Description: Hiring a Nurse Manager for a premier provider of healthcare services for the underserved population. The Nurse Manager will work as a care manager in the disease management model addressing condition-specific patient education needs and all best practice supported clinical diagnostic interventions. The Nurse Manager will provide clinical supervision for new disease/care management initiatives across the organization.
Provide clinical supervision for new disease / care management initiatives
Actively participates in the expansion of the telemedicine and virtual visit access model
Work as a care manager in the disease management model addressing condition-specific patient education needs and all best practice supported clinical diagnostic interventions
Provide clinical education and supervision for medical assistant staff
Work collaboratively with case management and health education to effectively coordinate care as directed by the primary care medical staff
Implement orders for specific interventions as indicated by the medical staff
Reach out and engage homeless people with respect to their health status, substance abuse and social service problems;
Assess the physical and psychosocial needs of the patient;
Take a complete history of individual and family members;
Make referrals to primary care provider for chronic or episodic care;
Administer immunizations, tuberculosis tests, monitor medication;
Advise and educate clients about their physical and mental health, self-care, prevention strategies, and use of medical resources;
Work in nontraditional environments, e.g., non-clinic settings.
New York State Registered Nurse License.
Commitment to vulnerable and disadvantaged populations.
Experience with homeless patients or other vulnerable populations with healthcare and management expertise in a multi-service, community-based FQHC.
Flexible and able to work in nontraditional setting.
Associated topics: admin, assistant director, care manager, chief, cno, critical care, line, nmh, nurse manager, nursing manager
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