IHH Registered Nurse Care Manager

Posted: 
10 January, 2019
Prerequisites: 
Registered Nurse Licensure in Iowa

 

IHH RN Care Manager

Integrated Health Home Nurse Manager functions collaboratively with the IHH Team and the other disciplines to provide and enhance patient care. The IHH Nurse proactively strives to maintain and improve quality outcomes. The IHH Nurse Manager is responsible for facilitating patient care, anticipating patient care needs, individualizing patient care and adjusting or modifying the nursing plan of care as appropriate.

Job Duties

 

Synthesize information from treatment records, risk stratification, and other sources to assess program enrollees.  Applies evidence-based clinical guidelines for behavioral and physical health issues

Collaborate with Health Home Team and treating providers in developing and implementing care coordination plan to address treatment barriers for each high-risk member

Maintain HIPAA compliance and adhere to all company policies

Monitor the high-risk care coordination plan and facilitate care and communication amongst treating behavioral and physical providers

Develop symptom response and crisis plans, ensuring more appropriate use of physician visits rather than emergency room and hospital admissions

Promote patient’s health and ensure that all personal health goals are included in person-centered care management plans

Provide health education to patients on preventing and managing chronic conditions using evidence-based sources

Support day to day collaboration between physical health and behavioral health provider

Understand and Implement Population Management strategies

*List of duties is not intended to be all-inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties and responsibilities at anytime by the supervisor.

 

Positions Requirements

 

Education/Experience:

Applicable Iowa State RN Licensure

BLS Certification - Required

2 years experience and/or training in complex case management and disease management

 

Knowledge/Skills:

Working knowledge of computer software and electronic health record systems

Knowledge of, and experience in working with adults with mental illness and children with serious emotional disturbances.

 

Other Requirement:

Valid Drivers’ License, with good driving record

Valid Auto Insurance

Extensive Background Check, also Dependent Adult and Child Abuse registries, Sex Offender registry, and Criminal History Check

 

*The statements in each section of this description are not intended to be all-inclusive.  They represent typical elements and criteria considered necessary to perform the job successfully.

All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran, or disability status.