Community Health Systems ER Case Manager in Blue Island, Illinois

Description:

Under the supervision of the department director: The RN Case Manager is to manage an assigned caseload of patients to ensure optimal clinical, financial and quality outcomes during the acute hospitalization. The RN Case Manager utilizes clinical criteria, professional nursing skills and experience to assess admission and continued stay appropriateness and monitor the care plan to ensure timely delivery of care and discharge planning. The RN Case Manager will assure cost effective and quality healthcare to all patients and will proactively identify patients with post-discharge needs and collaborate with the patient /family, medical team and Payer to coordinate and facilitate the discharge plan.

Qualifications

Education: Graduate from an accredited school of nursing required.

Experience: previous case management experience preferred.

License/Certification: Current nursing license in the state of Illinois required.

Job: Case Management

Organization: MetroSouth Medical Center

Location: IL-Blue Island

Requisition ID: 1681388