Nurse Care Manager
Company: New Horizons of the Treasure Coast, Inc.
Posted on: January 7, 2022
The Nurse Care Manager provides comprehensive care management to
include but not limited to health promotion, transitional care from
inpatient to other settings, individual and family support and
referral to community and social support services. He/she assists
prescriber with screening and assessment for MAT services,
administers medication as prescribed, and monitors effects and side
Must possess a current Florida Registered Nurse license plus two
years nursing experience in chronic disease management/chronic
care. Certification preferred. Understanding of Recovery and
Resiliency and Harm Reduction. Must have a valid Florida Driver's
License with 6 points or less in the last 3 years. Excellent
written, verbal and listening communication skills.
Must be in good physical condition with no restrictions of
Must be able to apply CARE Techniques without limitations.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
1.0 Collaborates with physician and other team members in
identifying appropriate clients MAT program.
2.0 Conducts initial assessment of client's service needs to
include client goals, preferences and optimal clinical
3.0 Administers MAT medication as prescribed, monitors effects and
side effects and documents same. Willing to administer medication
in community as prescribed.
4.0 Collaborates with the team members in establishing a care
management plan to include assignment of health team roles and
responsibilities. Evaluates the effectiveness of the plan in
meeting established care goals; revises the plan as needed to
reflect changing needs, issues and goals.
5.0 Monitors individual health status and service use to determine
adherence to or variance from treatment guidelines.
6.0 Identifies and effectively utilizes community resources to meet
the needs of the client.
7.0 Collaborates with physicians, other healthcare team members
including inpatient facilities, the client's payer, and health
system administrators to facilitate care across the healthcare
continuum and optimize clinical and financial outcomes.
8.0 Maintains a working knowledge of payer requirements. Develops
collaborative working relationships with insurance case managers;
negotiates on behalf of client with third parties for
cost-effective, high quality services and to maximize the efficient
use of resources.
9.0 Develops reports and maintains databases on care managed
populations that indicate progress toward meeting outcomes for
client satisfaction, health status, service delivery and costs.
Keywords: New Horizons of the Treasure Coast, Inc., Palm Beach , Nurse Care Manager , Healthcare , Stuart, Florida
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