Regional Campus: Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences (RBHS)
Posting Number: 17ST1540
Job Type: Full Time
Rutgers School of Nursing is seeking a Health Care Case Manager for the François-Xavier Bagnoud Center – Child Health Unit. The Health Care Case Manager will support the Division of Youth and Family Services (DYFS)/Department of Children and Families (DCF) to meet the health care and protection needs of children in out-of-home placement, in collaboration with other staff of the Child Health Unit in that local office.
The Health Care Case Manager will provide nursing case management services in home, local office, and health care settings. Nursing case management services include nursing assessment of a child's health status and care needs, development of a health plan, maintenance of a health passport/health summary, ongoing monitoring, coordination of care, advocacy, and health education to assure that each child in out-of-home placement receives appropriate health care per EPSDT and American Academy of Pediatrics guidelines.
This position is located in the Monmouth South Office in Asbury Park, New Jersey.
Home Location Campus: Off Campus
Two (2) years of experience in nursing case management, community health nursing, or nursing care of vulnerable families preferred.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Vehicle and valid New Jersey license required for off-site visits. Requires computer literacy/computer skills.
Department: SN-FXB Center-Chp Program