RN Case Manager - Care Management - Full time - Day Shift (Emergency Department)

Open Date 10/4/2017
Division Reading Hospital
Description

The Case Manager is a registered nurse responsible for coordinating the care and services for an assigned unit-based patient population. The Case Manager promotes quality of care, supports effective resource utilization, and facilitates the patient’s progression of care to proactively plan for the patient’s safe and timely discharge to the most appropriate level of care. The Case Manager serves as the key resource for the patient’s multi-disciplinary care team, and works collaboratively with all members of the patient’s health care team and patient representatives to achieve desired clinical, financial and quality outcomes. The Case Manager analyzes current systems and variances to prevent delays and identify opportunities for improvement. This position reports to the Manager, Care Manager, with oversight by the Director.

Position Requirements SCHEDULE - IN 2 WEEK PERIOD WORKS Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Wednesday and Thursday. All days except Sunday you will work 11 am - 11 pm and on Sunday you will work 3 pm - 11:30 pm.

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EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:

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

CERTIFICATION AND LICENSURE REQUIREMENT

  • Registered Nurse in the state of Pennsylvania

  • CCM or ACM preferred

EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS

  • Three to five years of provider based case management experience preferred

  • Payer or community-based Case Management experience will be considered

Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time
Special Notes
About the Organization Tower Health is a strong, regional, integrated healthcare provider/payer system offering leading-edge, compassionate healthcare and wellness services to a population of 2.5 million people. Together, our six hospitals and other entities provide a full range of medical care from prevention, screenings & education; to the latest clinical services and surgeries available; to rehabilitation. We offer wellness programs & public health services that ensure our communities are the healthiest they can be. Our caring, highly trained physicians and staff are committed to patient safety and patient satisfaction.
With more than 11,000 team members, Tower Health includes Reading Hospital, a teaching hospital based in West Reading; Brandywine Hospital in Coatesville; Chestnut Hill Hospital, a teaching hospital in Philadelphia; Jennersville Hospital in West Grove; Phoenixville Hospital in Phoenixville; and Pottstown Hospital in Pottstown. We also operate Reading Hospital Rehabilitation at Wyomissing & Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences, & we have comprehensive physicians network.

Collaboration across Tower Health enables our hospitals, providers, leadership & staff to leverage best practices across the health system. Our patients benefit from access to a broad range of services, all here in our region. Our hospitals have received national recognition for advanced care in areas such as neurosurgery & stroke, cardiac & vascular surgery, trauma, hematology & oncology. Reading HealthPlex, which opened at Reading Hospital in October 2016, combines state-of-the-art technology and world-class design to make the HealthPlex one of the most sophisticated surgical centers & inpatient facilities in the region.
At Tower Health, we have a rich history of providing high-quality, cost-effective care in the communities we serve. As the healthcare industry continues to change, one thing remains steadfast: Tower Health's
Hours Bi-Weekly 80 hrs. biweekly

Reading Shift Day