone triage. In partnership with the clinical supervisor, ensures implementation and success of goals. The Lead RN will collaborate with physicians/APPs and other team members to assess, plan, implement, delegate, and evaluate an individualized plan of care that promotes health or creating an environment that allows team members to be present with patients and families.

 

 

 

Nature and Scope

This is a clinically focused position that allows for the enhancement of evidenced based practice and continuity of patient care throughout the healthcare continuum. The Lead RN assists the supervisor, physicians, APP’s, and nurses, to optimize patient outcomes.

• Serves as a collaborator to provide appropriate wound service coverage in the center.

• Makes daily clinical assignments based on number of staff and needs of the practice.

• Assists clinical leadership in monitoring clinic flow to improve efficiencies and productivity.

• Collaborates with the clinical leaders and other regional leaders to drive consistency and standardization of best practices.

• Develops and maintains effective working relationship with physicians and all wound center staff.

• Monitor inventory and ensure appropriate storage of clinical supplies, equipment, and medication.

• Be mindful of revenue cycle components including scheduling, registration, clinical coverage/treatment, documentation, billing, collections, and denials.

• Assist provides with paperwork, DME and authorizations as needed.

• Assist leadership to perform auditing to ensure documentation supports reimbursement.

 

This position does provide patient care.

 

 

Disclaimer

The foregoing description is not intended and should not be construed to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills and efforts or work conditions associated with the job. It is intended to be an accurate reflection of the general nature and level of the job.

 

 

 

Minimum Qualifications
Requirements - Required and/or Preferred

Name

Description

Education:

Must have knowledge of the English language, including reading, writing, and speaking English. Appropriate education to obtain and maintain Registered Nursing License in the State of Nevada.

Experience:

One year of general surgical nursing experience, prior wound / ostomy care and/or minimum of two years clinical nursing experience.

License(s):

Ability to obtain and maintain State of Nevada Registered Nurse at time of hire.

Certification(s):

Ability to obtain and maintain current BLS certification by the American Heart Association required at time of hire. Certification in wound, continence and/or ostomy (CWN, CWON, CWOCN, CON, CCN, COCN, CWCN, WCC, CFCN or CWS) is required within 3.5 years of hire.

Computer / Typing:

Must be proficient with Microsoft Office Suite, including Outlook, PowerPoint, Excel, and Word and have the ability to use the computer to complete online learning requirements for job-specific competencies, access online forms and policies and complete online benefits enrollment, etc. Must understand electronic interfacing and the ability to know or learn how to manage said interfaces.

 

 

Benefits

Renown Health exists to make a genuine difference in the health and well-being of the people and communities we serve. And it is through your passion that this mission is made real every day. The relationship with employees is the foundation for success as we proceed with our strategic direction. We strive to build upon this solid partnership by offering a comprehensive and competitive benefits package that meets the diverse needs of employees and their family members.

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    Education Assistance

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    Paid Time Off

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    401(k) Company Match

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    Flexible Work Environment