Health Link 914 RN Care Coordinator - The Helen Ross McNabb Center

The Helen Ross McNabb Center (www.mcnabbcenter.org) is a premier not-for-profit provider of behavioral health services.  The Center provides quality care and serves all ages in a continuum of prevention, early intervention, social, co-occurring, addiction, outpatient and crisis services. The Center is seeking motivated staff members that possess the ability to relate to individuals and families of varied ethnic and cultural backgrounds, ages, educational levels and economic circumstances with respect and dignity.  Excellent verbal, written and computer skills are necessary in order to work effectively and collaboratively with clients, collaborating agencies and community professionals, as well as, maintaining proper documentation. Clinical staff members must be able to take and pass without major modification a course in Handle with Care, which requires hands-on, physical components to ensure the safety of the clients and staff. Clinical staff members must possess reliable transportation, ability to acquire an F endorsement on driver's license, current car insurance, and willingness/ability to transport clients.

HRMC is an EOE. HRMC conducts Background Checks, Motor Vehicle Record Check, Degree Verification, and Drug Screens at hire. Employment is contingent upon clean drug screen, background check, and driving record. Additionally, certain programs are subject to TB Screening and/or Testing.  Bilingual applicants are encouraged to apply.

 

HRMC is currently seeking a qualified and enthusiastic professional for the following position:  Health Link 914 RN Care Coordinator.

 

*Job Requirements

Education/Knowledge: Associate/Bachelor of Nursing degree with course work or experience in the areas of cultural diversity, human development, primary care, etiology and treatment of mental illness, alcohol and drug abuse, physical and sexual abuse, suicide, and intellectual developmental delays. Must have Registered Nurse license valid in Tennessee.

Experience:  Associate/Bachelor degree from an accredited College/University. Experience in psychiatric nursing and acute care preferred. Must have the ability to present professionally, work within a team format, and have the mental ability to exercise sound, clinical judgment under pressure.  Must have the ability to communicate effectively (both oral and written) and possess good time management and organizational skills. Basic computer skills required; experience with electronic medical record (EMR) preferred. Experience with interdisciplinary collaboration and care coordination preferred.

Physical: Minimal exposure to biological hazards. Frequent exposure to unpleasant odors. Hearing of normal and soft tones. Close eye work. Lifting up to 50lbs. Pushing/pulling up to 250lbs. Frequent sitting, standing, walking, bending, stooping, and reaching. Required to be certified in and adequately implement verbal and physical de-escalation techniques that include a wide range of bodily movements including but not limited to grasping, holding another person, running, and walking. Physical de-escalation techniques will only be implemented at Helen Ross McNabb Center facilities, and not in community settings.

 

*Job Summary

The Health Link RN Care Coordinator is responsible for the clinical oversight of a minimum caseload of 250 patients. The HL RN Care Coordinator functions as the primary leader of all treatment teams, maintains contact with all external providers, coordinates medical care between providers (including external medical providers, specialists, pharmacy) and delegates care coordination, as clinically appropriate, to care coordinators. In addition, the HL RN Care Coordinator oversees the quality of HL services and ensures that quality metrics are being met. He/she will be responsible for providing health promotion, prevention and wellness management to patients. This position is also responsible for triaging medical phone calls, may require face to face triage as necessary to divert from ER, and is responsible for monitoring and coordinating post hospital care. The HL RN Care Coordinator will embrace the key values of clinical services: empowerment, normalization, rehabilitation, and continuity of care, as well as to adhere to HRMC policy and procedures.

 

All applications should be emailed to Jessi Scarborough