Nurse Case Manager | Hospital

Location: Phoenixville, PA
Date Posted: 07-05-2018
We're working on behalf of a 151-bed acute care hospital with an award-winning cardiovascular program, a fully-accredited cancer center, and the area's largest Robotic Surgery Center. The hospital is part of a highly regarded healthcare that believes in the power of people to create great care. They provide comprehensive medical services through approximately 25,000 emergency room visits, 8,200 inpatient admissions, and more than 500 community outreach programs annually.

We seek a Registered Nurse with three (3) or more years of clinical nursing experience that includes at least two (2) years of acute care case management experience for the role of Nurse Case Manager. In this role you will be responsible to assist in the development, planning, coordination, and administration of the activities of utilization review. You will conduct initial and concurrent review of the medical record to determine appropriateness and medical necessity of admission, continued hospital stay, and use of ancillary services. You will assume a leadership role within the interdisciplinary team to coordinate services trough the continuum of care to achieve optimal clinical and resource outcomes. You will interview patients and families to assess for discharge needs. You will screen for high risk patients and manage to that. You will perform utilization function in accordance with InterQual standards, Medicare regulations and payer contracts.

Candidates must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing and be licensed as an RN in the state of Pennsylvania (or be able to gain this licensure). Must have three (3) or more years of clinical nursing experience that includes at least two (2) years of acute care case management experience. Preference given to candidates with certification as a Certified Case Manager (CCM).  Must have strong computer skills for documentation. Must be able to operate within different databases (including Excel).

Competitive compensation and benefits. This is an excellent opportunity to join a strong, regional, integrated healthcare provider/payer system that offers leading-edge, compassionate healthcare and wellness services to a population of 2.5 million people. For more information call 941.739.1400 or submit your resume now by clicking on the button below that says "Apply Now."
Eric Boelkins
Edge Recruitment Solutions
888.666.2450 or 941.739.1400
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