SUNY Upstate Medical University Registered Nurse - Care Manager in Syracuse, New York

RN with NYS license/registration required. Experience working in an ambulatory setting preferred. Excellent communication skills, ability to work in a fast-paced, multi-disciplinary environment and BLS CPR certification required. Working within the Ambulatory Family Medicine Department, the Registered Nurse will assess and indentify patient and family health care status, establish a plan of care, implement and evaluate the care provided, in addition to integrating patient and family education into the delivery of care. Professional ambulatory care nurses facilitate continuity of care using the nursing process, nurse triage, interdisciplinary collaboration, and coordination of all appropriate health care services, including available community resources. The position will also supervise, coordinate and evaluate the care provided by LPNs, MOAs and other technical and assistive personnel. This position will require the RN to provide care management services to pediatric patients, adults and their families. Experience with nursing telephone triage and EMR experience preferred. Possession of or eligibility for a license to practice as a registered professional nurse in New York State and one year of post-licensure acute care nursing experience. Candidates with less than one year of post-licensure acute care nursing experience who possess a license, or eligible, to practice as a registered nurse in New York State will be considered for appointment to a Nurse 1 position.