Organization: The Colorado Health FoundationTitle: Care Manager
Categories: Nonprofit Jobs
Region: Denver Metro Area
Subcategory: Health & Mental Health
Org Type: 501(c)(3)
The Colorado Health Foundation is seeking a Clinical Care Manager to play a key role in serving patients of the Foundation’s primary care residency at Rose Family Medicine Residency practices toward receiving the appropriate care in the appropriate setting and to help them become active in the management of their health so that they avoid unnecessary illness and improve their health.
Care Managers must support the continuity of medical care by becoming an expert on the medical neighborhood, i.e., the resources available to patients and how to assist patients in accessing those resources. This position works collaboratively with all members of the primary care residency faculty and staff and assists in the implementation of the decisions of the care team. Additionally, this position tracks the status of patients with respect to important clinical variables and report changes in health status of groups of patients with similar diagnoses in order to discover best practice and advance the objectives of population health management (PHM) and incorporate these best practices into the curriculum for residents.
A minimum of a bachelor’s degree and clinical experience caring for complex patients, which should include a background in nursing, social work, nutrition, psychology, exercise physiology, or other skill sets that are useful in helping patients optimize their ability to make healthy lifestyle choices and otherwise engage in the management of their health within a Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH) practice setting. A minimum of 5 years of experience in a healthcare setting is required. Training in motivational interviewing and behavior change are a plus.
For more information and to apply, please visit http://www.coloradohealth.org.
This position closes on Monday, May 28, 2015.
The Colorado Health Foundation is an Equal Opportunity Employer and we encourage qualified applicants from individuals of all backgrounds.
This is a posting on Colorado Nonprofit Association’s Career Center.