MAJOR ACCOUNTABILITIES / SPECIFIC JOB COMPETENCIES
This is not an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities, or requirements. Employees will be required to perform any job, with related instruction given by their supervisor, subject to reasonable accommodation.
1. Clinical Practice Functions:
Triage patients presenting to the Santa Barbara Connect Home program.
Assess and intervene with patients per established hospital protocols.
Assess and refer patients as appropriate.
Performs initial assessments, patient education, coordination with a primary care
provider, assisting patients with medications, and documenting and tracking patient medical needs and activities.
Provide clear documentation related to patient care and condition, and maintains medical records.
2. Coordination and Collaboration Functions:
Collaborate with Santa Barbara Connect Home partners to conduct street outreach, including rounds with City Net, SB City Police Department, SB City Fire Department, and/or other partners.
Provide patient care management across the health care continuum including preventive care relevant to patients.
Collaborate with multidisciplinary teams when necessary.
Facilitate follow up appointments
Arrange appropriate referrals to outside facility dependent upon patient condition. Communicate clearly with accepting facility for ongoing care, as appropriate.
Provide documentation for disability, insurance agencies, workers compensation, work releases and medical supply agencies.
Assist with development and implementation of clinical practice guidelines.
Work with Santa Barbara Connect Home outreach team to review analytics and patient satisfaction scores and adjust protocols when necessary.
Communicates with consultants as needed and serves as a patient and family
3. Electronic Documentation:
Update electronic documentation and provide clinical guidance on evaluation data collection.