NURSE CASE MANAGER, EATING DISORDERS
Job posting number: #7090619
Posted: December 14, 2021
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
Job DescriptionJOB SUMMARY:
Performs assessment, treatment planning, intervention, monitoring, evaluation, and documentation on identified patient populations. Assesses and develops a care plan in collaboration with the heath care team. Effectively manages patients medical, environmental, and psychosocial needs to ensure their needs are being met.
-Participates with and engages patients in the assessment, planning, monitoring and evaluation of their care needs.
-With the healthcare team, develops an outcome-based plan of care, based on the patient's input and assessed needs. Implements and evaluates the plan of care as needed.
-Documents patient assessments, care plans and other relevant information in the electronic health record (EHR).
-Functions as a liaison between members of the healthcare team, the patient and, as appropriate, the family.
-Obtains and coordinates existing resources to meet patient needs.
-Helps facilitate transition to higher levels of care, including inpatient, residential and outpatient treatment programs, as clinically indicated.
-Serve as member of interdisciplinary teams consisting of medical providers, mental health providers, psychiatry providers, and nutritionists to manage the complex needs of patients.
-Demonstrate a commitment to multiculturalism and serving underrepresented/underserved populations.
-Participates in the education of peers and learners.
ABOUT THE JOB:
Registered Nurse (HS039)
INSTITUTIONAL STATEMENT ON DIVERSITY:
Diversity is a source of strength, creativity, and innovation for UW-Madison. We value the contributions of each person and respect the profound ways their identity, culture, background, experience, status, abilities, and opinion enrich the university community. We commit ourselves to the pursuit of excellence in teaching, research, outreach, and diversity as inextricably linked goals.
The University of Wisconsin-Madison fulfills its public mission by creating a welcoming and inclusive community for people from every background - people who as students, faculty, and staff serve Wisconsin and the world.
For more information on diversity and inclusion on campus, please visit: Diversity and Inclusion