Nurse Care Manager - Primary Medicine Clinic

  • Truman Medical Centers
  • Kansas City, MO, USA
  • Jul 09, 2020
Assistant/Support Nursing

Job Description

If you want to work where the action is, Truman Medical Centers/University Health (TMC/UH) is the place for you. Known as “Kansas City’s Essential Hospital,” TMC/UH is the safety net healthcare system for Jackson County/Kansas City. We are an academic medical center, serving as the primary teaching institution for the UMKC Schools of Medicine, Nursing, Dentistry, and Pharmacy. A 547-bed, not-for-profit health system, TMC/UH delivers the highest-quality medical care for our patients, with compassion, empathy, and unparalleled dedication to service. During the 2020 pandemic, we also stepped forward as a regional leader in COVID care and testing. TMC/UH is comprised of three campuses:     TMC/UH Heath Sciences District is located in downtown Kansas City, Missouri. The Health Sciences District represents a robust academic community, leading the forefront of biomedical research and cutting edge technology. Partnered with UMKC and Children’s Mercy Hospital, Truman Medical Centers serves as the cornerstone in educating the next generation of healthcare practitioners. As a Level 1 Trauma Center, we’re a leader in Emergency Medicine and Critical Care, with world-class expertise in chronic disease management and women’s services, including high-risk maternity care. The Health Sciences District is also home to the University Health building , TMC’s beautiful specialty outpatient clinics and day-surgery center. We will soon open University Health 2, which will house all of our primary care and women’s care clinics.      TMC/UH Lakewood is located between Kansas City and Lee’s Summit, Missouri, offering residents of Eastern Jackson County access to a modern community hospital with a continuum of outpatient services designed to meet the needs of families.  TMC/UH Lakewood specializes in high-risk maternal and child care, and serves as one of the few Kansas City metro area institutions accredited by The Joint Commission in Orthopedics and Palliative Care. It also is home to a 188-bed, fully accredited long-term care center.   TMC/UH Behavioral Health is the KC metro area’s largest, most comprehensive provider of mental health services. The Healing Canvas Building, located in Kansas City’s vibrant Crossroads Arts District, is its epicenter, providing a broad list of outpatient services. We also offer psychiatric inpatient care, and we deliver therapeutic services through our community outreach clinics. We are a leader in the Trauma-Informed Care Movement, and provide training, coaching and consulting to outside organizations.   The Nurse Care Manager (NCM) is responsible for lateral integration of care across all settings in which health care is delivered to his/her assigned patients. Through the assimilation and application of evidence-based information, the NCM designs, implements, and evaluates client treatment plans by coordinating, delegating and participating in the care provided by the health care team. The NCM is responsible for working with the health care system to promote an environment that will empower his/her assigned patients to manage their illness(es) and achieve optimal outcomes.  In addition, the NCM will provide and manage care, and assist in the tracking of healthcare outcomes for his/her Health Home enrollees.    To see what it's like to work at TMC, check out our video below.  Come Join Us!!     Required Skills Minimum Requirements BSN or the equivalent in a combination of an ADN and relevant experience Current Missouri License as a Registered Nurse Minimum of three (3) years experience working in a healthcare setting Excellent written and verbal communication skills Must be able to read and speak the English language Proficient in Word, Excel and Power Point Current BCLS If driving is a requirement for the employee, he/she must meet the requirements specified in the Fleet Driving Safety and Compliance Policy and must continue to meet these requirements as a condition of employment   Preferred Requirements: Community service experience Multi-language skills Job Location Health Sciences District - Kansas City, Missouri, United States Position Type Full-Time/Regular Shift Schedule 8:00AM - 4:30PM Apply

Schedule

8:00AM - 4:30PM

Employment Type

Full-Time/Regular