The Nurse Care Manager is responsible for the day to day oversight of the participants receiving medical/psychiatric services at the PROS program. Leads care management services and play a major role in the implementation of integrated health services at PROS.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty listed satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions unless this causes undue hardship to the agency.
Nursing oversight of the PROS program, including ongoing nursing assessments, as well as the implementation and evaluation of the following initiatives aimed at improving the mental health and physical health of participants in the PROS program.
Oversight of the above requires:
PROS staff and clinical meetings
Interdisciplinary case conferences
Education: RN, current NYS License and certification, and eligibility for full and unconditional participation in the Medicaid and Medicare programs are both required for hire and are conditions for maintaining employment in this position title.
Training and Experience: At least one year post RN licensure clinical nursing experience. Job Knowledge: Expertise in all aspects of nursing work with particular expertise in assessment and treatment for clients with serious mental illness. Familiar with primary care best practices.