REGISTERED NURSE (RN) - CASE MANAGER
Company: Southern Illinois Healthcare
Location: West Frankfort
Posted on: November 22, 2021
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At Southern Illinois Healthcare (SIH), we realize that in order to
provide our surrounding communities with excellent care, we must
begin by providing our employees with that same care and
appreciation. We offer rich opportunities to develop and grow
professionally, an environment of excellence in patient care, and
the awareness that everything we accomplish is a direct outgrowth
of the superb efforts and dedication of our employees.
As a non-profit system of almost 4000 employees in Carbondale, IL,
we have won national acclaim for our cancer, cardiac, stroke,
bariatric, breast imaging, and rehabilitation services.
The RN Clinical Case Manager is responsible for the day to day
activities of case management. Performs concurrent patient
assessment related to appropriateness of the level of care,
diagnosis, procedures performed, discharge needs, and intervenes to
expedite the patient--------s plan of care.
Responsibilities Performs concurrent patient assessment related to
appropriateness of the level of care, diagnosis, procedures
performed, and intervenes to expedite the patient--------s plan of
Maintains competency in InterQual criteria.
Collaborate with social work team to address social issues that
affect a safe, effective discharge plan.
Provides and documents discharge planning services in a
professional, collaborative and timely manner to optimize meeting
patients-------- posthospital discharge care needs.
Collaborates with the interdisciplinary team to assess, monitor,
implement and evaluate patient care needs during the hospital stay
in order to smoothly transition the patient to the next level of
Utilizes evidence-based practice standards to guide the evaluation
of care, length of stay, medical necessity of services, and
appropriate use of organizational and patient centered
Develops and maintains collaborative relationships with
organizations in the community that facilitate provision of
appropriate care during the hospital stay and facilitate efficient
and effective planning for continued care for the patient.
Collaborates with necessary staff and post-discharge care providers
to assure a safe and effective discharge plan.
Facilitates care conferences with patient and/or family support
structure and healthcare team to foster decision making that
promotes patient advocacy.
Supports Service Excellence initiatives contributing to the
organization becoming a top performer in quality care, patient
safety and patient satisfaction strategies.
Understands and applies techniques to support the provision of
population based appropriate care utilizing Joint Commission
standards, CMS Core Measure requirements, and other best
Acts as an expert resource to the interdisciplinary healthcare
team, physicians and other leaders: Participates in
interdisciplinary team meetings in a collaborative manner resulting
in achievement of best patient outcomes.
Participates actively in departmental and hospital wide teams,
committees, or other improvement.
Qualifications Associate--------s degree in Nursing
Current Illinois RN License
Technical Experience: 3 years
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