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Patient Advocate 40 hours Days

Job ID: 2205027085 Date posted: 08/18/2022 Facility: Saint Vincent Hospital
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Saint Vincent Hospital offers a whole new experience in health care. By combining our advanced, state-of-the-art facility with our commitment to providing the best quality of life to the many members of our Worcester community. Saint Vincent Hospital excels at offering the best care in a friendly atmosphere. From our advanced heart and vascular services, to our comprehensive orthopedics and rehabilitation programs, our robust surgical facility including our Da Vinci robotic surgery and Cyberknife technology, to our comfortable and compassionate women & infants programs - you don't have to travel far for high-quality health care: We're right here, in the heart of Worcester.

Summary

The Patient Advocate serves at the Human Rights Officer for the facility and also assist hospital leadership in ensuring that patient and family issues are managed appropriately. This includes appropriate reporting internally and to regulatory agencies as required.

Responsibilities
Communicates with patients and patient families, liaison with clinical staff.

Onboarding Process: Please be advised that candidates must successfully complete a background check and pre-employment health screening which includes a drug screen.

    Education
    Required:
    Bachelors degree in related field

    Experience
    Required:
    2 years in education, social services and/or healthcare administration/support

    Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicant’s or employee’s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
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