Community Health Network Licensed Practical Nurse - Transitional Care in Indianapolis, Indiana

Licensed Practical Nurse - Transitional Care

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Category

Nursing & Patient Support

Job Family

Nursing Support/Patient Care

Department

Transitional Care

Schedule

Full-time

Facility

Community Hospital East

1500 North Ritter Avenue

Indianapolis, IN 46219

United States

Shift

Day Job

Hours

8:00am - 4:30pm, Mon through Fri

Job LocationThe Transitional Care Coordinator - LPN position is located in Indianapolis, Indiana. This LPN will sit at Community Hospital East, Indianapolis, IN.Job Duties

  • The Transitional Care Coordinator – LPN follows predetermined high risk for readmission patients after discharge using an evidence based care coordination approach.

  • Coordinates with a multidisciplinary team in order to provide services that will help interrupt patterns of frequent acute hospital or emergency department use and health status decline.

  • Supports the objective and goals of Accountable Care.

ExperienceExperience in medical office or healthcare setting preferred.EducationGraduate of a recognized accredited school of practical nursing, or Graduate from a non-accredited school of practical nursing with three years related professional nursing experience.LicenseValid Indiana Licensed Practical Nurse license.Skills

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.

  • Flexibility for ever changing priorities.

  • Comfort with an independent role.

  • Understanding of the healthcare system and its component parts, including sites of care, delivery models, and the role of various providers and healthcare professionals, as well as, complex care positions and roles.

  • Demonstrated ability in handling patient confidentiality.

  • Ability to work with peers in a team situation.

  • Ability to collaborate and facilitate relationships and consensus among the patient, family, and multidisciplinary providers from many different disciplines.

Keywords: Licensed Practical Nursing, LPN, transitional care, accountable care, complex careRanked among the nation's most integrated healthcare systems, Community Health Network is Central Indiana's leader in providing convenient access to exceptional healthcare services, where and when patients need them – in hospitals, health pavilions and doctor's offices, as well as workplaces, schools and homes. Exceptional care, simply delivered.Community is a non-profit health system that is deeply committed to the communities we serve with more than 200 sites of care and affiliates throughout Central Indiana. Guided by our PRIIDE Values – Patients First, Relationships, Integrity, Innovation, Dedication and Excellence – our team of caregivers is committed to providing an exceptional experience with every life we touch.