Provides clinical support for Care Management program at GEFCC
Conducts a comprehensive assessment/reassessment of patients’ physical, mental and psychosocial needs.
Develops and implements individualized treatment plans for patients, in collaboration with the patient, their family and provider.
Coordinates care and services for assigned patients in collaboration with the patient, patient care team, and referral services.
Assist patients in obtaining prior authorizations for medical services, durable medical equipment and medication(s).
Facilitates patient referrals to specialty care
Assists patients with Prescription Assistance Programs (PAP).
Utilizes advanced clinical skills to facilitate the provision of care which includes the assessment, planning, intervention and evaluation principles of the nursing process.
Prepares client crisis intervention plan.
Performs community outreach and education creating linkages to other health facilities, physicians and social agencies to increase awareness of GEFCC’s activities and presence in community
Performs other duties as assigned
Graduate of accredited registered nurse program, BSN degree preferable, but not mandatory
Graduate of accredited Licensed Practical Nurse program.
Current State of Illinois RN licensure
Current State of Illinois LPN licensure
3-5 years of experience as a licensed registered nurse preferred
Previous Case Management experience is preferred
About Greater Elgin Family Care Center
Greater Elgin Family Care Center (GEFCC) is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization serving the medically uninsured, underinsured and publicly insured residents of Elgin, Streamwood, Sycamore and McHenry, Illinois, and surrounding communities. GEFCC is currently accredited through the Joint Commission and provides comprehensive medical, dental, and behavioral healthcare.Currently, GEFCC offers:- Well Child Care- Physicals and Immunizations- Sick Care- Child, Adolescent & Adult Psychiatry/Behavioral Health- Chronic Disease Management- Women's Health Care, Including OB- Preventive Care Services- Specialty Clinics- Specialty Education- Laboratory Testing- Diagnostic Testing- WIC Services- Medical Case Management- Family Case Management- Preventive and Restorative Oral Health Care.