Clinical Nurse Case Manager - Palliative Care Program

Location
Houston, Texas
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Oct 08, 2021
Closes
Nov 08, 2021
Ref
157055
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

JOB SUMMARY:    

The Clinical Nurse Case Manager (CNCM) facilitates the collaborative interdisciplinary process of case management encompassing assessment, planning, facilitation, care coordination, evaluation appropriate to the scope of licensure.  The CNCM advocates for options and services to meet the patients and familys comprehensive health needs through communication and available resources to promote quality cost-effective outcomes for the identified patient population.

The CNCM participates in quality improvement activities, exemplifies professionalism, and promotes a customer-friendly environment by utilizing ServiceFIRST behaviors in interactions with patients, families, and staff members.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:   
1.Education/Licensure/Specialized Training:

a.Education:Graduation from an accredited school of Nursing with a Bachelors degree in Nursing preferred.

b.   Licensure/Certification:
i.Licensed to practice nursing in the State of Texas.
ii.Related specialty certification required within two years of employment.

2.  Work Experience: 
i.Two (2) years experience as RN in appropriate to area assigned;
ii.One (1) year experience in Case Management, Quality Management, Coding or Discharge Planning preferred. 

3.Management/Experience: One (1) year leadership experience preferred.

4.Equipment Operated: PC and typical medical equipment related to job duties.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: 

1.Communication Skills:
Above Average Verbal (Heavy Public Contact)
Exceptional Verbal (e.g., Public Speaking)     
Bilingual Skills Required:      No    Language(s): Spanish preferred
Writing /Composing:       (Correspondence/ Reports)

2.Other Skills:
Analytical,  Medical Terms,  Mathematics, PC, Word Proc.     

3.Work Schedule:  
Weekends, Holidays, Flexible, Travel, On Call

Benefits and EEOC

Harris Health System benefits program is designed to provide you with more flexibility and choices in meeting your specific needs. Harris Health System benefits program allows you to protect your income in case of illness, death and disability, and to help you save for retirement.

It is the policy of Harris Health System to provide equal opportunity for all applicants for employment regardless political affiliation, race, color, national origin, age, sex, religious creed or disability. Applicants may request any reasonable accommodation(s) to participate in the application process.

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