Registered Nurse - Case Manager, Per diem, Day
Company: Yale New Haven Health
Posted on: October 18, 2020
To be part of our organization, every employee should understand
and share in the YNHHS Vision, support our Mission, and live our
Values. These values - integrity, patient-centered, respect,
accountability, and compassion - must guide what we do, as
individuals and professionals, every day.
Case Manager has the primary accountability for the development,
coordination and management of the patient's treatment plans in
order to achieve successful outcomes.
* 1. Functioning as a leader for coordinating care efforts, the
Case Manager works with payor sources, patients and team members to
develop, deliver and monitor the quality of services provided and
to improve outcomes through evaluation and revision of those
* 2. With the Nurse Manager, efficiently manage the care of the
patient to promote optimal length of stay outcomes.
* 3. Case Manager shall manage groups of patients based upon
service line designation throughout the continuum of care. This
includes pre-hospitalization through post hospitalization
* 4. Case Manager shall evaluate patients referred for home care.
Plans and coordinates care for Home Care patients utilizing
knowledge of State, Federal and JCAHO regulations. Identifies
insurance coverage and communicates coverage to patient/ family.
Collects, maintains and reports statistical data on all referrals.
Provides ongoing information on home care programs and
* 5. Case Manager follows up on complex cases and communicates with
the patient/ family so to insure excellent quality of care
continues once discharge has occurred.
* 6. The Case Manager uses his/ her skills to incorporate:
assessment, planning, implementation, coordination and continuous
evaluation of a patient on a daily basis.
* 7. The Case Manager insures that patients have their physical,
psychosocial and vocational health needs met along the continuum of
* 8. Other duties and responsibilities as requested by Manager,
Case Management Review.
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing and currently licensed
by the State of Connecticut. BSN and Masters degree in Nursing or
Health Care Administration preferred.
Recent appropriate nursing experience, theoretical knowledge of the
nursing process, case management and continuity of care. Advanced
communication and interpersonal skills with all levels of internal
and external customers. Ability to obtain and interpret information
appropriate to patient needs and age. Advanced assessment and
teaching skills. Leadership skills in planning and managing patient
care as acquired through greater than 3 years of clinical nursing
experience in an acute care hospital. Utilization management and
case management experience preferred. Knowledge of computer
software and hardware applications and a basic knowledge of
statistics. Nurse with a minimum of 5 years of experience. Computer
literacy. Excellent interpersonal skills. Able to manage stressful
Office, hospital units, on call for weekends required and will be
rotated among the nurse case management staff. This may evolve to a
part time weekend schedule if patient work load requirements
mandate on-site coverage. 50% sedentary; sitting, standing, walking
from unit to unit, carrying records, speaking before groups. Must
be able to speak and hear in a manner understood by most people.
Must be able to communicate effectively by telephone.
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