The Diabetes Case Manager is responsible for assisting with the implementation of the Diabetes Program according to program goals and objectives. The Case Manager will promote health care delivery across the continuum that will enhance client’s quality of life, decrease fragmentation of care, while efficiently utilizing resources and containing costs.
•Current licensure as a Registered Nurse in the State of Alaska with at least two years Med/Surg experience and additional Case Management experience preferred. Knowledge of diabetes and community health nursing sufficient to provide skilled Nursing care and counseling to individuals and families. •Proactively shares diabetes specialty care information with colleagues in the form of formal presentations and publications to enhance the overall nursing quality of care at MHC for the specific population. •Refers clients to physicians and specialists as needed and has knowledge of appropriate information from the patient record that should be included with referrals. •Requires excellent customer service skills and telephone etiquette. •Demonstrates a wide theory base and sound clinical skills in order to interact in an effective manner with physicians, health team members, community agencies, and clients/families with diverse opinions, values, and religious and cultural ideals
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: DOE salary increases. non-exempt position
Internal Number: 2018:OTZ-189
About Maniilaq Association
Maniilaq Association provides health and social services to residents of Northwest Alaska. A non-profit corporation, Maniilaq Association represents twelve federally recognized tribes located in Northwest Alaska. The Association manages social and health services for about 8,000 people within the Northwest Arctic Borough and the village of Point Hope. Maniilaq also coordinates tribal and traditional assistance programs, and environmental and subsistence protection services. With approximately 550 in its workforce, Maniilaq Association is also the largest employer