Community Health Center (CHC) offers comprehensive, community based, preventive, primary care and wellness services for New Jersey residents of all ages at four convenient locations.CHC health care services are designed to meet the specific needs of the entire family – from annual check-ups and immunizations to sick visits, mental health counseling and critical prenatal care.
We seek a Patient Care Coordinator to join our dynamic team in the Red Bank Community Health Center.
The Patient Care Coordinator’s overall responsibilities include conducting care navigation activities to include but may not be limited to greeting and screening patients referred for case management services, identifying community resources, educating patients to case management services, participating as a member of the care team, providing information and referral services, providing advocacy and health center recordkeeping. This position will administratively coordinate referrals requested by the RN Care Managers and other program staff as appropriate to conduct referral output, referral input from community health and social service resources, referral surveillance/tracking and closure. This position requires the ability to work with low-income populations, meet health center goals and objectives, exercise good judgment, and facilitate administrative navigation of specialty, consulting and medical neighborhood services.
Job Competencies & Minimum Qualifications:
Working Conditions/Physical Demand: Business Office Environment within a fast-paced healthcare center requiring superior customer service, exceptional phone etiquette and independent computer use. Requires travel to different health center and community meeting locations.
This job description is intended to convey information essential to understanding the scope of the Patient Care Coordinator’s position and is not intended to be an exhaustive list of experience, skills, efforts, duties, responsibilities, or working conditions associated with the position.