Saratoga County Chamber of Commerce
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Job Title.
   Nurse Care Manager (LPN)
Short Description of the Job.
   Exciting New Position!
Complete Description of the Job.
   PROGRAM: Care Management Crisis Team JOB TITLE: Nurse Care Manager (LPN) MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Licensed Practical Nurse with one year of care management experience. An LPN without care management experience may be considered based upon additional relevant experience. In addition to clinical expertise, the candidate should possess excellent communication and problem-solving skills and must know how the health care system works, including regulations and resource availability. Must be computer and Excel proficient and able to learn medical/care management software platforms. Experience with non-profits preferred. A vehicle, valid NY State Driver's License and a driving record acceptable to the TSA automotive program are required. PERSONAL REQUIREMENTS: The Nurse Care Manager must be dependable, have a keen attention to detail, demonstrate flexibility, and adaptability. The candidate must bring an understanding of the clinical process of assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation to the process of care management. Excellent communication and organizational skills are vital. Must work well independently and as part of a team. High standards of professional ethics and confidentiality are essential. SCOPE: The Nurse Care Manager reports to the TSA Care Management Program Director. JOB DESCRIPTION: Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following: Provides community-based support to individuals on an as-needed basis but does not carry a primary caseload Provides short-term intensive support to individuals recently discharged from the hospital and/or ED Ensures recent discharges receive and take prescribed medications, attend follow-up appointments, and effectively manage their post-discharge needs Assesses individuals, who present in the community, as being in crisis Develops strategies to assist individuals to meet their needs while preventing avoidable ED usage and/or hospitalization Coordinates services for individuals, identified by care managers and community partners, as being in need of additional supports around recent acute illness, injury, or symptoms Communicates with community partners Identifies individuals in need or potentially in need of crisis stabilization services Ensures that identified individuals are assessed and provided with wrap around supports to prevent avoidable ED usage and/or hospitalizations Tracks and reports necessary project data elements Other duties as assigned TSA offers a generous benefit package which includes: Health, Dental, Vision, Life Insurances, 403(b), Vacation, Sick and Personal Times Come work for a Times Union Top Workplace 2017!
Job Category.
Job Level.
   Mid Career
Position Type.
   Full Time
For More Information Contact.
   Brendan Myers, HR & Corporate Compliance Coordinat
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Employer Info.
   Transitional Services Association, Inc.
127 Union Street
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
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