Strive Health, LLC

Care Coordinator- Remote, but must be local!

Job Locations US-OR-Portland
ID
1301
Category
Operations
Type
Full Time

Overview

Strive Health

Strive Health is built for purpose- to transform a broken kidney care system. We are fundamentally changing the lives of kidney disease patients through early identification and engagement, comprehensive coordinated care, and home-first dialysis. Strive’s model is driven by a high-touch care team that integrates with local providers and spans the entire care journey from CKD through ESRD, leveraging comparative and predictive data and analytics to identify patients at risk. Strive Health’s interventions significantly reduce the rate of emergent dialysis crash, cut inpatient utilization, and significantly improve patient outcomes and experience. Come join our journey as we create THE destination for top talent in the Healthcare community and set a new standard for how care kidney should be done.

 

Care Coordinator

Reporting to the RN Care Manager, a Care Coordinator works collaboratively with the care team to provide ongoing support and communication to Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) and ESRD patients.  The Care Coordinator acts as a single point-of-contact to coordinate resources along the care delivery spectrum, identify gaps, and provide proactive follow-up. The Care Coordinator is responsible for making sure the patient’s care at various locations is connected and there are no gaps in care or communication.

Essential Functions

  • Performs outbound calls to patients to understand their clinical needs and connect them with appropriate resources
  • Performs outbound calls to providers to make appointments for patients or follow up on care
  • Answers inbound calls from patients, providers, and other resources
  • Follows up with patients to ensure their needs are met and schedules future check-ins
  • Coordinates with clinical resources and providers to ensure smooth continuum of care for patients.
  • Monitors patient hospitalizations and follows up as necessary with care team members and outside resources to confirm Strive gathers all relevant patient information
  • Notifies patients of location and appointment times as needed
  • Ensures all patient records are up to date
  • Provides patients with education materials and sends communications to primary care physicians, nephrologists, and specialists for new enrollments/appointments
  • Assists with the referral process when needed
  • Provides excellent customer service and treats patients
  • Help patients and their families navigate the healthcare system and multitude of visits
  • Fosters a relationship with patients across their healthcare journey with a foundation of respect, honesty, empathy, no judgement and follow-through 
  • Skilled and passionate caring for patients with complex needs
  • Collaborates well with all levels of a clinical team (from Medical Assistants to Physicians)
  • Partners closely with the Strive NP to manage all pieces of care related to resources, appointments, care transitions, and care gaps
  • Performs vital signs

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent required
  • At least two (2) years of experience in a professional office environment

 Preferred Qualifications

  • Customer service experience
  • Intermediate proficiency in MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Skilled at dealing with confidential information and/or issues using discretion and judgment
  • Communicates clearly, respectfully, and thoughtfully

Strive Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Please apply even if you feel you do not meet all qualifications. If you require reasonable accommodation in completing this application, interviewing, completing any pre-employment testing, or otherwise participating in the employee selection process, please direct your inquiries to peopleops@strivehealth.com

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