Community Health Systems ED Case Manager RN / Full Time, 1.0 FTE / M-F 10a-6:30p in Scranton, Pennsylvania

Description:

The Case Manager is responsible to assist in the development, planning, coordination and administration of the activities of Utilization Review and Discharge Planning. Including but not limited to daily review of medical records to determine appropriateness and medical necessity of admission, continued hospital stay and use of ancillary services.

Will screen all ED patients for appropriateness of acute care services and assist physician in determining appropriate level of care.

Will ensure documentation and patient's clinical condition are congruent.

Identify patients requiring alternative services and assist in returning patient back into the community or interface with community agencies when appropriate.

Qualifications

Education:

  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing; BSN preferred.

Certifications/Licensure/Experience

  • Current PA Registered Nurse license; or eligible for immediate state license.

  • Able to meet physical and sensory requirements of job.

  • Able to successfully complete orientation of job performance.

  • Able to meet health standards for hospital employment.

  • Three (3) years prior acute-care experience required;

  • Excellent communication skills and ability to work collaboratively with all members of the health care team.

  • Prior experience in UR or Case Management preferred

Job: Case Management

Organization: Moses Taylor Hospital

Location: PA-Scranton

Requisition ID: 1812263