• Position
    Neurology Clinical Care Coordinator
  • Location
    University of South Alabama | Multiple Sclerosis Clinic
  • Mobile, Alabama
  • Posted Date
    December 11, 2018
  • Closing Date
    OPEN

OVERVIEW:


Provides direct and indirect patient care in a clinical area for specific age and patient populations, under the direction of the Multiple Sclerosis (MS)/ Neuro-Immunology Neurologist(s); assesses and monitors patient care advocating the standards of excellence set forth by the Medical Director; coordinates and triages patient care within a multidisciplinary setting; practices within the scope of the RN licensure; knowledgeable about the complexities of the health system; serves as a consistent care coordinator across specialties for the new MS and neuro-immunology patient by assessing the physical and social needs of the patients; plans health care pathways with the multidisciplinary care team; acts as patient advocate; provides education and support for the patient and family; provides community outreach through support groups, educational meetings, health fairs, etc.; serves as liaison to all patients who present to the Neuro-Immunology clinic; calls patients with test results/triages's patient problems; completes insurance and disability forms; phones prescriptions in to pharmacy when needed; orders/schedules medical tests; obtains prior authorization when needed; assists physicians with all aspects of the MS clinic; regular and prompt attendance; ability to work schedule as defined and additional hours as required; related duties as required.


Interested?


Interested applicants may view details and apply by visiting: https://agency.governmentjobs.com/usouthal/job_bulletin.cfm?jobID=2255540&sharedWindow=0