RN - Case Management
Responsible for the coordination and implementation of case management strategies pursuant to the Plan of Care. Plans and coordinates care of the patient from pre-hospitalization through discharge. Works with all members of the healthcare team
to assure a collaborative approach is maintained in care and treatment of the patient. Reviews care and treatment for appropriateness against screening criteria and for infection control, quality ans risk assessment documenting same in computerized database.
Responsible for authorizaion of appropriate services for continued stay and through discharge. Plans and coordinates home care services and needs. Provides discharge planning as appropriate for patient. Coordinates the discharge planning function, assist
with screening, investigation and problem solving as needed. Assists the Utilization Management Department with all utilization activities as requested and directed. Participates in education on and implementation of clinical guidelines and protocols. Provides
or arranges patient teaching as appropriate. Meets with patient and family to assist with disease management planning. Participates in performance improvement activities, frequently attending and participating in Performance improvement team.
Degree/Diploma Program of Study
Associates Degree Nursing
Minimum Work Experience:
Years of Experience
1-3 year of case management experience preferred.
Must have South Carolina or Multi-State Compact Licensure.