RN-Case Manager

Compensation

: $58,345.00 - $92,040.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Healthcare - Nursing



RN- Case Manager1.0 FTE (approx 40 hrs/wk).Weekend rotation (approximately every every 10th-11th weekend).Primarily located in Fond du Lac, but will have some collaboration and oversight at Ripon and Waupun Hospitals. Primary demographic is inpatient medical/surgical hospital patients.Overseeing care management for hospitalized patients, collaborating with social workers on complex patients, discharge planning. Focus on high risk re-admissions.Agnesian HealthCare, a member of SSM Health.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Ensures compliance with Condition of Participation (CoP) discharge planning.
  • Identifies and escalates gaps/barriers related to inpatient and observation length of stay.
  • Assesses patients at high risk for readmission. Identifies root cause for readmission. Develops plan and collaborates with multidisciplinary team regarding discharge planning to next level of care.
  • Participates with other members of team regarding opportunities for improvement in standard work.
  • May also be responsible for: utilization management process, ED case management process, admission process, and act as a case manager liaison with post acute providers (skilled nursing facilities, rehab, home health, etc.).
  • Applies the existing body of evidence-based practice and scientific knowledge in health care to nursing practice, ensuring that nursing care is delivered based on patient s age-specific needs and clinical needs as described in the department's Scope of Service.
  • As an SSM Health nurse, I will demonstrate the professional nursing standards defined in the professional practice model. Uses the ANA Code of Ethics for Nurses to guide his/her response to the current and evolving health and nursing needs of our patients and our patient populations.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

EDUCATION

  • Graduate of accredited school of nursing

EXPERIENCE

  • Three years' acute care experience

Associated topics: ambulatory, asn, cardiothoracic, coronary, infusion, intensive care, nurse, nurse rn, registed, surgical * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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