Clinical Nurse Coordinator - Saint Louis University in St. Louis Missouri

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Saint Louis University

St. Louis, Missouri

United States


Detailed Job Description

Under general direction, performs clinical office support for complex patient procedures/ cases, such as explaining and scheduling, advanced, endoscopic biliary procedures in interventional radiology, scheduling patient appointments and tests, and obtaining pre-certifications; facilitates follow up consultations for complex surgeries.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Personal Characteristics

Knowledge of healthcare and medical procedures, including terminology.
Good verbal and written communication skills
Interpersonal/human relations skills
Knowledge of insurance plans and referral procedures
Ability to implement and interpret policies and procedures
Ability to operate personal computer and various software programs
Ability to organize/prioritize duties
Ability to maintain confidentiality
Ability/willingness to adhere to established departmental service standards
Ability to take direction
Ability to recognize when something is wrong or likely to go wrong; emotional intelligence
Attentiveness to detail

Minimum Qualifications

Graduate of an accredited nursing program with one to three years of experience required. Missouri RN license is also required.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

Schedules advanced biliary procedures at all SSM practice locations and communicates instructions to patients; schedules labs and radiology; receives patient referrals from referring physicians; reviews clinic schedules to ensure adequate records are available

Verifies insurance coverage and secures necessary pre-certifications; requests medical records from appropriate sources; completes requests for confidential transfer of medical records and information; communicates regularly with referring providers and patients; provides guidance, training and back up for the Gastrointestinal Clinical Support Coordinator.

Answers phones; reviews medical history with patient; reviews and maintains current demographics, medications, social history and pertinent medical history; explains preparations needed for procedures and sends confidential information to patients; places telephone calls or enters EPIC orders to pharmacies to order prescriptions; enters orders in EMR; prepares correspondence to patients for non-routine or advanced procedures; monitors and works EPIC referral queue/in-basket; orders prescriptions as requested by the endoscopists

Other duties as assigned.

Keyword Phrases

  • IM-Gastroenterology
  • Clinical Nurse Coordinator
  • Embrace inclusion in diversity
  • Jesuit institution
  • Research University
  • Program Administrators and Coordinators
  • Medical Center Staff
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: See Job Description
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Analyst / Staff
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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