Care Coordinator-Public Health Nurse/Registered Nurse/Social Worker

Goodhue County Human Resources   Red Wing, MN   Full-time     Health Care Provider
Posted on April 26, 2022
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Care Coordinator-Public Health Nurse/Registered Nurse/Social Worker

Come join the public health service team at Goodhue County Health & Human Services! You will be a part of skilled, caring and knowledgeable HHS professionals whose talents and contributions promote, strengthen and protect the health of individuals, families and communities in Goodhue County every single day!

Kinds of Work:
Provide case management, care coordination and comprehensive assessments to Goodhue County residents.

Examples of Work:
 Complete MNChoices or South Country Health Alliance comprehensive assessments in home and community settings.
 Assess and evaluate client's health and living situations to determine level of care and services needed.
 Collaborate with community providers to meet client needs
 Provides input in program planning, the development of agency goals and the evaluation of the agency's programs & policies.
 Maintains case file documentation.
 Work as part of the Waiver and South Country Team.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Required:
 Ability to establish & maintain effective relationships with clients, staff members, other agency representatives & the general public.
 Ability to manage time productively.
 Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.
 Ability to make independent decisions and assess client needs & to develop and carry out care plans.

Minimum Requirements:
Bachelor's degree in nursing and certification as a public health nurse with current licensure as a registered nurse in Minnesota or current licensure as a registered nurse or a Bachelor's degree in social work, psychology, sociology or other closely related human services field. Must possess a valid driver's license.

Preferred Qualifications:
One year of nursing or social work experience in home care or long-term care or experience in waiver case management.
The pay rate, depending on qualifications: PHN is $28.12/hour, for RN is $26.81/hour, and for Social Worker/Care Coordinator is $27.84/hour. Full time 40 hours/week.

The County's comprehensive benefit package includes medical and dental insurance, health savings account, employer paid life insurance, short and long-term disability insurance, pre-tax flexible spending accounts, retirement plan, tax-deferred compensation, generous vacation and sick leave and 12 paid holidays per year. County employees are eligible for the Public Service Student Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) program.
Completion of a Minnesota Merit System application is required.

Goodhue County Health & Human Services is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer