Role details

Care Coordinator

Essex   •   £10 - £15 per hour (£20,798 - £31,198)   •  Temporary

Bullet points

  • Nhs organisation
  • Must have case management experience

About Our Client

An NHS organisation.

Job Description

  • Working alongside nurses in the case management of patients with complex needs
  • Sourcing care providers that are suitable to meet a patient's needs
  • Worked closely with nurses to find methods of making care provisions more cost effective for the NHS without compromising quality of patient care e.g. negotiating lower rates and maximising savings.
  • Case managing and setting up care outside hospital for patients at the end of their life including devising care plans for home care or placing them in a suitable nursing home
  • Devising service user agreements for care providers
  • Involving the patient's family in regards to brokering the care
  • Ensuring that all data and paperwork is accurately completed on the computer database including correct care costs for patients.
  • Preventing delayed discharges/bed blocking by working closely under pressure with local hospitals
  • Inducted new staff and trained them on processes and database system
  • Occasionally devising performance reports
  • Keeping record of provider's quality of care including suspensions of some providers
  • Any other Ad hoc duties that are required by the manager.

The Successful Applicant

A candidate with good customer service skills and attention to detail.

What's on Offer

£10-£15 per hour

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