Catholic Health Initiatives RN-Population Health Coach - Saline Medical Specialties, Part Time in CRETE, Nebraska

RN-Population Health Coach - Saline Medical Specialties, Part Time


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Job Responsibilities

The RN Population Health Coach works collaboratively with physicians, staff and other health care professionals within his/her clinically integrated network (CIN) to provide care management across the health care continuum for members within the CIN.

Additional responsibilities for this health care role include:

  • Works with “at risk” members and families on Self-Management Support including:

  • Setting short and long-term goals for self-management of chronic disease.

  • Addressing medication adherence in patients not meeting outcome goals.

  • Working with members to create a plan for health behavior change by:

  • Assessing and working on the patient’s readiness to change, the importance of change, and confidence in ability to change.

  • Helping the patient to identify and overcome barriers

  • Optimizes member and family independence through teaching and the provision of available and necessary resources to access the health care delivery system across the continuum of care

  • Performs individual needs assessment, care plan design, documentation and implementation, and evaluation of outcomes

  • Communicating a plan for healthcare needs between physician/office visits

  • Providing needed patient education regarding specific health care skills and general disease concepts.

  • Assisting with shared medical appointments.

  • Communicating with members face-to-face in the office setting, by telephone, or by e-mail.

  • Effective collaboration, communication and coordination among all responsible parties of an individual member’s multidisciplinary health care team striving to eliminate fragmentation, duplication or gaps in treatment plans

  • Works toward reduction of preventable hospital admissions, re-admissions, excessive therapies, DME, etc.

  • Maintains an active case load through use of “at risk” members using CHI’s identification and stratification tools, direct referrals from the member’s healthcare team (physician, Care Coordinator, hospital case manager, etc.) and other clinical knowledge .


Job Requirements

We are looking for a responsible and compassionate Registered Nurse with top-notch clinical skills, a caring attitude, and the ability to work independently with minimal supervision. It is also important to display excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills as well as the ability to effectively educate patients and their families on the in-home healthcare process.

Additional requirements for this role include:

  • Current Registered Nurse (RN) license that allows you to practice in our state

  • Graduate of an accredited nursing program

  • Experience as a Registered Nurse preferred

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) required

  • Specialty certification (ex: CCRN, CNOR, CEN) preferred

  • Additional certification or licensure may be required for some specialty areas

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Job RN


Daily Schedule 8a-5p

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 48

Weekends Required None

Req ID: 2018-R0166958

We’re an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.