A registered professional nurse employed by Erlanger Medical Center is responsible for assisting the patient, families, physicians and staff in managing the present health care plan.
Graduate from an accredited school of Nursing
Broad clinical experience with a minimum of three years experience and evidence of clinical knowledge.
Experience preferred in both utilization management and case management. Knowledge of managed care practices and familiarity with community resources, regulatory and insurance reimbursement issues preferred.
Position Requirement(s): License/Certification/Registration
Current licensure to practice nursing in the State of Tennessee.
Department Position Summary:
Interacts with the Interdisciplinary staff to complete the continuum of care. Participates in the gathering/reporting of data for JCAHO Core Measures. Manages timely and appropriate use of BEH resources through ongoing review of hospital services. Assists patients, families, physicians and staff in managing the present health care plan. Arranges for suitable aftercare so that efficient use of hospital resources is realized and patient continuing care needs are met. Collaboratively assesses, plans, coordinates, monitors and evaluates patient treatment plans to assist in quality outcomes. Maintains adherence to departmental standards. Takes responsibility for department and organization objectives.
Mission: To improve the health of people we touch.
Vision: To be recognized locally, regionally and nationally as a premier health system.
R.E.S.P.E.C.T.: We will fulfill the mission and vision by adhering to the Standards of R.E.S.P.E.C.T.