Required Qualifications: (As Evidenced by an Attached Resume) Diploma from an accredited school of Nursing or a college degree in Nursing and New York State Registered Professional Nurse. Two (2) years full time nursing experience in either a hospital or Skilled Nursing Facility. Preferred Qualifications: Bachelor's degree (equivalent) or higher in Nursing. Additional two (2) years of full time nursing or case management experience. Nursing experience caring for cancer patients. Experience with 9/11 Responders or the first responder population. Mental health experience, particularly in post-traumatic stress or depression. Strong working knowledge of MS Word and Excel and experience with an Electronic Medical Records system.Bilingual (Spanish/English). Brief Description of Duties: The office based RN Medical Case Manager must possess the knowledge and experience to assess, plan and intervene as needed, to secure services and provide care coordination to patients with serious health issues. The incumbent must be able to work independently and as a member of a team. S/he must be detail oriented and have strong oral and written communication skills. S/he will be responsible for the following duties: Care/case management, primarily for World Trade Center Health Program (WTCHP) patients with complex aerodigestive health conditions, mental health conditions, and/or cancer. Educate patients re: WTC Health Program benefits and limitations. Perform appropriate referral and disposition planning. Pre-authorize covered tests, procedures and treatments. Provide support services to patients and families. Other duties as assigned Special Notes: The Research Foundation of SUNY is a private educational corporation. Employment is subject to the Research Foundation policies and procedures, sponsor guidelines and the availability of funding. FLSA Nonexempt position, eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA. **Special Notes: Occasional travel between Commack and Mineola clinics will be required. Stony Brook University is 100% tobacco-free as of January 1, 2016. See our policy and learn more at stonybrook.edu/tobaccofree .
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Long Island's premier academic medical center, Stony Brook Medicine represents Stony Brook University's entire medical enterprise and integrates all of Stony Brook's health-related initiatives: education, research and patient care. It encompasses Stony Brook University Hospital, Stony Brook Children's Hospital, the six Health Sciences schools — Dental Medicine, Health Technology and Management, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Medicine, Nursing and Social Welfare — as well as the major centers and institutes, programs and more than 50 community-based healthcare settings throughout Suffolk County. With 603 beds, Stony Brook University Hospital serves as Suffolk County's only tertiary care center and Regional Trauma Center. Stony Brook Children's, with more than 180 pediatric specialists in 30 specialties, offers the most advanced pediatric specialty care in the region.
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About Stony Brook University
FROM ITS BEGINNINGS A HALF-CENTURY AGO, STONY BROOK UNIVERSITY HAS BEEN CHARACTERIZED by innovation, energy and progress, transforming the lives of people who earn degrees, work and make groundbreaking discoveries here. A dramatic trajectory of growth has turned what was once a small teacher preparation college into an internationally recognized research institution that is changing the world.