The STAR+PLUS Service Coordination RN works with Members, providers and multidisciplinary team Members to assess, facilitate, plan and coordinate an integrated delivery of care across the continuum, including behavioral health and long term care, for Members with high need potential. Community Health Choice (Community) staff work to ensure that patient's progress toward desired outcomes with quality care that is medically appropriate and cost-effective based on the severity of illness and the site of service. is responsible for the service coordination of STAR+PLUS Members services and may be assigned to a home base as needed.
Associates Degree in Nursing and RN License required.
Bachelor's Degree in Nursing preferred.
One year case management, disease management, managed care or medical or behavioral health settings required.
One year Service Coordinator preferred.
Must have valid driver's license with good driving record and be able to drive within applicable state or locality with reliable transportation.
Travel of up to 50-60%
Internal Number: 149825
About Harris Health System
The Harris Health System is a fully integrated healthcare system that cares for all residents of Harris County, Texas. We are the first accredited healthcare institution in Harris County to be designated by the National Committee for Quality Assurance as a Patient-Centered Medical Home, and are one of the largest systems in the country to achieve the quality standard. Our system includes 23 community health centers, five school-based clinics, a dental center and dialysis center, mobile health units, a rehabilitation and specialty hospital and two full-service hospitals.Ben Taub Hospital is a world renowned Level I Trauma Center with 586 licensed acute-care beds and provides a wide range of specialty care outpatient services. Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital is a 328 licensed bed acute-care hospital with a newly expanded Level III trauma center and a distinguished regional center for neonatal intensive care for high-risk deliveries.Harris Health is a teaching system for Baylor College of Medicine and The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth). We train the next generation of healthcare providers on the latest medical procedures and technological breakthroughs.With... our fully integrated electronic medical records system, we offer patients the convenience and assurance that their medical history is accurate, safe and available when and where it is needed. Our Medical Home designation ensures that we offer a full range of preventive, specialty and acute care services for the entire family.