Overview

Health & Community Services
Annual Salary: K-108 (A-) $54,323.16.
Annual Salary: K-109 (A-) $60,142.12 With a BSN.
Monday – Friday, 8::00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Posting: 023-23
Date Posted: 01/11/2023
Deadline: Until filled


Two (2) open positions

Summary:

The purpose of this job is to provide medical and nursing services, including but not limited to immunizations, infectious disease testing, and administering medications. Performs assessments, completes referrals and maintains documentation. Performs care coordination and public education.

Responsibilities:

  • Performs case management duties such as assessment of clients, monitoring contacts with clients, person-centered service plans adjustments with clients, communication with vendors, and coordinating services with clients and vendors.
  • Performs patient assessment; administers immunizations.
  • Provides client education and empowerment; communicates program requirements, benefits, and community resources.
  • Reviews and processes medical reports and documentation for eligibility requirements, denials, and program renewal.
  • Troubleshoots billing issues with pharmacies, families, state personnel, and providers; provides guidance and assistance with fund application requests.
  • Maintains medical inventory and supplies; manages and secures resident medications; plans medication distribution schedule; maintains medication documentation; and monitors patients’ responses to medications.
  • Attends monthly coordination meetings with peers, local partners, and state/federal agencies.
  • Performs related work as required.

Qualifications

Education: Registered Nurse with at least two years of relevant college-level course work or an Associate’s degree from an accredited college or university in Nursing or a related field.

Experience: 1 to 3 years of related work experience in nursing. Any equivalent combination of training, education, and experience that provides the required skills, knowledge, and abilities

Nurse II

Education: Registered Nurse with a BSN from an accredited college or university in Nursing or a related field.

Experience: 1 to 3 years of related work experience in nursing. Any equivalent combination of training, education, and experience that provides the required skills, knowledge, and abilities

VETERANS: Please provide your joint services transcript with your application.

To apply: all candidates must submit a Kalamazoo County Application for Employment accompanied by a resume. Application materials may be submitted online at https://www.kalcounty.com/hrd/openings.php