Chestnut Health Systems

  • LPN -Nurse Care Coordinator

    Location US-IL-Granite City
    Job ID
    # Positions
    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview

    Chestnut Health Systems is a leading provider of behavioral and primary health care services. Over four decades, Chestnut has grown to over 700 committed, compassionate employees providing substance use, mental health and primary care treatment to patients in Central and Southern Illinois. We provide fully integrated care for all of our patients by combining behavioral health care services with our community-based primary care health centers. Chestnut also conducts research and training throughout the U.S.A.


    Chestnut Family Health Center, a division of Chestnut Health Systems is is seeking a Licensed Practical Nurse to work  full-time  as a Nurse Care Coordinator in our federally qualified family health center in Granite City, IL.


    • Provide care coordination services for patients.
    • Communicate test results to patients/and or families.
    • Follow-up with patients, review plan of care and progress toward goals.
    • Manage referrals.


    • Must be a Licensed Practical Nurse, licensed in the state of Illinois.
    • High School diploma, nursing school certificate, and five (5) years post license experience in family practice, pediatrics, health center, behavioral health or other applicable medical setting also required.
    • Prior experience in care coordination or case management preferred.
    • Must be skilled in providing care coordination for patients who have co-occurring primary care and behavioral health conditions.
    • Must have knowledge of community medical/behavioral health resources and possess the interpersonal skills to help patients access resources, foster professional working relationships with staff from these resources and coordinate care across internal/external providers and organizations.
    • Must be team-oriented and willing to work in a multidisciplinary team environment.
    • Excellent communication (written and verbal), time-management, and organizational skills are required.
    • Requires basic computer skills and experience to include MS Word, Outlook, e-prescribing and an electronic medical record (EMR).
    • Satisfactory completion of Chestnut’s background checking process.

    This full-time position includes an excellent compensation and benefits package including health, dental, life, and disability insurance, a retirement savings plan with company match, generous paid time off benefits, and more.     


    For immediate consideration, please see us at


    Chestnut welcomes applications from qualified individuals with recovery experience.


    EOE – Minorities/Females/Vets/Disabled



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