RN Case Manager- Chester County/ Philadelphia
University of Pennsylvania Health System - Bala-Cynwyd, PA

This job posting is no longer available on University of Pennsylvania Health System. Find similar jobs: RN Case Manager jobs

"Why choose Penn Medicine?

As a professional, you are seeking to join one of the nation's leading academic medical centers, servicing patients from all over the world. Penn Medicine believes that the best care for our patients starts with the best care for our employees! Our campus' offer tobacco free environments and our employee benefits programs help our employees get healthy and stay healthy. Employees who certify that they do not use tobacco products are eligible to receive an Earned Premium Discount on the cost of their medical benefits. Penn Medicine has been awarded several national healthcare quality awards and we seek employees who are engaged and excited about our mission of continued service excellence and ongoing professional development.

We believe that your life will be enriched should you become a Penn Medicine employee and we thank you for your interest in our organization."

The RN Case Manager is a member of the Home Hospice
Interdisciplinary Team (IDT), which identifies and provides the
appropriate patient/family needs during end-of-life care. These RN
Case Managers are responsible for managing sophisticated, high-
tech and high compassion therapies which include the most recent
palliative care standards. Care of these patients will involve
performing skilled nursing assessments, providing pain and
symptom management and applying appropriate interventions
in efforts to maximize the comfort and health of patients and
families throughout the patient illness continuum.

Minimum Requirements

BSN and current PA RN licensure required. Candidate must possess at least one year of clinical hospital based or hospice/home care experience. Incumbent must have a current, valid driver's license and car insurance, and be able to drive long distances.

This person must be able to function effectively under stressful situations with tight deadlines; be a self-directed, self-starter; demonstrate creative thinking ability, as well as the knowledge and skills necessary to provide the expected standards of care; demonstrate the professional skill and judgment necessary to provide care within the autonomous setting of the patient’s home or at the various sites of hospice care; attend to the values and rituals important to the patient-family-community environments as well as upholding nursing practice and safety standards.

Additional Information

"At Penn Medicine, you will enjoy the camaraderie and support that you will experience at our prestigious institution. As a recipient of the Philadelphia Business journal's healthiest employer award, we continue our commitment to help our employees maintain healthy lifestyles. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits program that includes one of the finest pre paid tuition assistance programs in the region.

Penn Medicine
www.pennmedicine.org/jobs

Your Life is Worth Penn Medicine

AA/EOE, M/F/D/V."

University of Pennsylvania Health System - 18 months ago - save job - block
About this company
39 reviews
The University of Pennsylvania was founded by Benjamin Franklin when he had a little down time between establishing a country and...