Patient Advocate Jobs in Chicago, Illinois
The Patient Advocate maintains patient rights by educating patients; responding to patient and patient family complaints; resolving patient issues; reporting unresolved issues. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Welcomes new patients and provides them with clinic information and resources (i.e., transportation, reduced prescriptions). Presents the Center’s patient rights philosophy to patients...
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$22,880.00 - $70,000.00
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Maintains patient rights by educating patients; responding to patient and patient family complaints; resolving patient issues; reporting unresolved issues.
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Presents the hospital's patient rights philosophy to patients by visiting with them; introducing them to the patient right's brochure; confirming their understanding of who to contact with questions or concerns.
Enhances patient advocacy and hospital reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.
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