Community Health Systems Case Manager RN - 1.0 days (rotating) in Valparaiso, Indiana

Description:

The role of 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 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:

  • An Associate or Bachelor's degree in nursing from an accredited university or college. [Diploma Required]

Certifications:

  • Current IN Registered Nurse license.

  • Three to five years acute care clinical nursing experience in areas of responsibility

  • Preferred:One year of Acute Care Case Management experience and one year of practice utilizing InterQual Criteria.Knowledge of the Prospective Payment System and the Outpatient Prospective Payment System.

Job: Case Management / Utilization Review

Organization: Porter

Location: IN-Valparaiso

Requisition ID: 1725569