Case Manager RN FT/Day Shift
The RN Case Manager (CM) is an exempt position and is responsible for overseeing the appropriate level of care and collaborates with the Social Work partner regarding discharge planning with a particular focus on medically complex discharge planning. The RN CM will be assigned to selected areas of the Hospital based upon department staffing and coverage. The RN CM will collaborate with SW Care Coordinator as a team to meet the needs of the patients within unit assigned. As this is an evolving position, duties and responsibilities may vary based on specific assignments. Each staff member will participate in a departmental orientation focused on Case Management Standards of Practice. All staff will be cross-trained and oriented to the ED Case Management Practice.
Schedule: 40 hours a week/ days
Education: Graduate of a Nursing Program, BSN preferred
Experience: Recent experience in acute care setting involved with clinical activities and/or a managed care environment working in case management, recent experience in a case management role or related role
Certification/Licensure: MA RN licensure, Case Management certification preferred
Software/Hardware: lnterQual experience preferred, proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint
Important COVID message
Please note, our Good Samaritan Medical Center is taking additional, necessary preparations to ensure patients can receive compassionate care in a safe, carefully managed environment - with confidence and without fear. Our Safe and Ready program consists of a rigorous [five-point] standard ensuring patient safety, confidence and convenience: Expanded hours will allow previously cancelled procedures to be scheduled as quickly as possible. Any COVID-19 related care takes place in designated areas away from other patients and their families. Emergency Departments are reorganized to be a safe place to treat all emergency patients. A stringent cleaning policy has been implemented throughout the hospital. A strictly controlled visitor and masking policy is required for patient safety. You can rest assured that we have made the necessary preparations to provide care in a safe, controlled and professional way.