MUHA AI15 – Telehealth- Clinical Virtual Patient Coordinator, LPN

Job title: MUHA AI15 – Telehealth- Clinical Virtual Patient Coordinator, LPN

Company: Medical University of South Carolina

Job description: Entity/Organization: MUHA (Medical University Hospital Authority/Medical Center)

Hours per week: 40

Scheduled Work Hours/Shift: Day

Fair Labor Standards Act Status: Hourly

Job Summary/Purpose: The Clinical Virtual Patient Coordinator, LPN coordinates and delivers professional, clinical, quality, and educational services within the MUSC Strategy and Virtual Solutions team. This role reports to the Director of Strategy and Virtual Solutions, with oversight by the Executive Medical Director. The Clinical Virtual Patient Coordinator, LPN, works to develop and ensure efficiency, effectiveness, and success of virtual care programs. This position provides expertise of clinical input and supervision during the strategy and design phases of Telehealth Service Development initiatives. This role ensures successful transition of the clinical components of new services as they enter into the implementation phase of operations. This role is responsible for communicating follow-up clinical results and related health education to patients, providers, and practices. This position also processes patient referrals as requested.

Minimum Training and Education: Graduation from a recognized Licensed Practical Nursing program and licensed as an LPN within the state of South Carolina or a compact state. Five years of LPN experience working with diverse patient populations preferred. Good knowledge and experience with common health conditions. Demonstrated experience in the coordinated dissemination of health education preferred. Must have ability to function independently as well as work collaboratively with a team. Ability to communicate effectively with patients, providers, and community practices. Demonstrates excellent customer service skills, communication skills, and must be able to maintain confidentiality. Ability to keep records, compile data and prepare reports. Proficient in computer skills. Excellent organization skills.

Required Licensure, Certifications, Registrations: Licensed as an LPN within the state of South Carolina or a compact state. Current Basic Life Support (BLS) required, either a certification from an American Heart Association (AHA) BLS for Healthcare Providers (or AHA recognized equivalent) or an American Red Cross CPR/AED for Professional Rescuer and Healthcare Provider.

Additional Duties and Responsibilities:

Physical Requirements: Ability to perform job functions while standing. (Frequent) Ability to perform job functions while sitting. (Frequent) Ability to perform job functions while walking. (Frequent) Ability to climb stairs. (Infrequent) Ability to work indoors. (Continuous) Ability to work outdoors in all weather and temperature extremes. (Infrequent) Ability to work in confined/cramped spaces. (Infrequent) Ability to perform job functions from kneeling positions. (Infrequent) Ability to bend at the waist. (Infrequent) Ability to squat and perform job functions. (Infrequent) Ability to perform ‘pinching’ operations. (Infrequent) Ability to fully use both hands/arms. (Continuous) Ability to perform repetitive motions with hands/wrists/elbows and shoulders. (Continuous) Ability to fully use both legs. (Continuous) Ability to reach in all directions. (Frequent) Possess good finger dexterity. (Continuous) Ability to lift and carry 15 lbs. unassisted. (Infrequent) Ability to lift/lower objects 15 lbs. from/to floor from/to 36 inches unassisted. (Infrequent) Ability to lift from 36 inches to overhead 15 lbs. (Infrequent) Ability to maintain 20/40 vision, corrected, in one eye or with both eyes. (Continuous) Ability to see and recognize objects close at hand. (Continuous) Ability to match or discriminate between colors. (Continuous) Ability to determine distance/relationship between objects; depth perception. (Continuous) Good peripheral vision capabilities. (Continuous) Ability to maintain hearing acuity, with correction. (Continuous) Ability to perform gross motor functions with frequent fine motor movements. (Continuous) Ability to work in a latex safe environment. (Continuous) Ability to deal effectively with stressful situations. (Frequent) Ability to maintain tactile sensory functions. (Continuous) *(Selected Positions) *Ability to maintain good olfactory sensory function. (Continuous) *(Selected Position) *Ability to be qualified physically for respirator use, initially and as required. (Continuous) (Selected Positions)

The Medical University of South Carolina is an Equal Opportunity Employer. MUSC does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion or belief, age, sex, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, protected veteran status, family or parental status, or any other status protected by state laws and/or federal regulations. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment based upon applicable qualifications, merit and business need.

Opening date: 13 May 2022 Eastern Daylight Time

Applications close:

Expected salary: $42033.02 – 55326.14 per year

Location: Charleston, SC

Job date: Sun, 15 May 2022 07:54:45 GMT

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