New Patient Nursing Coordinator
University of Chicago Medicine
*This position is at the Burr Ridge Call Center
Department: 370708 - CANCER CARE ACCESS HUB
Shift: Full-Time (1.0) / Day Shift / 8-hr Shift
Join one of the nation’s most comprehensive academic medical centers, University of Chicago Medicine, in an engaging and thought-driven role as the New Patient Nursing Coordinator. The University of Chicago Medicine takes pride in its outstanding staff. Our employees play a crucial role in fulfilling our mission of excellence in patient care, education and research. We are committed to a patient-centric, efficient healthcare delivery system that focuses on quality, safety, service, and operational excellence.
In this role, the New Patient Nursing Coordinator uses clinical judgement while serving as the first point-of-contact for patients and physicians to coordinate services with UCM medical professionals, ancillary services, BSD, and hospital offices/staff. Triages patient after gathering disease history, prior treatments and current state of health. Facilitates efficient and effective processes for patients to access various services within the hospital. Provides guidance to patients through the evaluation process, works with various departments to ensure patients complete their itineraries, revises and communicates itinerary changes as required.
We’ve been at the forefront of medicine since 1899. We provide superior healthcare with compassion, always mindful that each patient is a person, an individual. To accomplish this, we need employees with passion, talent and commitment… with patients and with each other. We’re in this together: working to advance medical innovation, serve the health needs of the community, and move our collective knowledge forward. If you’d like to add enriching human life to your profile, The University of Chicago Medicine is for you. Here at the forefront, we’re doing work that really matters. Join us. Bring your passion
Bring your career to the next level at a hospital that is thriving; from patient satisfaction to employee engagement, we are at the Forefront of Medicine. Take advantage of all we have to offer and #BringYourPassiontotheForefront,
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The University of Chicago Medical Center is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, civil union status, parental status, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status and other legally protected characteristics.