Community Health Systems Case Manager RN in Blue Island, Illinois
Under the supervision of the department director: 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 monitors the care plan to ensure timely delivery of care and discharge planning. The RN Case Manager will assure cost effective and quality healthcare to all patients and 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.
Graduate from an accredited college or university with an Associate s degree in nursing required.
Previous case management experience in the hospital setting preferred.
Current nursing license in the state of Illinois required.
Job: Behavioral Health / Psychology
Organization: MetroSouth Medical Center
Location: IL-Blue Island
Requisition ID: 1810291