Cedar Rapids, IA
Our mission is to:
"Successfully serve children and families challenged by social and psychological needs".
Every child deserves the best that each of us has to give.
PEDIATRIC INTEGRATED HEALTH (PIH)
Children with a psychiatric diagnosis and their families receive coordinated services from our professional care team. We help every child achieve their full potential while unlocking valuable resources for parents. Our team helps families understand the available services and works to identify the most beneficial support for clients and families.
PIH helps clients and their families:
•Find a doctor, dentist or counselor
•Manage medications and prescriptions
•Provide advocacy and 24/7 support
•Obtain education and wellness support
•Serve as a resource for mental, behavioral and physical challenges
•Answer questions and look for new services
As a Nurse Coordinator, you will provide: Health and Wellness leadership for Pediatric Integrated Health Home teams. The Health Specialist will be responsible for assessing the physical and mental health needs of clients, assisting in the coordination of both physical and mental health care, and developing and providing wellness activities for all clients involved in the health home. This non-traditional nursing position provides the opportunity for behind-the-scenes nursing activities. Direct client activities include implementing wellness strategies, educating consumers about their health and assessing health needs, providing community linkage, and supporting behavioral healthcare needs.
This position requires a RN or BSN with an active Iowa license and a minimum of two years' experience.
Candidates must have a proven work history of attention to detail and strong organizational, time management, decision-making, and written and verbal communication skills. A history of working in managed care and/or utilization review strongly desired. Strong assessment skills required. Previous experience with the development and implementation of wellness programs preferred.
Schedule is general office hours Monday through Friday with occasional evening hours as needed. Health Specialists also share in the on-call support phone rotation.
Applicants must be able to pass required background checks.
Tanager Place offers a full benefits package health, dental, vision, flexible spending, 403(b) retirement, vacation, and holidays.
A Tanager Place application is required to be considered for employment. Please visit www.tanagerplace.org to complete your application. EOE