In collaboration with the patient/family, physicians, and the interdisciplinary team, the Case Manager facilitates the patient's progress through the acute episode of care in an efficient and cost effective manner. Monitors the level of care, initiating evidence based protocols and order sets according to the patients admission diagnosis, influencing the progression of care, facilitating the patients' navigation through the acute care episode, and proposes an appropriate transition plan within 48 hours of admission. The Case Manager serves as an advocate for the patient and family throughout the entire acute episode of care.
Bachelors Degree : BSN (Preferred)
2 Years experience as a Case Manager in a hospital setting. (Required)
General Experience with knowledge of theories, principles, and concepts related to nursing practice and strong leadership capabilities. (Required)
RN-LIC - PA Registered Nurse License (Required)
CCM - Certified Case Manager (Preferred)
Child Abuse & FBI Clearances required
40 hours/Monday-Friday/8:00a-4:30p/weekend & holidays requirement
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