Add to Calendar2019-09-20 08:00:002019-09-21 11:15:00Emerging Topic Conference: The Genomics Revolution
The conference will focus on genomics and the changing approach to diagnostics, management and research in adult and pediatric liver diseases.
Arlington, VA 22202
Add to Calendar2019-10-04 08:00:002019-10-05 14:00:00AASLD / EASL ALD Conference
This meeting will bridge critical gaps in ALD diagnosis, management and clinical trial design.
1 W. Wacker Drive
Chicago, IL 60601
Add to Calendar2019-11-08 09:00:002019-11-12 14:00:00The Liver Meeting
The Liver MeetingÂ® is the annual must-attend event bringing together 9,500 attendees from around the world to exchange the latest research, discuss new developments in treatment outcomes, and network with other experts in the field.
Add to Calendar2019-12-14 08:00:002019-12-15 17:00:00TASL-AASLD Joint Symposium: HBV Elimination
Doctors Anna S. Lok and K. Rajender Reddy will join Dr. Jia-Horng Kao and other faculty from Taiwan to host the first TASL-AASLD Joint Symposium as part of the TASL (Taiwan Association for the Study of the Liver) Annual Meeting, December 14-15, 2019 in Taipei.
Beitou District, Taipei City
Add to Calendar2020-03-20 08:00:002020-03-21 15:00:00Emerging Topic Conference: Nuclear Receptors as Common Clinical Targets for the Treatment of Cholestatic and Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Diseases
More information is coming soon.
LiverLearningÂ® is the official eLearning portal of AASLD. Users can access educational resources by topic, speaker, event, and content type â€” including video, audio, and slide decks. Continuing education (CME/CE credits and MOC points) is available for a variety of enduring materials on the portal. All current AASLD members automatically receive complete access to LiverLearningÂ®, and non-members can purchase access for one year with a subscription.
Position Overview : The Care Coordination Program at CAREMOUNT MEDICAL enables patients to be treated in an environment combining expert medical team with individual attention and compassionate care. The utilization nurse empowers patients to actively participate in improving their own healthcare. The utilization nurse role is focused on chronic disease management, decreased acute care utilization with special interest in patient activation. Upon identifying high risk patients with chronic conditions the Utilization Nurse, will proactively engage patients for a predetermined amount of time. During this case management relationship the utilization nurse will focus on patient specific diseases management such as diabetes, hypertension, End Stage Renal Disease, and more. The utilization nurse will assess the patient for prognosis understanding, condition literacy, social determinants of health, and care coordination needs. Utilizing evidence based content the utilization nurse will work with the patient and the interdisciplinary care team to create an individualized care plan. The Care Coordination Utilization Nurse is an integral part of CAREMOUNT MEDICAL care team and our approach to delivery of patient-centered, compassionate medical care, complementing the necessary professional services to patients.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities (including but not limited to the following) :
The Utilization Care Coordination Nurse is an integral member of the direct delivery care team, and serves as a gateway to information and support.
The Utilization Care Coordination Nurse (RN) implements chronic disease case management, with the patient communication goal to increase patient health literacy to empower self-management.
The Utilization Care Coordination Nurse utilizes tools and documents that support a guided care process, collaborating with patients/families/Physicians and other members of the care team toward an effective plan of care during the review of chronic diseases including:
Assess patient and family's unmet health and social needs
Provide effective communications to improve health literacy
Develop a care plan based on mutual goals with patient, family and provider's emergency plan, medical summary and ongoing action plan, as appropriate. Monitor patient's adherence to plan of care and progress toward goals in timely fashion, facilitate changes as needed.
Facilitate patient access to appropriate medical and specialty providers as well as other care coordination team support specialists.
Ensure effective tracking of test results, medication management and adherence to follow-up appointments.
Facilitate communication between specialists and Primary Care Physician post-discharge for development of cohesive care plan, communicating action items to all responsible parties and following up to completion of same.
Attend and actively participate in care coordinator related training and meeting activities.
Perform regular visits to provide patient and family support and education.
Qualifications and Education:
Must be a registered nurse (RN) in New York State
3-5 years' experience in clinical or community health settings, preferred
If not yet certified at time of employment, must obtain certification within 12 months of date of hire
Previous experience in caring for chronic disease patients, required
Experience with navigation of local medical and social support systems,
Previous care Coordination, case management or Home Health experience, preferred
Experience with navigation of local medical and social support systems,
Previous experience with Electronic Medical Records and Microsoft Excel, preferred.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Knowledge of community health services and willingness to develop and foster relationships with community resources of direct value to CareMount Medical patients and care team.
Strong organizational skills and demonstrated the ability to maintain accurate notes and records.
Strong interpersonal skills and an understanding and commitment to delivery of patient centered medical care with a team-based approach
Ability to work independently, exercise creativity, is attentive to detail.
Ability to manage multiple and simultaneous responsibilities and to priorities scheduling of work autonomously
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. CareMount is an EO employer - M/F/Veteran/Disability
CareMount Medical, P.C. is New York State’s premier multispecialty medical group, providing comprehensive care of the highest quality to over 665,000 patients. CareMount has more than 45 locations throughout Westchester, Putnam, Dutchess, Columbia, and Ulster counties and New York City. CareMount’s 650 physicians and advanced practice professionals cover more than 50 medical specialties. CareMount is affiliated with world-class medical institutions, including Massachusetts General Hospital and Northwell Health. CareMount offers on-site laboratory/radiology services, endoscopy and infusion suites, and operates eight urgent-care centers. CareMount physicians are featured in respected Top Doctors and Best Doctors listings, nationally and regionally. For additional information please visit: www.caremountmedical.com.