Case Management Nurse

Marion Public Health

The Children with Medical Handicaps (CMH) Program utilizes Registered Nurses as Public Health Nurses (PHN) employed by local public health agencies to serve as local care coordinators within the community. CMH works closely with local health departments (LHD) that provide services to children with special health care needs and their families. CMH views the PHN as an essential member of the health care team and is a vital link in coordination of health care services and service delivery for children with special health care needs (CSHCN). PHN services are provided by the PHN in both the community and home setting. In the community setting, the PHN provides case-finding, community assessment input and nursing leadership on local collaborative committees. The PHN also contributes to policy development and quality assurance within the agency. Additionally, PHNs monitor and provide family centered care and services to individuals and families that include an initial home visit with annual follow-up home visits, education of the client and family, clinical services, and coordination of services. The PHN works with designated hospital-based providers, Team Service Coordinators assigned to specialty teams located at the various pediatric hospitals.

Eligible candidates are encouraged to apply at their earliest opportunity. The position will remain open until filled. Please provide a resume and cover letter to Sarah Nicewaner, Director of Nursing at

Marion Public Health is committed to providing services in a way that is sensitive to Marion’s diverse population. Toward that end, we are committed to building a public health workforce that represents the diversity present in our community. Only candidates who are tobacco-free will be considered for the position.

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