University of Mississippi Medical Center (UMMC) (UMC) Registered Nurse I-RN I-Care Coord / Jackson 84684 in Jackson, Mississippi
This position is for a Registered Nurse I – (RN I) – Care Coordinator with a medical facility location in Jackson, MS. Position Summary: To assess, develop, implement and evaluate the nursing care and treatment for patients in an assigned clinical area. To coordinate the operations of a clinical area including patient scheduling, maintaining patient records and managing the patient admissions process. To counsel with patients and family members on treatment and conditions of patients. To act as liaison on between case managers, home health nurses, utilization review, etc. To coordinate patient services and care. To perform job duties in accordance with the medical center's purpose. Education and Experience: Associate's Degree in Nursing/diploma. Valid RN license. License(s) required for job: Valid RN license. Certification(s) required for job: Position may require Cert/Reg; However, no pay will be associated with the prn position. Special Knowledge, Skills & Abilities: Knowledge of Clinical Nursing care procedures and protocols. Verbal and written communication skills. Interpersonal skills. Knowledge and understanding of computer systems, tools and programs. Ability to work in a team environment. The University of Mississippi Medical Center provides equal opportunity in any employment practice, education program, or education activity to all qualified persons. The Medical Center complies with all applicable laws regarding equal opportunity and affirmative action and does not unlawfully discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment based upon race, color, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or genetic information.