Diabetes Case Management Nurse (NP or PA) - TPA
REMOTE / Chicago, IL
*** Exceptional Opportunity for a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant passionate about Diabetes! ***
** Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE) is preferred, but not required. **
Case Manager Job Summary:
- Fully Remote after Start! *
- Must Be Located in Illinois *
The Diabetes Case Manager plays an integral part in the coordination of care assessing the member’s condition and providing them the necessary resources, options, and coordination for a healthy care outcome.
The primary responsibility of the Nurse Case Manager is to conduct health assessments, and then coordinate and monitor the care of Health Plan members and develop a nursing plan of care.
They will participate in interdisciplinary conferences to review clinical assessments, update care plans and determine follow-up frequency.
The Diabetes Case Manager also acts as an advocate for members and their families linking them to other members of the care team to help them gain knowledge of their disease process and to identify community resources for continued growth toward a maximum level of independence.
Case Manager Background:
Valid, unrestricted advanced practice provider license (Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant)
2 years acute care clinical nursing experience.
At least 1-2 years prior experience working in a Case Management role.
Prefer around 1-3 years prior experience at a Managed Care Organization (Health Plan, IPA, MSO, TPA, etc).
Experience working with Federal and State assistance programs (Medicare/Medicaid/etc).
Basic computer literacy (MS Office) and typing skills are necessary.
Bilingual in English and Spanish, or other population-specific languages is a plus!