Nurse Care Manager
Summary of Position:
The Be Healthy Partnership (ACO) located in Springfield, MA is looking for a Nurse Care Manager (Full Time, Day Shift) to work within their existing practice as part of a team-based care delivery model.
The Nurse Care Manager provides quality patient centered care. Identifies patients who will benefit from coordination of care and initiates the care management processes in a quality focused, cost-effective manner across the continuum of care. The Nurse Care Manager uses a collaborative approach to providing quality patient care, while simultaneously working with physicians and clinical and administrative leadership to design and implement disease management protocols.
The Nurse Care Manager has a solid understanding of care management including disease management, preventive care and outreach work. They would create population based management strategies and processes that help patients manage their health care needs and foster high quality and cost-effective care throughout their Health Center.
The Nurse Care Manager would also supervise the daily activities of the Care Coordinator and the Community Health Worker to assure that job responsibilities are completed in a timely and efficient manner.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Education and/or Work Experience Requirements:
Core Skills and Competencies:
· Ability to safely and successfully perform the essential job functions consistent with the ADA, FMLA and other federal, state and local standards, including meeting qualitative and/or quantitative productivity standards.
· Ability to maintain regular, punctual attendance consistent with the ADA, FMLA and other federal, state and local standards
· Must be able to talk, listen and speak clearly on telephone
· Must be able to use a computer workstation, viewing a CRT
About Be Healthy Partnership (ACO)
The Be Healthy Partnership is an alliance between Baystate, Baycare, Caring Health Center, and Health New England focusing on delivering high quality of care for the Medicaid population. The primary focus of this alliance is to improve the health and lives of our ACO members, as well as to control rising costs of care by implementing innovative delivery system changes that proactively meet the complex needs of our patients, including efforts to manage their behavioral and social needs in addition to their medical care.