Community Health Worker Coordinator - SMNJ in Newark, NJ at Prime Healthcare

Date Posted: 11/22/2020

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    111 Central Avenue
    Newark, NJ
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  • Experience:
    At least 3 year(s)
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Job Description

Responsibilities The Licensed Practical Nurse / Registered Nurse will be responsible for providing direct care to the patients of the Peter Ho clinic in the Community. The Nurse will also support the Medical Case Management team with resources, training, and performs the various steps of the Medical Case Management including coordination of care, patient auths, referrals and Re-evaluation of the patients’ needs/discharge and termination of cases and support. Maintains documentation in the EMR and CHAMP, educates and consults with service providers and consumers concerning HIV disease and the process of meeting consumers identified needs. The nurse’s primary responsibilities include triage with immediate, short term or routine intervention, immunizations, medication/prescription management, maintaining the flow of patient to the providers as well as discharge instructions with referrals. Th RN will be responsible for the coordination of laboratory services and results, maintenance of the electronic medical record including health maintenance.

Education and Work Experience

1. LPN or RN
2. Graduate from an accredited school of nursing with an active NJ State license.
3. Previous experience with EMR system
4. Must have minimum 3 years of Hospital and or case management experience 5. Previous Grant experience preferred
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