Associate's Degree or other 2 year Degree
3 years of RN experience required
Works to ensure the timely and seamless clinical transition of patients through medically appropriate levels of care.
Uses skilled interventions and evidence based practice knowledge to collaborate (patient, physician and multidisciplinary treatment team) and achieve quality outcomes, paces care and negotiates appropriate reimbursement.
The role integrates and coordinates utilization management, care facilitation and discharge planning functions.
Current and valid license to practice as Registered Nurses in
, BSN or approved BA is required or willing to obtain within five years of employment.
Case Management Certification required or willing to get within two years. Five years Clinical RN experience required. Diverse knowledge of community services, resources and programs.
Previous case management experience preferred. Excellent interpersonal communication and negotiation skills. Strong analytical, data management and PC skills. Ability to establish and maintain working relationships. Ability to work independently and exercise sound judgment in interactions with physicians, payors, associates and patients/families. High degree of initiative and judgment. Ability to work flexible hours. Able to set and organize own work priorities and adapt to changes and interruptions. Completes Mandatory Reporting requirement within 6 months of hire and renews this requirement every 5 years. Must provide proof of Basic Life Support (BLS Healthcare Provider, American Heart Association; or American Red Cross, Professional Rescuer-LIVE class only) via current card prior to employment or within 30 days of hire and maintains current status.
Offers contingent upon successful completion of references, background checks, pre-employment physical, drug screen and post offer screen.
*Two professional references required in order to receive offer of employment (i.e. most recent performance evaluation, student evaluation or letters of reference) Please be prepared to present these documents at time of interview.
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