Required Qualifications (as evidenced by an attached resume):
A Diploma from an accredited school of Nursing or a college degree in Nursing. New York State Registered Professional Nurse. Two (2) or more years of full time case management experience. Must have strong knowledge of MS Suite and with an Electronic Medical Records system.
Bachelor's Degree (foreign equivalent or higher ) in Nursing. Additional years (3+) of full time case management experience. Two (2) years full time nursing experience in either a hospital, ambulatory or medical office setting. Experience with assisting cancer patients. Experience with 9/11 Responders or the first responder population. Experience with developing and implementing treatment plans or Plan of Care notes. Mental health experience, particularly in post-traumatic stress or depression. Experience with chronic illnesses. Bilingual (Spanish/English). Experience with Workers' Compensation.
Brief Description of Duties :
The Medical Case Manager must possess the knowledge and experience to assess, plan and intervene as needed, to promote health, secure services and help patients cope with serious health issues. The incumbent must be able to work independently and as a member of a team. S/he must be detail oriented and have strong oral and written communication skills. S/he will be responsible for the following duties:
Responsible for care/case management, primarily for World Trade Center Health Program (WTCHP) patients with complex aero digestive health conditions, mental health conditions, and/or cancer.
Assist Member Services and Case Management Administrator with the continuous development of systems within the program. This includes special projects and workgroups that serve to assist our population.
Special projects include assisting in creating an Instensive Case Management support group and a Mental Health compliance program.
Assist with evaluation and measuring quality of case management team.
Educate patients re: WTC Health Program benefits and limitations.
Perform appropriate referral and disposition planning.
Pre-authorize covered tests, procedures and treatments.
Provide support services to patients and families.
Assist in the clinic as needed for assessments and medical /mental health screenings in order to refer our members for services and treatment.
Other duties as assigned.
The Research Foundation of SUNY is a private educational corporation. Employment is subject to the Research Foundation policies and procedures, sponsor guidelines and the availability of funding. FLSA Exempt position, not eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA. Minimum salary threshold must be met to maintain FLSA exemption. **Occasional weekends will be required.
Long Island's premier academic medical center, Stony Brook Medicine represents Stony Brook University's entire medical enterprise and integrates all of Stony Brook's health-related initiatives: education, research and patient care. It encompasses Stony Brook University Hospital, Stony Brook Children's Hospital, the five Health Sciences schools -- Dental Medicine, Health Technology and Management, Renaissance School of Medicine, Nursing and Social Welfare -- as well as the major centers and institutes, programs and more than 50 community-based healthcare settings throughout Suffolk County. With 603 beds, Stony Brook University Hospital serves as Suffolk County's only tertiary care center and Regional Trauma Center. Stony Brook Children's, with more than 180 pediatric specialists in 30 specialties, offers the most advanced pediatric specialty care in the region.
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Official Job Title: Administrative Staff Assistant I
Job Field: Administrative & Professional (non-Clinical)
Primary Location: US-NY-Commack
Department/Hiring Area: Medicine - WTC Health Program-The Research Foundation for The State University of New York at Stony Brook
Schedule: Full-time Shift: Day Shift Shift Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Pass Days: Sat, Sun
Posting Start Date: Jan 27, 2020
Posting End Date: Feb 25, 2020, 4:59:00 AM
Salary: Commensurate with experience.
Salary Grade: E1
Appointment Type: Regular
Internal Number: 1903414
About Stony Brook University
FROM ITS BEGINNINGS A HALF-CENTURY AGO, STONY BROOK UNIVERSITY HAS BEEN CHARACTERIZED by innovation, energy and progress, transforming the lives of people who earn degrees, work and make groundbreaking discoveries here. A dramatic trajectory of growth has turned what was once a small teacher preparation college into an internationally recognized research institution that is changing the world.