Community Health Systems RN Case Manager in Granbury, Texas
Coordinates the overall interdisciplinary plan of care for a patient, from admission to discharge. Acts as a liaison between patient/family and healthcare personnel to ensure necessary care is provided promptly and effectively. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required. Typically reports to a head of a department/unit.
Coordinate patients throughout the continuum of care and ensures optimum utilization of resources, service delivery and compliance with external review agencies.
Provides ongoing support and expertise through comprehensive assessment, care planning, plan implementation and overall evaluation of individual patient needs.
Enhances the quality of patient management and satisfaction, to promote continuity of care and cost effectiveness through the integration of functions of case management, utilization review and management and discharge planning.
Assess readmission risk and barriers to care outpatient including home support, medication management, expectation, etc.
Provides effective communication of clinical information and plan of care between the patient, family, and care providers.
Must be a registered nurse with 2-4 years of clinical experience. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field.
Job: Case Management / Utilization Review
Organization: Lake Granbury Medical Center
Requisition ID: 1840515
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