000926

JOB TITLE: Patient Care Coordinator
CLASS CODE: 000926

JOB SUMMARY

Provide administrative support to the Group Leader; serve as an advocate to patients; monitor caseloads of students; supervise assignment and scheduling of patients; assign and supervise clinical staff; perform other administrative and technical duties as necessary.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILTIES

Inform new patients of the policies and procedures of ULSD clinics.

Serve as patient advocate.

Coordinate with the Group Leader assignment of patients to students to assure timely and effective treatment.  Maintain an appropriate recall system for the clinical group or finishing treatment.

Review and audit charts and other clinic data to monitor the progress of patient care and to assure timely and effective treatment.  Conduct exit interviews for patients discontinued.

Coordinate the scheduling of patient appointments for students.  Monitor the daily attendance and activity of students.

Execute the referral and transfer of patients to other ULSD patient care programs or providers upon the recommendation of the Group Leader.

Participate in the interview and selection of new clinic personnel

Assign and supervise clinical staff and maintain appropriate time records.

KNOWLEDGE, TRAINING & SKILLS

Bachelor's degree in a related field

EXPERIENCE

Three years of related experience.  Additional experience may used on a one-to-one basis to offset the educational requirement.