RN Care Coordinator

Positions Available: 1 Full Time
Hours: Monday – Friday; 8am – 5pm No nights or Weekends!
Location: Cook & Tower, MN

  • 3-4 days/week in Cook
  • 1-2 days/week in Tower

We are currently seeking a full time Registered Nurse Care Coordinator to join our team at our Cook and Tower locations.  The RN Care Coordinator works in collaboration and continuous partnership with chronically ill or “high- risk” patients and their family/caregiver(s), clinic/hospital/specialty providers and staff, and community resources. This position will operate at the top of their RN license by utilizing advanced clinical nursing skills with discretion and independence while also completing prescription refill requests. The RN Care Coordinator will have both face to face and indirect contact with patients of all ages.

RN Care Coordinator Responsibilities:

  • Serve as contact point, patient advocate, and informational resource for patient’s care team, family/caregiver(s), payers, and community resources
  • Cultivate and support primary care and specialty provider co-management with timely communication, inquiry, follow-up, and integration of information into the care plan regarding transitions-in-care and referrals
  • Assist with the identification of “high-risk” patients (the chronically ill and those with special health care needs), and add these to the patient registry (or flag in EMR)
  • Provides mentoring/coaching of other population health and care coordination team members and coach patients/families toward successful self-management of their chronic disease
  • Utilize tools and documents that support a guided care process, collaborate with patients/family toward an effective plan of care
  • Assess patient and family’s unmet health and social needs
  • Provide effective communication to improve health literacy
  • Develop a care plan based on mutual goals with patient, family, and provider’s emergency plan, medical summary, and ongoing action plan, as appropriate
  • Monitor patients adherence to plan of care and progress toward goals in a timely fashion, facilitate changes as needed
  • Create ongoing processes for patients/families to determine and request the level of care coordination team support desire over time
  • Complete Prescription Refill requests
  • Perform triage of patients presenting to facility or by phone as needed
  • Assist support staff with patient inquiries directly or in-directly utilizing phone, patient portal and EMR system
  • Ensure effective tracking of test results, medication management, and adherence to follow-up appointments

RN Care Coordinator Requirements:

  • Patient Care Focus
  • Team Centered Approach
  • Advanced clinical nursing skills to use discretion and independence while delivering care
  • Excellent Communication Skills
  • Organizational and Multi-Tasking Skills
  • Associate Degree in Registered Nursing with an active MN license
  • EMR or EHR experience
  • Three years of clinical experience working with chronic disease patients or related case management experience, five or more years preferred


  • 12 Annual Vacation Days
  • 12 Annual Sick Days
  • 6 Annual Holidays and 3 Personal Days
  • $2,000 Annual Dental Benefit
  • $50,000 Life Insurance Benefit
  • Health Insurance options through Blue Cross Blue Shield with HSA
  • Dependent Care Flex Spending Account
  • 403(b) Retirement Plan through RBC Wealth Management

To support our full time RNs we also supply:

  • CPR or BLS Certification
  • 4 Annual Continuing Education Days
  • $1,500 Annual Continuing Education Benefit
  • Covered License Renewal Costs

Join our team and make a difference in patient care!

Apply now by submitting a resume to hr@scenicrivershealth.org