Reports to the Director of Case Management. The LPN Case Manager works under the direction of the RN Case Manager and utilizes the nursing process to coordinate efficient, high quality care. The LPN Case Manager utilizes an interdisciplinary process to coordinate patient care from admission to post-discharge. Essential job responsibilities include monitoring length of stay, resource utilization, quality of care, timeliness of service through comprehensive chart review, and assisting the RN Case Manager with
discharge planning. This information is then reported to third party payers for the purpose of pre-certification or re-certification.
Minimum Experience Requirements
- Graduate of an approved practical nursing program (LPN).
Minimum Licensure/Certification/Registration Requirements
- Minimum of three (3) years of clinical experience, with evidence of strong leadership capabilities.
- Current Indiana LPN license required.
- *Light Work: Exerting up to 20 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 10 pounds of force frequently, and/or negligible amounts of force constantly (2/3 or more of the time) to move objects.
- Constantly (67 - 100%): Computer Usage
- Frequently (34 - 66%): Walking and Sitting
- Occasionally (1 - 33%): Climbing Stairs, Kneeling/Squatting, Reaching, and Twisting
- Rarely (< 1%): Bending/Stooping, Climbing Ladder and Crawling
- Will frequently carry up to 10 lbs and rarely carry above 11 lbs
- Will frequently lift up to 10 lbs and rarely lift above 11 lbs
- Will rarely pull 10 lbs and up to 100+ lbs
- Will rarely push 10 lbs and up to 100+ lbs
Bloomington Hospital - 20 months ago