Certified Nurse Case Manager - Bilingual

Employer
Absolutecare
Location
Greenbelt, MD
Posted
Oct 13, 2017
Closes
Oct 16, 2017
Function
Management, Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job DescriptionAre you looking for an exciting position with a new innovative medical center? AbsoluteCARE of Baltimore could be your answer; it is a Chronic Care Patient-Centered Medical Center in Greenbelt, Maryland. We are searching for a dynamic Certified Nurse (RN) Case Manager with experience with the Baltimore City population to help coordinate care and manage a population of patients in a team-based modelA cents € "a Chronic Care Patient-Centered Medical Home. The Certified Nurse Case Manager must be comfortable with and have experience managing a complex patient base and be familiar with Greenbelt, MD both with its population as well as its geography. The Certified Nurse Case Manager will be a key member in the full multi-disciplinary team working in collaboration with a multitude of other medical personnel, in order to help patients become healthier and lower their unnecessary medical utilization. They will be responsible for following patients through the whole care continuum including helping navigate different transitions of care. The Certified Nurse Case Manager works with patients, the member's family, and providers (both within AbsoluteCARE, as well as coordinating care with providers outside AbsoluteCARE) to help reduce preventable ER visits and hospitalizations. The Certified Nurse Case Manager is responsible for developing a plan of care for the member, in conjunction with the providers and the whole multi-disciplinary team. This includes working with the patients very closely to address different clinical gaps in care and alleviating non-clinical social barriers to care.Duties and ResponsibilitiesProvides face-to-face and telephonic Case Management services to assigned members;Develops and implements an individualized plan of care for each member;Communicates and participates with the entire AbsoluteCARE multi-disciplinary team;Coordinates with the member, family, and caregivers to help resolve barriers to care;Evaluates member/family strengths, health behaviors, and resources;Intervenes with at-risk members to avoid unnecessary hospitalizations;Successfully collaborates with member and family to assure comprehension of available resources;Considers member/family physical, educational, and financial resources;Other duties as required, including but not limited to cross-coverage of other office functions. QualificationsRegistered Nurse (RN)Preferred BilingualCurrently licensed as an RN in the State of Maryland.Three (3) years related experience in Case ManagementExtensive knowledge of population, geography, and resourcesThe requirement for excellent interpersonal and communications skills cannot be over emphasized.Experience working with psychosocially and medically complex patientsMust be able to work as part of a multidisciplinary team with constant collaboration within and across provider teams.Must be a creative and innovative self-starter to help solve patient's problemsMeet deadlines and manage multiple priorities.Effectively adapt and respond to a complex, fast-paced, and results-oriented environmentKnowledge and experience using Electronic Medical Records and ability to analyze and leverage their reporting capabilities is a significant advantage.Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, and Excel)Handle confidential health care information following all HIPAA guidelines BENEFITSMedical/Dental/Vision InsuranceFree Life Insurance (up to 50 K)Free Short Term DisabilityFree Long Term DisabilityPaid Time Off Plan401k Plan with discretionary matchGrowing company with opportunities for personal and professional growthFree garage parking 24/7/365Friendly staff in a very pleasant work environmentLatest technology Company DescriptionAbsoluteCARE provides comprehensive primary health care to adolescents (16 years and older) and adult patients. Our comprehensive approach is specifically geared towards care for health, wellness and prevention. Our practice specializes in the management of chronic conditions such as diabetes, hypertension, COPD, heart disease, congestive heart failure and asthma.We aim for the highest quality and most cost effective medical and wellness care in a private setting that offers comprehensive medical, laboratory, pharmacy, radiology, nutrition, educational and support services. AbsoluteCARE provides Compassionate, Confidential, Comprehensive and Culturally-Effective Care for Patients and their Families.