Dallas, TX US
Area of Interest:
Texas Health Organization for Physicians
Join a team where Helping Hands and Caring Hearts makes a difference! Texas Health Resources, One of FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to work for is dedicated to finding people to help us fulfill our commitment to make health care human again. We staff our exemplary hospital with health care professionals who approach every patient, every colleague, every physician and every family member with compassion. Come join us on our Journey as we rise to the next level.
Texas Health Physicians Group North Texas is seeking to hire a licensed Care Manager Registered Nurse to join the Care Coordination team.
The Care Manager is responsible for managing THPG’s primary care population for high risk and/or chronic illness patients via creation of pro-active care plans promoting effective education of red flags signs/symptoms and medications as well as self-management to improve patient engagement and adherence to PCP’s plan of care by facilitating access and timely healthcare delivery to achieve cost effective, optimal quality, and financial outcomes.
Graduate of a NLN (National League of Nursing) or CCNE (Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education) accredited nursing programs.
Associate Degree; BSN preferred.
RNs hired after January 2017 require completion of BSN within 2 years of start date.
RN license or compact license recognized by the Texas Board of Nursing Education. Valid drivers license.
3 years’ in care coordination, ambulatory resource management, or discharge planning with managed care population. Skilled nursing facility/home health experience preferred.
Complete BioPsychoSocial assessments in PCP EMR identifying and addressing barriers to PCP plan of care adherence with focus on gaps in care and patient goals.
Conduct patient interviews via clinic face-to-face encounters and/or telephonic contacts documenting interventions and outcomes in PCP EMR.
Assigned to 5-6 PCP clinics in East Dallas, Rockwall, Sunnyvale, Forney, Kaufman area with expectation to travel to one each day.
• Practiced in and knowledge of Medicare Advantage and Commercial programs and benefits preferred. • Chronic disease management of diverse patient populations and/or experience in health coaching. • Excellent time management skills with ability to prioritize tasks effectively and efficiently.
Texas Health Resources is one of the largest faith-based, nonprofit health care delivery systems in the United States and the largest in North Texas in terms of patients served.
Texas Health has 25 acute-care and short-stay hospitals that are owned, operated, joint-ventured or affiliated with the system. It has more than 3,800 licensed beds, more than 21,100 employees of fully-owned/operated facilities plus 1,400 employees of consolidated joint ventures, and counts more than 5,500 physicians with active staff privileges at its hospitals.
At Texas Health, we strive to create an atmosphere of respect, integrity, compassion and excellence for all who come in contact with us, be they patients or our employees. We are committed to diversity in our workforce, and our mission to serve spreads across ethnic, cultural, economic and generational boundaries. We invite you to join us in furthering your career through our accomplishments and philosophy of excellence.