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Case Manager RN

Location: Fort Myers, FL
Category: Case Management
Type: Part Time
Schedule: Days

Description:

Location: Lee Memorial Hospital

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Department: Care Management

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Workdays/Nights: Days

2776 Cleveland Ave

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Shift: Shift 1

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8:00:00 AM to 4:30:00 PM

Fort Myers, FL 33901

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Work Type: Part Time

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Job Summary

CASE MANAGER:

Are you looking for an opportunity to utilize your acute care nursing skills away from the bedside to make an impact in patients lives? Do you have Case Management experience and wish to work in the acute care setting? You have found the perfect opportunity if you are an RN who:

  • Strong clinical assessment skills
  • Values patient-centered, evidence-based and quality-driven care
  • Passionate about coordinating patient care from the acute care setting into the care continuum
  • WE OFFER:

  • An interdisciplinary team approach whose assistance aligns with patient and family goals
  • A comprehensive orientation program and preceptorship dedicated to the success of our new employees
  • Ongoing educational opportunities to keep staff up to date on process improvements and regulatory requirements
  • A supportive experienced leadership team
  • ESSENTIAL DUTIES and RESPONSIBILITIES:

    As a Case Manager, you will work collaboratively with the clinical team to engage, educate, communicate, and coordinate care with clients, their family, behavioral health, medical providers, community resources and others in ensuring that all services prescribed in the individualized service plan are implemented. The Clinical Case Manager utilizes critical thinking and problem solving skills to provide discharge planning through assessment, referral and interdisciplinary planning for high risk populations.The Case Manager also links people to systems that provide them with resources, services and opportunities to achieve and maintain maximum functioning.

    JOB REQUIREMENTS:

    Education:Associates Degree in Nursing with ongoing efforts to obtain Bachelors Degree within 5 years.

    Experience:Minimum of 3 years clinical nursing experience. Previous experience in discharge planning, utilization management a plus.

    Training:On the Job

    License:Currently licensed as an RN in the State of Florida.Require Case Management Certification, including CCM, ACM or NACCM after 5 yrs. employment (time exception provided for unsuccessful attempts).

    Other:Strong communication and interpersonal skills, basic computer, analytical, grammar and spelling skills. Ability to effectively multi-task responsibilities. 

Summary:

The Case Manager has clinical expertise with knowledge of medically appropriate criteria, and applies principles of utilization and quality management, discharge planning and the management of clinical/financial resources as a facilitator and active participant of the multidisciplinary patient care team. The Case Manager predicts, facilitates and evaluates the transition of patients across the care continuum and links people to systems that provide them with resources, services and opportunities to achieve and maintain maximum functioning.

Job Requirements

Responsibilities:

Educational Requirements

Degree/Diploma ObtainedProgram of StudyRequired/
Preferred
and/or
Associate'sNursingRequired

Additional Requirements

Ongoing efforts to obtain Bachelor's Degree


Experience Requirements

Minimum Years RequiredArea of ExperienceRequired/
Preferred
and/or
3 YearsClinical NursingRequiredand

Additional Requirements

Previous experience in discharge planning, Utilization management, knowledge of community resources, assessment skills and clinical and social factors that affect patients functional status at discharge preferred

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State of Florida Licensure Requirements

LicensesRequired/
Preferred
and/or
Registered Nurse LicenseRequired

Certifications/Registration Requirements

Certificates/RegistrationsRequired/
Preferred
and/or
ACM (Accredited Case Manager)Preferredor
NACCM (National Academy of Certified Care Managers)Preferredor
CCM (Certified Case Manager)Preferred

Additional Requirements

Require Case Management Certification// including CCM// ACM or NACCM within 3 yrs. employment (time exception provided for unsuccessful attempts)

 

Other Requirements

Communication and interpersonal skills, basic computer, analytical, grammar and spelling skills. Ability to effectively multi-task and prioritize responsibilities.

US:FL:Fort Myers