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Population Health Coordinator

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We are hiring

Ascension St. Joseph Hospital is adding to our team of dedicated team! Join our team of talented professionals who have a passion for caring!

Ascension St. Joseph Hospital is a non-profit healthcare system that is governed by a local board of trustees represented by residents, medical staff and sister sponsorship's and has been providing medical care since 1953. Our 49 bed hospital is located in rural northeast Michigan serving the counties of Alcona, Arenac, Iosco, Ogemaw and Oscoda with a population of approximately 87,000 residents. Its Catholic Health Ministry is dedicated to spiritually centered, holistic care which sustains and improves the health of individuals and communities. A strong tourism community, Ascension St. Joseph Hospital provides primary, secondary and referral for tertiary care to more than 100,000 patients annually, including 15,000 emergency department visits.

This is a Full Time Days position as  Population Health Coordinator that will be based centrally in Tawas City, MI.  

Why Join Ascension?

In Michigan, Ascension operates 16 hospitals and hundreds of related healthcare facilities that together employ over 20,000 associates. Across the state, Ascension Michigan is working together to help bring patients more resources and better care. Ascension Michigan is also committed to its community; it provided over $272 million in community benefit and care of persons living in poverty in FY2018. Ascension Michigan is dedicated to spiritually centered, holistic care which sustains and improves the health of individuals and communities.

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.

What You Will Do

As an Associate with Ascension St. Joseph Health System-MI, you will have the opportunity to coordinates and identifies care needs (gaps in care) for patients attributed to a primary care practice.

Responsibilities:

  • Identifies patients through the health plans gaps in care list, state immunization databases, the patient medical record and the use of a patient disease management registry.
  • Collaborates with the providers and reviews care needs and validates these needs against the medical record.
  • Reaches out to patients with validated gaps in care and facilitate meeting these needs.
  • Supports quality outcomes and high reliability in the Patient Centered Medical Home.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Preferred Credential(s):
    • BLS Provider. 

Education:

  • Diploma 
    • High school diploma or GED required

    Education Preferred: 

    Medical Assistant program

Work Experience:

  • None required.

Preferred Experience:

Medical Office experience working as an MA and in operations

 

Equal Employment Opportunity

Employment decisions involving associates of St. Joseph Health System (SJHS) such as hiring, promotion, demotion, transfer, selection for training, recruitment, separation, layoff, termination, salaries, benefits or other forms of compensation, will be made on the basis of individual merit, skill and qualification.  Consequently, in making employment decisions, SJHS will consider factors such as education, training, skills developed, prior job experience, prior job performance, attitude, ability to work with others, leadership and potential for growth in the job. 
 
Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.
Job ID: 371149
Category: Administrative Support
Facility: MITAW AMG Tawas
Ministry: Ascension St. Joseph, MI
Location: Oscoda, MI

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