- This is managerial level health care coordination work planning, developing, reviewing, evaluating and coordinating the provision of health care services to patients in a district health center, or by contracted agencies to inmates in the City's correctional system. Employees in this class develop, implement and monitor policies, practices, standards and procedures and ensure the delivery of appropriate health services. Employees coordinate the daily operations and activities of a multi-disciplinary health services staff including medical, dental, nursing, technical, clerical and social services staff to ensure the efficient flow and quality of health services to patients, or supervise nursing and technical staff in the monitoring of inmate medical treatment plans to resolve problems and insure compliance with service standards. Coordination of health services with ambulatory specialty, and in-patient care staff at associated hospitals and contracted health service agencies and supervision of nursing and technical staff are significant aspects of the work. Work is performed under the general direction of an administrative superior.
(The following conditions must be met for a position to be allocated to this class.)
- health care coordination work planning, reviewing and coordinating the provision of health care to patients in a district health center ;or
- health care program compliance and coordination work, planning, reviewing, evaluating and monitoring the provision of health care to patients in the City's correctional system.