Avera Registered Nurse - Case Manager in Yankton, South Dakota

Contact Information

Contact: Sara Kortan Email: sara.kortan@avera.org

Job Details

RN Required

**Job Summary:

  • The nurse clinical case manager supports patient care navigation in the clinic setting

  • Manage care for the patients of the primary care practice to promote effective education, self-management support, and timely health care delivery which will include developing and monitoring care management processes and support primary clinical teams with these efforts.

  • Identify the high acuity patient population and work to ensure care coordination for this patient population; some patient triage is involved.

  • Work with the clinic leadership and medical director (lead physician) of the practice to develop this position to best serve the needs of the patient panel and the primary care teams; work closely with the AMG Director of Patient Care Coordination/Medical Home and others to support the development, maintenance, and reporting of quality measures within the medical home model.

**Education and Experience:

  • Graduate from a CCNE or NLN accredited nursing program is strongly preferred. Graduate from an approved nursing program is acceptable.

  • Bachelor's degree in nursing preferred.

  • A minimum of 3 years of Clinic Nursing experience required. Five or more years of experience preferred.

  • Case Management and/or homecare experience preferred.

  • Bilingual Spanish preferred**

**Certification, Licensure, and/or Registrations:

  • Licensed as a Registered Nurse in the State of SD and/or meeting the requirements of Multi-state licensure required. **

  • This position requires that the employee is insurable by the Avera Health automobile liability insurance carrier**

Requisition Number: 1804220

Facility: Avera Sacred Heart - Pavillion, Yankton, SD

Department: Coordinated Care

Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Day Shift

Hours: 8am-5pm; 80hrs/2wks