Washington, PA, USA
Albany, New York
Location: Washington, PA, USA
Type: Part Time
Internal Number: 201571341
Today, SCA Health has grown to 11,000 teammates who care for 1 million patients each year and support physician specialists holistically in many aspects of patient care. Together, our teammates create value in specialty care by aligning physicians, health plans and health systems around a common goal: delivering on the quadruple aim of high-quality outcomes and a better experience for patients and providers, all at a lower total cost of care.
As part of Optum, we participate in an integrated care delivery system that enables us to support our partners as they navigate a complex healthcare environment, Only SCA Health has a dynamic group of physician-driven, specialty care businesses that allows us to customize solutions, no matter the need or challenge:
The new SCA Health represents who we are today and where we are goingâ”and the growing career opportunities for YOU.
â¢ Responsible for obtaining, organizing, assessing, and coordinating each patient's preoperative documentation and diagnostic testing prior to the patientâ™s surgery.â¢ Ability to correlate clinical data with the patient's medical and nursing careâ¢ Ability to set prioritiesâ¢ Possess attention to detail with the ability to problem solve patient issues when they ariseâ¢ Ability to communicate well and clearly with patients, familyâ™s member of the healthcare team, physicians, anesthesiologists, physician offices and nurse managersâ¢ Recognizes legal and policy limits of individual practiceâ¢ Screens each patient prior to surgery as acceptable candidates for surgeryâ¢ Works closely with the physicians, physiciansâ™ offices, nurse managers, anesthesiologists and patients ensuring the patient is prepared for admission on the day of surgeryâ¢ Responsible for the achievement of patient outcomes through implementation of critical pathways and in accordance with the mission, vision, and values of the facility
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