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Nurse Case Manager

Company: 1199SEIU Funds
Location: New York
Posted on: May 15, 2024

Job Description:

Responsibilities

--- Provide comprehensive telephonic case management to targeted population who are identified with chronic diseases, as well as medically complex members referred for outreach. Develop a tailored plan of care that supports the needs of the members, influences adherence to treatment, assist with discharge planning as needed and care coordination to ensure optimal outcomes

--- Apply nationally recognized clinical evidence-based guidelines and best practices approach to identify and address gaps in care

--- Communicate effectively with members, physicians, and providers; facilitate, advocate, and educate on the disease process; be a liaison and provide referrals to other departments and programs as needed

--- Use of information technology; navigate within care management application and document management systems and maintain accurate documentation of case management assessment, planning, goals and interventions.

--- Act as a Subject Matter Expert based on particular disease management areas of expertise: facilitate ongoing staff training, provide information regarding medications updates and continued education

--- Interpret reports, understand trends and target specific high risk population, provide recommendations, generate outcomes.

--- Promote active members involvement regarding their health care management and ability in navigating health care delivery systems in order to preserve benefit resources

--- Authorize vendor services using clinically proven criteria to make consistent care decisions

--- Identify and problem solve issues with appropriate services to ensure positive member outcomes utilizing cost efficient covered services

--- Responsible for abiding by and supporting the care management programs in order to ensure quality and efficient clinical operations

--- Use industry criteria, benefit plan design, clinical knowledge, and critical thinking to assess, plan and provide, ongoing coordination and management of service delivery through an integrated case management approach

--- Participation in Fund wide clinical events and Health Fairs

--- Perform additional duties and projects as assigned by management

Qualifications

--- Valid New York State Registered Nurse (RN) required

--- Minimum three (3) years Medical/Surgical experience plus a minimum of two (2) years Case Management/Disease Management experience required

--- BSN and Certification in Case Management a plus

--- Knowledge of HEDIS, NCQA, QARR a plus

--- Strong knowledge of Clinical evidence-based guidelines, industry standard Utilization Management criteria (Milliman Care Guidelines), Medicare and coverage guidelines, health claims processing, medical coding

--- Excellent verbal and written communication skills, problem-solving, clinical assessment, care planning skills, and independent decision-making capability

--- Computer and organizational skills required, ability to manage competing priorities, multi-task with results oriented outcomes and work in a fast paced environment. Intermediate skills of Microsoft Office systems preferred.

Keywords: 1199SEIU Funds, New York , Nurse Case Manager, Healthcare , New York, New York

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