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Outpatient RN Case Manager El Paso

El Paso, TX 79901
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  • Job Code
    858639

Challenge brings out the best in us. It also attracts the best. That's why you'll find some of the most amazingly talented people in health care here. Bring your skills and talents to a role where you'll have the opportunity to make an impact on a huge scale. This is the place to do your life's best work.(sm)

 

The primary responsibility of the Out Patient Case Manager is to identify, screen, track, monitor and coordinate the care of patients with multiple co-morbidities and/or psychosocial needs and develop a case management plan of care. They will interact and collaborate with interdisciplinary care team and act as an advocate for members and their families linking them to other members of the care team to help them gain knowledge of their disease process and to identify community resources for continued growth toward the maximum level of independence.  The Case Manager performs telephonic and face to face assessments. 

 

Please note: This is primarily an office based position that will require travel throughout greater El Paso market visiting patients in their home or facilities.

 

Primary Responsibilities:  

  • Conducts initial assessments within designated timeframes on patients identified as having complex case management needs (assessment areas include clinical, behavioral, social, environment and financial)
  • Collaborates effectively with integrated care team to establish an individualized plan of care for members.  The integrated care team includes physicians, case managers, referral coordinators, pharmacists, social workers, and other disease educators.  Develops interventions to assist the member in meeting short and long term plan of care goals 
  • Engage patient, family, and caregivers to assure that a well-coordinated treatment plan is established
  • Prioritize care needs, set goals and develop an initial plan of care that also addresses gaps and/or barriers to care and uses evidence-based practice as the foundation
  • Make outbound calls to assess member health status, identify gaps or barriers in treatment plans
  • Educate members on disease process or acute condition
  • Participates in the development of appropriate QI processes, establishing and monitoring indicators
  • Perform comprehensive assessments and document findings in a concise/comprehensive manner that is compliant with documentation requirements and Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) regulations

 

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Posted: 2020-03-25 Expires: 2020-04-25

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