Patient Care Coordinator

Overview

Date Posted:
5/11/2022
Job Code:
PCC
Location:
301 W 37th St 4 Floor
Address:
301 West 37th Street, 4th Fl
City:
New York
State:
NY
Country:
United States of America
Category:
Health Services

Description

 

It is an essential job requirement to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 for this role. If you need an accommodation of any kind for religious or disability reasons, including related to this job requirement, please contact Human Resources.


Housing Works was founded in 1990; With a long-term commitment to AIDS advocacy. Housing Works established New York State’s first harm reduction-based, OASAS-licensed outpatient drug treatment program. Other services include Health Home care management, behavioral health, and syringe exchange programs. A pioneer in the social entrepreneurship movement, Housing Works operates 13 high-end thrift shops in Manhattan and Brooklyn and a much-loved Bookstore Cafe in Soho. For more information, visit www.housingworks.org
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Housing Works fights for funding and legislation to ensure that all people living with HIV/AIDS have access to quality housing, healthcare, HIV prevention, and treatment, among other lifesaving services.
www.housingworks.org


Benefits:
We have three comprehensive healthcare plans to choose from based on your priorities and budget. Housing Works covers most of the plan; you pay a portion, based on your salary. Staff begins accruing PTO immediately for a total of up to 30 days earned in the first year. We offer employees an educational benefit. This money is available for tuition loan reimbursement, tuition costs, and text books.
 
Housing Works provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements. Housing Works complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. Housing Works also does not request prior salary information during the hiring process. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.
This position is included in a bargaining unit of Housing Works’ New York City employees represented by a labor union known as the Retail Wholesale and Department Store Union (“RWDSU”). Accordingly, the RWDSU has the exclusive right to bargain over the terms and conditions of employment related to this position and this position may become covered by the terms of a collective bargaining agreement (a “CBA”) between Housing Works and the RWDSU

Compensation Range : 21/hr – 23/hr Commensurate with experience

Overview:

Patient Care Coordinator (PCC) is responsible for screening patients’ social determinants of health and helping determine best ways to ensure they are met by referring to other programs and services as needed. The PCC advocates for patients’ best interests and helps ensure that the services outlined in their clinical pathway plan are provided.


Responsibilities

  • Assist providers with completion of paperwork needed by clients regarding various needs (i.e. Transportation, Home Health Aide, M11Q, HASA, Restriction, Letters, Verifications, etc).
  • Along with the Intake Specialist, conduct PRAPARE assessment for all clients enrolled in primary care and behavioral health, and facilitate overall coordination of care as well as provide case management referrals
  • Facilitate medical records requests and ensure completion within timeline outlined in policies including required fields.
  • Distribute UND cards and ensure UND patients remain in good standing (eg renewals, up to date labs, etc).
  • Participate in interdisciplinary meetings and transcribe meeting minutes for quality improvement projects as needed.
  • Oversee or directly facilitate documentation of hospitalizations and discharge follow-up appointments as needed.
  • Participate in daily Huddle, regular staff meetings including but not limited to Quality Improvement, etc. Collaborate with Nurse Care Coordinator to create huddle sheets relating to patient needs for provider follow-up.
  • Document clinical and administrative interventions in the medical records. Support and participate in advocacy efforts
     

Minimum Requirements

 
  • Associate’s Degree, or higher, required.
  • One to two years of previous experience in a medical setting or related field preferred.
  • The candidate must have a strong knowledge in HIV/AIDS, case management and entitlements.
  • The candidate should be able to perform PRAPARE assessments and demonstrate the ability to discern emergencies and alert the appropriate personnel for assistance and support.
  • Must have experienced with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel), Outlook, and the Internet. Knowledge of electronic medical record systems is required.
  • Commitment to confidentiality and HIPAA regulations on requests for medical documents is required.
  • Strong organizational and clinical skills required. Proficiency in Spanish.
  • Candidate must be willing to work weekends and evenings, with advance notice.
  • Must be willing to participate in advocacy events.

Housing Works is a healing community of people living with and affected by HIV/AIDS. Our mission is to end the dual crises of homelessness and AIDS through relentless advocacy, the provision of lifesaving services, and entrepreneurial businesses that sustain our efforts.