Avera Health, Sioux Falls, SD
CRP AMG Coordinated Care
Monday-Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm; 80hrs/2wks
JOB SUMMARY: The nurse case manager has a dual role. He/she will be responsible for supporting the management of complex obstetrical patients using effective education, self-management support, and timely health care delivery.The nurse case manager will also support patients with chronic disease for specific AMG primary care practices to expand the availability of Coordinated Care. This will include developing and monitoring obstetrical and chronic care management processes and support clinical care teams with these efforts.It will also include identifying the high acuity obstetric patient population and working to ensure care coordination for this patient population.The position involves some patient triage.The nurse case manager will work with the Enterprise Care Coordination leadership and medical director (lead physician) of the practices to develop this position to best serve the needs of the patient panel of the obstetric and primary care teams.This individual will work closely with the VP of Care coordination and others to support the development, maintenance, and reporting of quality measures within the medical home model. This registered nurse will demonstrate performance consistent with professional standards of practice, care, and the Nurse Practice Act.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
·Graduate from a CCNE or NLN accredited nursing program is strongly preferred. Graduate from an approved nursing program is acceptable.
·Bachelor's degree in nursing preferred.
·A minimum of 3 years of clinic nursing experience in care of obstetrical patients required. Five or more years of clinic nursing experience preferred.
·Case Management and/or homecare experience preferred.
·Bilingual Spanish preferred.
CERTIFICATION, LICENSURE, and/or REGISTRATIONS:
·Licensed as a Registered Nurse in the State of SD and meeting the requirements of Multi-state licensure required.
·This position requires a valid driver's license and that the employee is insurable by the Avera Health automobile liability insurance carrier.
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