Self-Directed Personal Care Registered Nurse - Milwaukee County

Wisconsin

Remote position available

Job Description

TMG by Magellan Health is seeking a Self-Directed Personal Care Registered Nurse who lives in Milwaukee County (or bordering counties), Wisconsin.

Self-Directed Personal Care RN's are responsible for providing self-directed personal care nursing services to IRIS participants including, but not limited to, those services specific to participation in the 1915j Self-Directed Medicaid Personal Care Program. This role is responsible for administering the Wisconsin Personal Care Screening Tool; creating personal care, person-centered plans of care called My Cares; managing a caseload of participants called a My Cares Group (MCG), providing education and training for all program participants and care providers and documenting activities and services in compliance with state and federal regulations.

Essential Functions

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  • Provides assessments and oversight to the My Cares Groups by administering the Wisconsin Personal Care Screening Tool and addendums as required.
  • Documents assessment as required by individual tool and Department of Health Services policies and by completing oversight visits and calls as required.
  • Oversees a My Cares Group of participants, develops individual plans of care, ensures physician orders for care are obtained and reviews and revises plans of care as needed. 
  • Complies with all Department of Health Services policies and TMG SDPC Guidelines, procedures and practices along with documentation and program regulations.
  • Provides training to participants or care providers as requested and provides educational materials as needed.    
  • Tracks departmental requests, provides reports and summaries, develops documents, participates in discussions and problem solving regarding program development and implementation.
  • Completes other duties as assigned.

General Job Information

Title

Self-Directed Personal Care Registered Nurse - Milwaukee County

Grade

24

Job Family

Clinical Services Group

Country

United States of America

FLSA Status

United States of America (Exempt)

Recruiting Start Date

7/26/2019

Date Requisition Created

7/26/2019

Work Experience

Medical

Education

Associates: Nursing (Required), Bachelors: Nursing

License and Certifications - Required

DL - Driver License, Valid In State - Other, RN - Registered Nurse, State and/or Compact State Licensure - Care Mgmt

License and Certifications - Preferred

Other Job Requirements

Responsibilities

Preferred Qualification:

  • Experience providing care through the Wisconsin Medicaid Personal Care Program.

Required Qualifications:

  • Possess and maintain an unrestricted Wisconsin RN license. 
  • One year of home care nursing experience serving individuals with developmental disabilities, physical disabilities or the elderly.
  • Demonstrated computer and software skills required, proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite and database operation/maintenance skills and data entry experience.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills required and the ability to adapt communication styles to fit situation.
  • Strong teaching and mentoring skills.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Good organizational and time management skills with ability to manage tasks independently.
  • Flexibility in the work environment and willingness and ability to adapt to changing organizational needs.
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license, maintain adequate auto insurance for job-related travel, and ability to travel within Wisconsin and other states as necessary.

Magellan Health Services is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Tobacco-free workplace. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled. Every employee must understand, comply and attest to the security responsibilities and security controls unique to their position.

“I receive a high level of support from our Senior Management Team to execute on our vision. They are always accessible and approachable, something I’ve found to be very unique to Magellan.”