Nurse Case Manager
University Code 21111 University Title Case Manager 1 University Job Family Health Sciences ORP Eligible No For more information on ORP, visit: Retirement Plans
Recruitment Pool All Applicants Recruitment Type Multi Title Scope of Search Regional Working Title Nurse Case Manager Position Number 589640 Position Type Staff Job Status Full-Time FLSA Indicator Exempt Employee Group University Employee Department Pediatrics Organizational Overview
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Position Primary Purpose and General Responsibilities
To case manage the delivery of quality services through the application of case management/care management principles in a community based model for children with special health care needs ( CSHCN ) which is family centered, culturally competent, and coordinated within a comprehensive integrated system of care.
Minimum Hiring Standards
Assessment Skills: Able to assess and navigate complex system issues to access community resources and interventions for achievement of optimal goals for families and their children with special health care needs ( CSHCN ). Utilize Case Management/Care Management skills, experience, and knowledge of complex conditions of CSHCN, their families and the systems issues that they encounter, is able to quickly identify and prioritize problems and appropriate interventions to quickly decrease their acuity level.
Verbal Communication/Interpersonal Skills: Must effectively communicate electronically via the internet, telephone and face-to-face with internal and external customers. These contacts may involve difficult communications that require resourcefulness and understanding of community resources and services. Must be able to make presentations to small and large groups. Must be skilled in conflict resolution.
Assertiveness: A willingness to be persistent to advocate for the needs of CSHCN within the VCUHS,
community, and State. An ability to advocate for the needs of the client when
faced with challenges. Able to demonstrate and mentor for clients, staff, and peers successful problem solving skills, negotiation skills and conflict management. Analytical ability/Problem solving Skills: An ability to relate and compare data from different sources to resolve complex human problems that require the use of considerable judgment and a professional level of knowledge. Able to demonstrate leadership in complex case management and the achievement of optimal outcomes. Leadership: Able to demonstrate leadership in complex case management and the achievement of improved outcomes for the population served. Able to mentor case management role and responsibilities as a change agent involving clients, systems, and the community.
Flexibility: Must be able to adapt to changes in work roles and expectations in order to accomplish client/department goals.
Written communication: Must be able to communicate information in writing that is clear and understandable to others. Able to utilize computer as a resource to achieve this skill. Experience with data collection and interpretation including the use of databases and spread sheets.
Preferred Hiring Standards
Certification in Case Management within two years of employment.
Experience in Care Coordination.
Valid driver’s license & vehicle required. Bilingual skills are helpful.
Required Licenses/ Certifications
Graduate of an accredited nursing program.
Current RN licensure in Virginia or eligible.
License: Unrestricted & current license to practice as a Registered Nurse, by the State Board of Nursing of the Commonwealth of Virginia.
Anticipated Hiring Range $55,000 -$65,000 Application Process/Additional Information Campus MCV Campus Hours/Week 40 Normal Work Days/Hours M-F Job Open Date 10/05/2020 Posting will close on or before Open Until Filled Yes Job Category Is this a restricted position? Yes Is this position eligible to participate in alternative work arrangements? No Sensitive Position Yes- A pre-employment fingerprint background check will be required. Resource Critical No Quick Link http://www.vcujobs.com/postings/100973 Posting Specific Questions
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Optional & Required Documents
Required Documents Optional Documents
- Cover Letter/Letter of Application
- Curriculum Vitae (CV)