PaaS Associate
Job Type
Part-time
Description

The PaaS Associate is responsible for the readmission reduction program for a defined patient population.  The PaaS Associate will present and coordinate the program to all eligible hospital patients. The position will average 10 hours per week, Monday - Friday 2 hours per day, or as volume dictates. This opportunity is perfect for someone with health care or pharmacy experience who is looking to gain a unique experience in the Heath Care Industry. 


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Presents PaaS program to all eligible program patients
  • Obtains daily admit report of target patient population and reviews patient list for eligible status with nurse and CM/SS, as applicable
  • Presents program to all eligible patients prior to discharge date
  • Patients accepting program are entered into program platform
  • Trains patient on use of patient portal and applicable processes/forms
  • Maintains process for tracking patient discharge status
  • Ensures patient discharge forms are entered into platform
  •  Serves as resource to assist in the resolution, as needed, for patient escalations post discharge
  •  Maintains and submits patient tracking spreadsheets, as required
  •  Serves as program resource for hospital personnel and hospitalists/physicians
Requirements
  • High School Diploma or equivalent. Degree in health care industry preferred. 
  • Comfortable in a hospital room setting.
  • Outstanding customer service skills.
  • Strong communication skills. 
  • Must be able to work independently. 
  • Must be able to walk/stand 8 hours per day.
  • Ability to have a flexible schedule if business dictates. 
  • Healthcare experience preferred.
  • Strong computer literacy.