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Case Manager- RN, BA, Part Time

Company: Dartmouth Health
Location: Lebanon
Posted on: September 25, 2022

Job Description:

Overview The Registered Nurse, Case Manager is a Bachelors required role with NH Licensure as a RN. The Case Manager works to assess patients upon admission and to ensure a safe and timely discharge for patients with all the education and resources in place for their discharge. The Case Manager works collaboratively with providers, residents, RN's and other multi-disciplinary staff. The role of Case Manager is one that requires strategic thinking, strong communication skills, the ability to educate patients and their support groups so proper care is given upon discharge. External community resourecs are set up and the insurance regualtions for medicare, medicaid and private insurances are followed with detailed charting to ensure payment of services.The Case Manager triages, coordinates and facilitates the clinical management for an assigned population. Develops, monitors and reinforces care standards and protocols designed to enhance quality and promote cost-effective utilization of healthcare resources.Responsibilities--- Facilitates the development of a plan of care in collaboration with the patient, family, caregiver and health care team. This is done through early identification and thorough assessment of the patient's need/preferences and resources available. Determines the appropriate level of care and coordinates the interdisciplinary treatment and plan of care. --- Facilitates the progression of care by advancing the care plan to achieve desired outcomes. Monitors the progress towards the goals of the plan and alerts the health care team to potential revisions to the plan in response to the changes in the patient needs and condition. --- Triages telephone calls and responds to patients and families and other members of the healthcare teams questions that are within a registered nurse's scope of practice. --- Communicates information to the health care team and those involved in the treatment and patient's care. --- Advocates on behalf of patients/families and caregivers for service access and insurance benefits within the constraints of regulations, and for the protection of the patient's health, safety and rights. --- Recognizes situations that require referrals to Quality, Risk Management, or Patient and Family Relations and discusses with leadership. --- Evaluates the options available and balances cost and quality to assure the optimal clinical and financial outcomes. Facilitates progression to appropriate levels of care. --- Evaluates patient outcomes affected by the care management process for improvement opportunities. Identifies potential for and participates in quality improvement initiatives within the clinical setting or other organizational committees. --- Works with the clinical research to coordinate care for patients on complex protocols. --- Performs other duties as required or assignedQualifications--- Graduate from an accredited Nursing Program required. --- Bachelor's degree (or matriculated into a Bachelor's degree program with completion within a period of time agreed upon with the department at the time of hire) with 3 years of clinical experience required. --- Recent acute care hospital experience preferred. --- Desired qualities and behaviors include: collaborative team player with strong communication skills, use of a systems approach in planning, problem solving and decision making, creativity, innovation, risk taking, autonomy, flexibility, receptiveness to change and a commitment to professional growth. --- Computer skills required.

  • Area of Interest: Nursing;
  • FTE/Hours per pay period: 0.50 - 20 hrs/per week;
  • Shift: Day;
  • Job ID: 12276; - - - - - - - -
    There are so many reasons to join Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center and Clinics, members of -, the premiere health system in New England.
    First and foremost are our people. No matter the role, you'll find a shared purpose here. We have doctors ready to teach their knowledge, nurses who lead through experience, and other like-minded individuals collaborating for the health of the community, while inspiring each other day after day.
    Career development
    Affiliated with Dartmouth College, the atmosphere here is very collegial. You'll discover educational and research opportunities around every corner. At Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center and Clinics, you never stop learning.
    You'll also appreciate the resources our wide-spread health care system provides. You'll have access to experts at the top of their fields, advanced technologies, and modern facilities that enable you to care for patients like nowhere else.
    Benefits and wellness
    We offer a total compensation package that includes competitive health and wellness benefits. These benefits consist of "Core Benefits" that are provided by Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center and Clinics as well as "Benefit Choices" that allow you to select additional benefits to meet your personal situation and needs.
    Our locations
    New England is a very special place to live, work, and become part of a community. We have some of the most advanced educational institutions, best health care, and diverse cultural and recreational offerings you will find anywhere in the country. The public schools are excellent, the mountains are beautiful, and the lakes are pristine. No wonder so many people love it here.

Keywords: Dartmouth Health, New England , Case Manager- RN, BA, Part Time, Executive , Lebanon, Northeast

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