Nurse Manager for community Health Team (EBCAP0360)

Nurse Manager for community Health Team (EBCAP0360)

East Bay Community Action Program (EBCAP) is seeking a full time Registered Nurse Care Manager to manage our new Community Health Team (CHT) for the 6 John H. Chafee Boulevard location in Newport, RI.  We are seeking a highly professional and motivated individual who enjoys working with patients in a community health setting.   Join our expanding dynamic multidisciplinary team and provide comprehensive patient care using a Community Health Team model. 

Due to the importance of this health team to our Community, EBCAP is offering a sign on bonus of $1,000.00. 

The successful candidate directs and oversees the daily activities of the Behavioral Health Care Manager and Community Health Workers.  The successful candidate is the liaison with Nurse Care Managers in partner Newport County primary care practices and other agencies to ensure the services are coordinated to patients who require care management.   The successful candidate will develop workflows, protocols, and infrastructure needed for CHT functionality to meet program deliverables and build service capability. Our Community Health Team will provide comprehensive screenings, assessments, care coordination services, disease education and self-management support to specific patient populations. 

The successful candidate  must have a Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing and be licensed as a Registered Nurse by the Rhode Island Department of Health. Three to five years of experience in at least one of the following areas: community heath setting, public health, chronic disease management or care management.  Previous experience as a clinical supervisor is preferred, however, is not required.  Bilingual in Spanish is preferred, however, not required.  Previous experience in an electronic medical record (EMR) preferred; however EBCAP provides training in EBCAP’s EMR which is NextGen. 

For Full Time Employees Working 30 – 40 hours per week, EBCAP provides a comprehensive compensation and benefits package that includes heavily subsidized medical and dental insurance plans (BCBSRI), supplemental vision insurance, voluntary medical and dependent care flexible spending accounts, up to 3% company matching 403(b) retirement plan, employer-paid life insurance & long term disability, generous paid time off that includes vacation/holidays/personal days/sick time, mileage reimbursement, tuition reimbursement, opportunities for center-paid training/CEUs, employee assistance program, discounts to local businesses and services, such as Work Out World New England, YMCA/Newport,  BJ’s Wholesale Club, cellular services, and so much more!   

Thank you for your interest in employment opportunities at East Bay Community Action Program. Our new and enhanced applicant tracking system is currently under construction. Until our system has been fully updated, we are asking all applicants to submit a cover letter which notes position title and position number, a resume and salary expectations to 

EBCAP is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to providing a diverse work environment.