DaVita Care Management -Care Coordinator/Medical Assistant in ST. PETERSBURG, Florida

Care Management -Care Coordinator/Medical Assistant


DaVita Medical Groupmanages and operates medical groups and affiliated physician networks inCalifornia, Nevada, New Mexico, Florida, Colorado and Washington in its pursuitto deliver excellent-quality health care in a dignified and compassionatemanner. As of June 30, 2016 DaVita Medical Group (formerly HealthCare Partners)provided integrated care management for approximately 760,000 patients. DaVitaMedical Group’s leadership development initiatives and social responsibility effortshave been recognized by Fortune, Modern Healthcare, Newsweek and WorldBlu.

We are committed tobringing the benefits of coordinated care to our patients and to taking aleading role in the transformation of the national healthcare delivery system toassure quality, access, and affordable care for all.

If you're looking tomake a difference with a large, financially stable, well-recognized medicalgroup, DaVita Medical Group may be the employer for you.

We are seeking a CareCoordinator- Care Management to join our talented team!


The Care Coordinator assists and supports the CareManagement Team with daily operational tasks, data input and collection,clerical and administrative duties.

Essential Functions:

  • Completesadministrative functions associated with Care Management tasks

  • Assistspatients with external resources at the direction of the Care Management nurse

  • Utilizesvarious data sources and enters data in JSA programs and spreadsheets

  • Maintainscall logs, excel spreadsheets, and data findings electronically

  • Compiles,organizes, and mails out materials to internal and external customers

  • Performsgeneral clerical duties such as typing correspondence, creating or updatingspreadsheets, photocopying, faxing, and compiling data and other materials orother duties as required

  • Obtainsnecessary patient information from clinical centers in order to assist withdischarge process

  • Obtainsmedical records and faxes to Scanning department for entry into EHR

  • Entersreferral requests

  • Assistswith scheduling post discharge follow up appointments with PCP when requested

  • Otherduties as assigned


* Education: *

  • Highschool graduate, GED or equivalent

  • Graduationfrom an accredited Medical Assistant Program.

* Experience: *

  • MedicalAssistant experience, RMA/CMA Preferred

  • Experiencein a health care related setting

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Abilityto communicate effectively with patients and all levels of personnel in a professional,courteous and effective manner using excellent customer service skills

  • Possessexcellent communication and organizational skills with the ability to multi-task,set priorities, and meet deadlines

  • Resultsand goal-oriented with a philosophy for quality improvement

  • Mustbe computer literate and possess the ability to master different medical recordsoftware programs

  • Demonstrateexceptional telephone skills

  • Demonstratedproficiency in Microsoft Office, Email and general computer functions

  • Proficientin Excel spreadsheets

  • Strongcommunications skills

  • Possesshigh degree of accuracy, efficiency, and dependability

  • Abilityto perform multiple tasks and possess strong organization skills

  • Abilityto follow written and oral instructions and to work with general guidance

  • Knowledgeof HIPAA regulations

  • Musthave consistent, punctual, and reliable attendance

  • Abilityto travel may be required

  • Abilityto read, write, speak and understand the English language fluently

Primary Location FL-ST. PETERSBURG - 33702

Req ID: 308754