Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Transitional Care

Job Ref
Nursing & Patient Support
Job Family
Nursing Support / Patient Care
Transitional Care
Community Hospital North

7150 Clearvista Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46256
United States

Day Job
8:00am - 4:30pm
Job Location
The Transitional Care Coordinator - LPN position is located in Indianapolis, Indiana.

Job Duties
  • The Transitional Care Coordinator – LPN follows predetermined high risk for readmission patients after discharge using an evidence based care coordination approach.
  • Coordinates with a multidisciplinary team in order to provide services that will help interrupt patterns of frequent acute hospital or emergency department use and health status decline.
  • Supports the objective and goals of Accountable Care.

Experience in medical office or healthcare setting preferred.

Graduate of a recognized accredited school of practical nursing, or Graduate from a non-accredited school of practical nursing with three years related professional nursing experience.

Valid Indiana Licensed Practical Nurse license.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Flexibility for ever changing priorities.
  • Comfort with an independent role.
  • Understanding of the healthcare system and its component parts, including sites of care, delivery models, and the role of various providers and healthcare professionals, as well as, complex care positions and roles.
  • Demonstrated ability in handling patient confidentiality.
  • Ability to work with peers in a team situation.
  • Ability to collaborate and facilitate relationships and consensus among the patient, family, and multidisciplinary providers from many different disciplines.

Keywords: Licensed Practical Nursing, LPN, transitional care, accountable care, complex care

Ranked among the nation's most integrated healthcare systems, Community Health Network is Central Indiana's leader in providing convenient access to exceptional healthcare services, where and when patients need them – in hospitals, health pavilions and doctor's offices, as well as workplaces, schools and homes. Exceptional care, simply delivered.

Community is a non-profit health system that is deeply committed to the communities we serve with more than 200 sites of care and affiliates throughout Central Indiana. Guided by our PRIIDE Values – Patients First, Relationships, Integrity, Innovation, Dedication and Excellence – our team of caregivers is committed to providing an exceptional experience with every life we touch.

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