Rush University Medical Center  Ambulatory RN 2 - Complex Care Management- Population Health in Chicago, Illinois

Job Title: Ambulatory RN 2 - Complex Care Management- Population Health


Shift: 1st

Full/Part: Active Regular FT (72 to 80 hours per pay period)


Job Number: 2018-0413

Job Description:

Ambulatory RN 2 - Care Management – Population Health

Are you an experienced Registered Nurse interested in partnering with physicians and other members of our complex therapeutic care team to help patients achieve improved healthcare outcomes?

If so then this position could be a great opportunity for you.

Position Highlights:

  • Delivers patient care through a diverse role as a clinician, educator, case manager, and patient advocate.

  • Provides services to a defined patient population at Rush University Medical Center and across the Chicagoland area.

  • An integral member of a collaborative team that provides support to medically complexed patients and their families.

  • An active participant in a rapidly expanding program - Population Health

Position Responsibilities:

  • Identify patients in need of outreach efforts from a clinical and psychosocial perspective.

  • Works with inter-disciplinary team, patient’s Medical Home, all other providers of the patients care and patient/ caregiver to develop individualized care plans and goals.

  • Adheres to evidence-based treatment guidelines in facilitating care for chronic care/ disease management.

  • Contributes to documentation of individualized care for identified patients, focusing on specific treatment goals. Assess progress toward goals based on clinical judgment, review of patients’ self-monitoring tools and trends in clinical data

  • Identifies extrinsic barriers to adherence (i.e. transportation, financial concerns or pharmacy coverage) and work with patient, care team and other available resources to alleviate barriers.

  • Analyzes clinical data to track patient outcomes to determine if case management as improved patient status.

Position Qualifications Include:

  • Current RN Licensure in the State of Illinois.

  • Bachelor’s degree (or higher) in Nursing required.

  • Minimum of 3 years of nursing experience required.

  • Prior experience in chronic disease management is preferred.

  • Prior experience in case management, transition of care, medication adherence, and patient advocacy is preferred.

  • Prior experience working with patients who may encounter obstacles to care.

Company Highlights:

  • Ranked among the top academic medical centers in the country, Rush University Medical Center is an outstanding place to enhance your career. Everything we do centers on one goal: improving patient care.

  • Rush University Medical Center is a four-time Magnet® facility, the highest recognition given for nursing excellence. Rush was also the first hospital in Illinois serving adults and children to receive Magnet status.

  • Rush was ranked #1 Best Hospital in Illinois for Nurses in 2017 by

  • Leading academic medical center, acute care hospital w/ 664 licensed beds.

  • Rush offers a competitive salary, and valuable healthy living benefits including: health, dental and vision to help you maintain and improve your health. Rush also offers several ways to invest in your future.

Rush is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.