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Part Time - Dialysis Coordinator (Discharge Planning /Education)

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Position Description

Looking for a job that will utilize your medical insurance and education skills with an emphasis on telephonic and  face-to-face patient interaction?
If you answered "YES" then we have the opportunity for you!
Patient Pathway is on a quest to find the newest member of our  Dialysis Coordinator  team for our Paterson, NJ area. Great opportunity for part time employment.
Patient Pathway is a new rapidly-growing team within DaVita, the nation's largest independent provider of kidney dialysis.  As an integral part of this team of individuals, you will serve as a coordinator/ liaison between patients, physicians, hospitals, clinics, and healthcare insurance providers.  We seek to utilize your knowledge base in patient education including medical insurance by connecting you via telephonic  and face-to-face with our patients, and allowing you to deal effectively with their unique and sometimes difficult situations. 
You have the opportunity to thrive in an inpendent, goal oriented work setting.  Your multitasking and communication  skills will be put to the test as you intercept and respond energetically to the requests of your multiple constituents.
Did we mention that you will have the benefit of witnessing your positive impact in the lives of our patients daily?
As a teammate with Patient Pathway you will enjoy the stability of working with a well established Fortune 200 company, while simultaneously experiencing daily impact in the lives of patients.  You can be confident that fulfillment within your position and career advancement opportunities will abound!


Let's face it…the world of healthcare is dynamic and moves at the speed of light. Unlike many healthcare companies in the market today, we acknowledge that our teammates are our most important asset and we want to help them to feel fulfilled in their careers.<?xml:namespace prefix = "o" />


When you join the DaVita Village, you're joining a winning team. Through our commitment to training, growth and quality we consistently achieve superior clinical outcomes while giving teammates the opportunity to excel in an award-winning environment that enables them to thrive both professionally and personally.

Here is what you can expect when you join our Village: 
  • A "community first, company second" culture based on Core Values that really matter.
  • Clinical outcomes consistently ranked above the national average.
  • Award-winning education and training across multiple career paths to help you reach your potential.
  • Performance-based rewards based on stellar individual and team contributions.
  • A comprehensive benefits package designed to enhance your health, your financial well-being and your future.
  • Dedication, above all, to caring for patients suffering from chronic kidney failure across the nation.    



Are you the one?
We are looking for candidates with the following qualifications:
  • High School Diploma or equivalent is required, Bachelors Degree strongly preferred
  • Strong communication and  customer service skills in telephonic and face-to-face interaction settings
  • Highly organized with strong time management skills
  • Strong work ethic and desire to serve our patients
  • Knowledge of Medical Insurance (Medicare/Medicaid/Commercial) preferred ***
  • Valid NJ  drivers license and ability to travel locally is a must ** within the Paterson, NJ area ** will cover two Hospitals and one telephonic
  • Part Time hours between 24 - 29hrs a week ; Must be able to work Monday - Fridayhours can be flexible * open to discuss*
  • Experience in educating patients or others is preferred
  • Experience with hospital settings is preferred
  • Dialysis experience is preferred ** not required
  • Experience with Word/Excel/Outlook 
Join us as we pursue our vision "To Build the Greatest Healthcare Community the World has Ever Seen."
Why wait? Explore a career with DaVita today.
Go to http://careers.davita.com to learn more or apply. 
To learn more about our Village and the world of dialysis, click here.

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DaVita is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.  As such, DaVita makes hiring decisions solely on the basis of qualifications and experience, and without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. 


We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing and background verification checks.


DaVita will consider qualified applicants who have criminal histories in a manner consistent with the law.

Position Summary

  • Job Title: Part Time - Dialysis Coordinator (Discharge Planning /Education)
  • Job Function: Other - Corporate Office
  • Location: 601 Hawaii St, Paterson, New Jersey