Self-Directed Personal Care Registered Nurse - Milwaukee County


Remote position available

Job Description

TMG by Magellan Health is seeking Self-Directed Personal Care Registered Nurses who live in Milwaukee County (or bordering counties), Wisconsin. We will be continuously recruiting candidates who are interested in furthering TMG’s role with full self-direction with the IRIS program. We will continue to interview candidates who meet the qualifications that are needed and will develop a pool of candidates and contact candidates when a position is available for hire.

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

  • 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


Self-Directed Personal Care Registered Nurse - Milwaukee County



Job Family

Clinical Services Group


United States of America

FLSA Status

United States of America (Exempt)

Recruiting Start Date


Date Requisition Created


Work Experience



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


Required Qualifications:

  • Possess and maintain an unrestricted Wisconsin RN Licensure.  Company will verify unrestricted RN licensure on the Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services online database prior to hire and at least every two years thereafter, in alignment with the timeframe for licensure renewal. RNs will be required to immediately report to company any sanctions, restrictions, or revocations at the time they become aware of such. RNs are to maintain licensure and to provide company with updated licensure every two years as required by the State of Wisconsin.
  • 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.

Preferred Qualification:

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

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.”