Come join the innovative and successful Population Health Team within the Trinity Mother Frances Hospitals and Clinics. 21st Century medicine requires a team approach to care of the whole patient. As an LVN Care Coordinator you would provide a key element to the success of our pursuit of the "Triple Aim" of health care (Quality of Care, Patient Experience and Cost of Care). Using a dynamic platform of the Epic EMR backed up by an innovative IT team, you are empowered to work with Primary Care Providers to care for patients proactively utilizing physician approved patient protocols according to the established standards and Best Practice guidelines. As you especially address the "rising and lower risk" population of patients your team goals are to facilitate communication between patient/caregiver, physician and the outpatient care team to optimize health and wellness, reduce inpatient admission, reduce re-admissions and improve medical stabilities in the patient.
The Care Coordinator--LVN provides care under the direct supervision of the Director of Population Health Management utilizing physician approved patient protocols according to the established standards and Best Practice guidelines.
Facilitates the communication between patient/caregiver, physician and the outpatient care team to optimize health and wellness, reduce inpatient admission, reduce re-admissions and improve medical stabilities in the patient population served.
Works collaboratively with Nurse Navigators to manage medical stability in patients with chronic, complex comorbid conditions.
Completion of LVN program from an accreditedvocational program
Texas LVN licensure
BLS from American Heart Association
1-3 years' experience in a clinic setting
Basic computer skills and EMR experience
Must possess good organizational, communication and nursing skills.
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.