Healthier Moms and Babies (HMB)/Fort Wayne Medical Education Program (FWMEP) is accepting applications for the position of Part Time Assessment Nurse/Educator. The Assessment Nurse/Educator will be responsible for reviewing all referrals of prospective participants to determine eligibility for Healthier Moms and Babies. Referral sources may include but are not limited to the following: medical providers, community agencies, families or self-referrals. Conducts interviews and completes assessments with pregnant women. Provides prenatal care coordination which may include scheduling first prenatal visit, arranging for Medicaid taxi and referrals to for extra supportive services if needed. Assessment Nurse/Educator will also facilitate group education for Healthier Moms and Babies clients as needed and will conduct education sessions for various community.
This is a grant funded position. The position will continue as long as external funding continues. High School Diploma or GED required. Graduate of an accredited school of nursing required. Minimum of an Associate Degree in Nursing (RN or LPN) OR RN diploma required. Current Indiana Registered Nurse OR Licensed Practical Nurse licensure required. Must have current valid Driver’s License. Minimum of four (4) years of medical provider or clinical experience required; preferably with OBGYN experience, in a Family Practice or Hospital setting. Case Management experience, preferably with home visits, experience with maternal child health; familiarity with local social service delivery network preferred. Previous experience in case management, home health, maternal child health or other work directly related to the mission of Healthier Moms and Babies preferred.
To view this career opportunity and to apply, go to www.fwmep.edu/support-staff-careers.htm.