The Case Management Coordinator (CMC) participates in the case management department with the guidance of the nurse case manager, social worker case manager, navigator, and/or patient care coordinator to facilitate patient transitions across the healthcare continuum; utilizes community and hospital resources to support continuity of patient care; and collaborates with medical staff, case management team members, business office, medical records and other Harris Health System staff to meet the needs of our patients. The CMC complies with quality standards and practices necessary to meet outcome targets for patient population served.
Education/Specialized Training/Licensure: HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATE OR GED
Work Experience (Years and Area): 3 Years of Experience in healthcare related field
SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: (Check Applicable Areas)
Communication Skills: Above Average Verbal (Heavy Public Contact), Writing/Composing: (Correspondence, Reports
Other Skills: P.C., Typing (30-39 wpm), MS Word, MS PowerPoint, MS Excel, MS Outlook, Analytical, Medical Terms
Work Schedule: Flexible, Overtime
Internal Number: 152475
About Harris Health System
The Harris Health System is a fully integrated healthcare system that cares for all residents of Harris County, Texas. We are the first accredited healthcare institution in Harris County to be designated by the National Committee for Quality Assurance as a Patient-Centered Medical Home, and are one of the largest systems in the country to achieve the quality standard. Our system includes 23 community health centers, five school-based clinics, a dental center and dialysis center, mobile health units, a rehabilitation and specialty hospital and two full-service hospitals.Ben Taub Hospital is a world renowned Level I Trauma Center with 586 licensed acute-care beds and provides a wide range of specialty care outpatient services. Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital is a 328 licensed bed acute-care hospital with a newly expanded Level III trauma center and a distinguished regional center for neonatal intensive care for high-risk deliveries.Harris Health is a teaching system for Baylor College of Medicine and The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth). We train the next generation of healthcare providers on the latest medical procedures and technological breakthroughs.With... our fully integrated electronic medical records system, we offer patients the convenience and assurance that their medical history is accurate, safe and available when and where it is needed. Our Medical Home designation ensures that we offer a full range of preventive, specialty and acute care services for the entire family.