COVID Case Manager

Location
Fairfax, VA
Salary
Commensurate with education and experience.
Posted
Dec 04, 2021
Closes
Feb 23, 2022
Ref
STF10666
Industry
Education
Hours
Full Time
COVID Case ManagerThe George Mason University, Student Health Services Department invites applications for the COVID Case Manager position. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason's academic and culturally inclusive environment.About the Department:Student Health Services (SHS) provides health care services at George Mason University. SHS provides primary care services and health promotion to eligible students at George Mason University, including but not limited to initial and follow up assessment, history taking, physical exam of patients, utilization of differential diagnosis, appropriate interventions, consultations and referrals as indicated, and basic emergency treatment and stabilization. Staff provide services to faculty, staff, and visitors on an as needed basis. About the Position: The purpose of the COVID Case Manager is to promote excellence in patient care, and uphold standards of professionalism and the mission of Student Health Services. Responsibilities: Works in collaboration with SHS physicians and staff manage fully vaccinated, asymptomatic close contacts of COVID patients. This would involve:Maintaining/updating confidential excel documents of student COVID data (within scope of HIPPA/patient safety requirements);Serving as the primary Point of Care for Mason's potential COVID close contacts, initiating contact with students, educating on Mason's COVID procedures;Directing students to appropriate Mason resources depending on symptoms/initial intake discussion;Tracking students to ensure they have had appropriate COVID testing on Days 5-7 after exposure; andTracking test results (positive and negative).To provide non-medical support for residential students in isolation/quarantine:Assists students in handling non-medical support requests;Answering students' questions regarding Mason's COVID protocols; andCoordinates with Housing/Residence Life for any student pickups/deliveries.Mason Covid Health Check (MCHC):Monitor MCHC for positive responses for residential students;Call students with yellow/red to verify no errors;Add students to nursing triage column, if yellow/red is accurate; andDocument in MCHC database how the case was handled. Required Qualifications: Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience; Ability to work collaboratively in a team-oriented environment; andExperience with Excel spreadsheets. Preferred Qualifications:Experience and/or desire to work with diverse employee, student, or customer populations.

For full consideration, applicants must apply at https://jobs.gmu.edu/; complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, resume, and a list of three professional references with contact information.

"Great Careers Begin at Mason! George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in both academics and research. Mason holds a top U.S. News and World Report "Up and Coming" spot for national universities and is recognized for its global appeal and excellence in higher education. Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and over 135 countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Mason's diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create. If you are interested in joining the Mason family take a look at our current opportunities and catch some Mason spirit at jobs.gmu.edu/! George Mason University, Where Innovation is Tradition.New hires starting after August 15, 2021, must have received at least one COVID-19 vaccination by their start date, be fully vaccinated within 45 days of their start date, and submit documentary proof unless they have an approved medical or religious exemption by their start date. For updated George Mason University COVID-19 vaccination requirements, please visit George Mason University Vaccination Requirements."

George Mason University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to promoting inclusion and equity in its community. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or veteran status, or any characteristic protected by law.

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