At St. Tammany Health System, delivering world-class healthcare close to home is our goal. That means we are committed to attracting and retaining the very best professionals for every position in our health system.
We believe the pristine beauty of St. Tammany Parish adds to our attractive compensation package. The health system is nestled in the heart of Covington on the north shore of Lake Pontchartrain. It is a peaceful, scenic, community-oriented area with an abundance of amenities to suit every taste.
M-F 8-430 plus rotating administrative on call
Summary of the Job: Accountable for the effective delivery of competent, compassionate, and efficient care by monitoring and evaluating patient care processes and outcomes. The Patient Care Coordinator also ensures daily scheduling of patient visits and that appropriate staffing levels are utilized. Participates and leads interdisciplinary care team. Minimum Qualifications: Current LA RN licensure, BSN/Master’s preferred. BLS through the American Heart Association required on hire. Three years of clinical experience; one year of Home Health or Hospice experience. This position requires driving a personally owned vehicle to perform the essential job duties. Candidate must have reliable transportation for work with current safety inspection (brake tag) and vehicle license plate registration. In addition, the candidate must have the following to be considered: Must have a valid and current state issued driver’s license Must maintain and provide proof of automobile insurance (at his/her own expense) in amounts which meet at least the minimum liability coverage limits required by the state of their residence. Clearance of driving record check; Driving records shall not contain any of the following: a suspended or revoked driver’s license, 3 or more moving violations in the past 36 months, 2 or more accidents in the past 36 months, 1 or more instances of driving under the influence (DUI) or driving while intoxicated (DWI) within the past 24 months, at fault in a fatal accident within the past 5 years, leaving the scene of an accident within the past 36 months, and/or reckless driving within the past 12 months. Preferred Qualifications: One year of management experience preferred but not required. Knowledgeable of ICD-10 code guidelines preferred. Physical Demands: Must possess good physical health. Some requirements include but are not limited to standing, sitting or walking for long periods of time. Lifting at least 50 pounds is required. Must be able to work with a moderate level of noise. Physical Effort required: Constant (67%-100%) – handling/feeling, talking, hearing, seeing Frequently (34%-66%)- reaching Occasionally (1%-33%)- lifting, carrying, pushing/pulling, climbing (stairs, ladders, etc.), balancing, stooping, crouching, crawling
Each St. Tammany Health System staff member is expected to conduct himself or herself according to our mission , before applying for employment. If you feel you are unable to demonstrate those characteristics, we respectfully request that you do not proceed with the application process.
St. Tammany Health System is an Equal Opportunity Employer. St. Tammany Health System is committed to equal employment opportunity for all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability status, genetic information or any other protected characteristic under applicable law.

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