Hospitalist Nurse Coordinator

Description

JOB SUMMARY Schedule is Monday-Friday with rotating shifts 6a-2p, 7a-3p. Some weekends required.
  • Primary liaison for hospitalists Physicians, hospital inpatients, the patients' primary care providers, hospital staff nurses, and hospital staff nurses regarding clinical need, justifications and rationale for admission, discharge, testing, and continued needs. Encourages and facilitates cooperation with all involved parties.


Qualifications

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
  • 2 year / Associate Degree in Nursing from a state accredited school (Required)
  • 4 year / Bachelor's Degree from a state accredited School of Professional Nursing. (Preferred)
EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS
  • 2 - 3 years RN experience in acute care setting (Required)
  • 2 - 3 years collecting information from diverse sources, applying professional principles in performing various analyses and summarizing the information and data in order to solve problems. (Required)
  • 2 - 3 years resolving complex problems requiring use of basic scientific, mathematical, or technical principles and in-depth, experience-based knowledge. (Required)
  • 2 - 3 years counseling and educating patients and their families, assigning and following-up on the work of other employees, and/or performing other duties requiring a comparable level of communication skill. (Required)
  • 2 - 3 years comprehensive computer and database skills to streamline Care Management and communicate to other team members (Preferred)
CERTIFICATIONS AND LICENSURES
  • Required Certifications/Licensures: Registered Nurse (RN) with current Georgia license, Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)