Patient Advocate Jobs in Kansas
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Define success on your terms At AseraCare, we’ve become one of the nation’s leading providers of primary, palliative, and hospice care services because of people like you. That’s why we’re so committed to your success. You choose your path and goals, and we work with you to help you find the perfect opportunity. You make outstanding care a reality, and we make sure your efforts are recognized and...
The Erickson Advantage Care Coordinator supports the goals and objectives of the Erickson Advantage Health Plan. Through identifying and evaluating health plan members at risk for, or experiencing, adverse health events and chronic disease, the Care Coordinator will provide appropriate and necessary interventions to ensure that the member is receiving maximum benefit from health services in a cost...
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$22,880.00 - $70,000.00
Typical Salary for Patient Advocate in Kansas
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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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Resolves complaints by listening to patients and their families; directing them to a physician or supervisor; helping them present facts to the hospital representative; developing acceptable resolutions; following-up on outcomes.
Improves quality results by studying, evaluating, and re-designing patient complaint processes; implementing changes.
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