Georgia Employer RN CARE RESOURCE COORDINATOR in Atlanta, Georgia

Grady Health System offers many career paths for your professional growth. Whether you have many years of experience or are in the early stages on your career, you can find a rewarding position at Grady! JOB SUMMARY: As a part of Grady's Ambulatory Care Coordination department, the RN Care Resource Coordinator functions as an advocate for the patient and assists patients to reach optimal function and health in an environment that will support their needs. The continuum of care includes inpatient to outpatient to community and covers all stages of life: neonatal to geriatrics. The RN Care Resource Coordinator applies the nursing process of assessment planning, implementation, monitoring evaluation and coordination of care to meet the patients' health care needs across the continuum in collaboration with the Ambulatory primary care team to ensure safe, quality and cost effective care JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor Degree in Nursing is required. Master Degree in Nursing is preferred. Three or more years of experience in clinical practice in an ambulatory setting or equivalent combination of education and experience in a hospital inpatient, outpatient, behavioral health or social service environment is required. Experience in motivational interviewing /health coaching / goal setting is required. Must be a Registered Professional Nurse. Certification in Care Coordination or willingness to complete within 1 year is required. Basic Life Support (BLS) from American Heart Association is required. EOE-Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.