Registered Nurse Case Manager

Klamath Tribal Health & Family Services   Chiloquin, OR   Full-time     Nursing
Posted on June 8, 2024

Registered Nurse Case Manager Step Range: 37 ($79,876) – 56 ($140,064) Full Benefits Regular - Full-Time Position located in Chiloquin, Oregon. The RN Case Manager works collaboratively with providers and other members of the health care team to improve the health of patients with chronic conditions or complex needs. This position educates patients and families to help them manage their health care needs. The RN Case Manager facilitates communication, coordinates services, addresses barriers, and promotes optimal allocation of resources while balancing clinical quality and cost management. The RN Case Manager works for the KTHFS Wellness Center within a scope aligned with the Primary Care Clinical Program initiatives. Patient interactions may be in person, by telephone, or other electronic means.

MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES 1. Identifies patients who meet established criteria for care management (e.g. HgA1c > 8, elevated LDL and/or blood pressure, Mental Health Integration referral, complex resource needs). 2. Manage panel acute and chronic care needs as well as health maintenance, meeting clinic expectation for health maintenance standards. 3. Maintain accurate, complete, timely and professional documentation in health records. Documentation of all patient contacts required; including but not limited to telephone contact with any significant changes for provider to review.