ANNOUNCEMENT OF Professional Vacancy

STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK · DOWNSTATE MEDICAL CENTER  
450 CLARKSON AVENUE, BOX 1194, BROOKLYN, NEW YORK 11203
Department: AMBULATORY CARE SERVICES Job Title: TH STAFF ASSOCIATE
Professional  Rank: SL-4 Descriptive Title: PATIENT NAVIGATOR COORDINATOR
Salary Range: $51,366.00-$108,023.00+$3,026 Line Number: Line# 53266
Additional Position Information: * Represents Location Pay for full-time appointees. Hours of work: 9AM - 5PM. Days of week: Mon-Fri. Hours per week:37.5
Brief Description of Duties:
1. Provide supervision of patient navigators including training, evaluations, performance programs and time and attendance. 2. Distribution of caseload and establishment of deadlines among patient navigators. 3. Monitoring follow-up activities to ensure that monthly program targets are being met. 4. Assist in the case review of patients for HQIP and High Risk patients as needed. 5. Work with providers in the clinics to help improve NY QUARR/HEDIS scores. 6. Help facilitate the use of patient registries, online managed care portals or other data tools. 7. Ensure monthly submissions of supplemental lab data. 8. Monitor specialty referral tracking and follow-up for labs, imaging and specialty referrals. Provide information to specialists or follow-up to obtain consults as needed. 9. Conduct ongoing chart reviews to provide feedback to providers on HEDIS measures and improving outcomes on high risk patients. 10. Identify and develop relationships with personnel in departments external to Ambulatory Care who are involved in patientís care to assist patientís navigating the system. 11. Provide weekly reports on all quality improvement and HEDIS measure activities. 12. Monitor participation in daily clinic huddles and follow-up on issues related to access to care. 13. Assist with patient outreach and scheduling for special care coordination projects. (Collaborative Care at Family Medicine and Developmental Care for pediatric patients) 14. Assist with all other patient navigators activities as needed. 15. All other duties as assigned by supervisor.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES ARE NOT LIMITED TO THE ABOVE POSITION DESCRIPTION

All successful candidates must undergo various background checks, maintain credentials required for continued employment and adhere to the SUNY-DMC UHB Principles of Behavior.   Clinical Faculty and Allied Health professionals must receive and maintain Medical Board authorization.
Qualifications:
REQUIRED: LMSW, Bachelorís Degree. 3-5 years working in a Healthcare setting. Proficient in Microsoft (Access, Excel, Powerpoint, Word). PREFERRED: HEDIS measure or Population Health Management Experience
Posting ID: 14546 Ref #: B/PR-53266-17
Persons interested in the above position should submit a resume along with a cover letter to ==>
Please include: Job Title( TH STAFF ASSOCIATE ), Line( 53266 ) and PostingID( 14546 )
The Employment Office
M.S.C.  1194
450 Clarkson Avenue
Brooklyn, New York 11203  ( email: careers@downstate.edu )

Closing date for receipt of applications:

Internal Consideration Program: Open Until Filled Off-campus recruitment: Open Until Filled

SUNY Downstate Medical Center offers a competitive salary and benefits package.
SUNY Downstate Medical Center is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, creed, age, disability, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, familiar status, pregnancy, predisposing genetic characteristics, military status, domestic violence victim status or criminal conviction.