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Munising Memorial Hospital Clinic LPN / Chronic Care Coordinator in Munising, Michigan

Munising Memorial Hospital is seeking a full time (days) Clinic LPN / Chronic Care Coordinator. This position provides direct and indirect patient care that meets the psychosocial, physical and general needs of the patients. The Chronic Care Management Coordinator is responsible for supporting and coordinating the physical health care of patients on an assigned patient caseload with the patient's medical provider and, when appropriate, other specialists. The Clinic LPN / Chronic Care Coordinator maintains regulatory agency requirements, nursing, and hospital policies, procedures, and standards.This position is 40 hours per week. Time will be divided between Clinic LPN and Chronic Care Coordinator. Benefits include: health insurance, dental, life insurance, 403B retirement, and paid time off.Clinic LPNuEssential Functions: /uulliPrepares patient and equipment required for examination and treatment by the provider./liliAssists the provider with patient examination and testing./liliPrepares treatment room, calls patients from waiting area, and obtains the patients chief complaint./liliRecords height, weight, blood pressure, pulse, temperature, and instructs patient in obtaining urine samples./liliObtains reports of laboratory and radiology results./liliAdministers and records injections./liliCoordinates prescription refills and mail order prescriptions for patient./liliPerforms random and scheduled drug screens per federal regulations./li/ulChronic Care CoordinatoruEssential Functions: /uulliAssist the Clinic Manager with the development of a Chronic Care Management Program for Clinic patients./liliEngage patients, inform them of their needs, and empower them and their families to achieve understanding of their chronic disease management process./liliScreen patients for medication adherence, social determinants of health, and physical needs./liliFacilitate patient engagement and follow-up care./liliProvide patient education about chronic disease management, as well as available financial, social and community resources./liliMonitor and take responsibility for a patient population as well as track on up to date preventative measures./liliSystematically track treatment response and monitor patients (by telephone) for changes in medication adherence and physical health./liliProvide resources when appropriate./liliCollaborate with provider to assist in initiating an individual care plan with goals for patient./liliTrack patient follow up and clinical outcomes using a care plan./liliDocument telephone encounters in the care plan and use the system to identify and re-engage patients./liliAssist clinic manager with quality measures/PCMH./li/uluEducation/Experience Requirements:/uulli1 - 2 years of clinical experience./liliLicensed LPN required./liliGood organizational skills, communication skills and ability to work independently at a fast pace./liliBLS certification./liliCurrent/unrestricted drug screen collector certification preferred./liliProficient in EHR./li/uluPhysical Requirements:/uulliProlonged periods of walking, standing, bending, kneeling, and twisting./liliAbility to liftushull a minimum of 25 pounds./liliAgility and strength sufficient to handle patients and equipment without assistance./liliMust be

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