Specialty Care Manager - End Stage Renal Disease

Peabody, MA | Nurse Case Manager

Overview

About Us

North Shore Physicians Group (NSPG), the largest multispecialty group north of Boston, has a singular focus: the patient. We are more than 320 physicians, nurses and health professionals working as one to provide exceptional care. And we are a national leader in improving care delivery, patient health and satisfaction.

Through our partnership with North Shore Medical Center and our affiliation with Massachusetts General Hospital and Partners HealthCare, we offer such advances as EMRs, shared medical appointments, online access and remote patient monitoring. Our success is built on team-based practices, collaborative environments and the importance of work-life balance. Bring your exceptional skills to our innovative practices and join us in driving medicine forward.

General Summary

The End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) High Risk Care Manager is responsible for establishing, implementing, monitoring and evaluating patient-centered care plans for ESRD patients enrolled in the Partners Integrated Care Management Program (iCMP). Utilizing a patient centered approach the ESRD High Risk Care Manager directly interfaces with physicians (nephrologists, primary care providers and other specialists), health care teams, inpatient and outpatient dialysis units, access programs, renal transplant programs, patients and their care givers in managing the patient's care. The ESRD High Risk Care Manager needs to possess sound clinical judgment, effective problem solving skills, critical thinking, excellent organizational and interpersonal skills, experience with team based care, and the ability to multi task. S/he must also have knowledge of available health services for ESRD patients. Direct experience in dialysis and/or kidney disease care management preferred.


Qualifications

  • Strong assessment and problem solving skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision. Goal oriented and accountable.
  • Demonstrated organizational skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a complex setting.
  • Must be able to work in a fast paced environment and demonstrate performance agility in a continuously changing environment.
  • Ability to work in an interdisciplinary team based environment.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Demonstrates appropriate communication skills for the patient population served.
  • Good computer skills with demonstrated ability to quickly develop competency in various software applications.
Education/Degree Requirements
  • Completion of an accredited Nursing degree program. Bachelor's Degree preferred.
Licensure Requirements
  • Registered Nurse with current license to practice in Massachusetts.

Applicants with relevant experience will be considered. North Shore Medical Center is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. Minorities and women are strongly encouraged to apply. Pre-employment drug screening is required.

Why North Shore Physicians Group?

You’ll practice at the leading edge of patient-focused medicine in one of New England’s most scenic and historic locations. And you’ll make a difference every single day. Make your move to NSPG. We’re one team, with one focus. Join us.


With NSPG you’ll experience:

Excellent quality of life

The North Shore area offers:

  • Communities with varied and rich histories and convenient access to museums, art, restaurants and shops.
  • Natural beauty, handsome architecture and vivid history — only 15 miles north of Boston.
  • 30 miles of gorgeous rocky coastline with breathtaking beaches and harbors.
  • World-class sailing and close proximity to the mountains and picturesque New England.
  • Easy access to a multitude of universities, colleges, and public and private schools.

Clinical excellence

  • Our practices are certified Level 3 NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Homes.
  • For the fifth year in a row, North Shore Medical Center has been ranked a top regional hospital in Boston and Massachusetts by U.S. News & World Report.
  • Our affiliate, Massachusetts General Hospital, is one of U.S. News & World Report’s top three Honor Roll hospitals in America.
  • NSPG and NSMC use the Epic EMR that integrates patient care through the Partners HealthCare System, including Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women’s Hospital.

Career advancement

  • Grow, learn and develop new practice innovations.
  • Continue your medical education.
  • Make academic connections and explore teaching opportunities.
  • Explore leadership opportunities.
  • Develop clinical and administrative career ladders.

A supportive practice environment

  • Collaborative professionals.
  • Patient-centered care model.
  • Leadership that listens and values your contributions and ideas.
  • Autonomy and respect for your skills and expertise.
  • Excellent salary and benefits.

 

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