RN - Case Manager
Company: Baptist Health Care
Location: Gulf Breeze
Posted on: January 26, 2023
Job DescriptionThe Case Manager acts as a patient advocate to
hospital clients. An autonomous role that coordinates, negotiates,
procures services and resources for, and manages the care of
complex patients. This position provides clinically based case
management, discharge planning, and care coordination to facilitate
the delivery of quality healthcare and assists in the
identification of appropriate utilization of resources across the
continuum of care. This position assists patients throughout their
hospital experience to ensure the right care is provided at the
right time every time by focusing on the patient and ensures the
patient's active participation and decision making in their care.
This position works collaboratively with interdisciplinary staff
internal and external to the organization. This position interacts,
communicates, and intervenes with multidisciplinary healthcare team
in a purposeful, goal-directed fashion.ResponsiblitiesDirects,
coordinates, and provides case management to patients in caseload.
Responsible for preventing delayed discharges of observation
patients. Participates in case finding and preadmission evaluation
screening to ensure a safe discharge plan. Completes case
management assessment of patients and support systems in order to
facilitate the most appropriate and timely transition plan.
Interacts, communicates, and intervenes with multidisciplinary
healthcare team in a purposeful, goal-directed fashion. Works
proactively to maximize the effectiveness of resource utilization.
Anticipates, initiates, and facilitates problem resolution around
issues of resource use and continued hospitalization and discharge
planning. Consistently maintains a professional commitment to
institutions and departments goals and objectives. Demonstrates
flexibility to the departments needs in relation to floor and work
schedule and any other internal and external demands on the
department. Continually shows commitment to the department by
extending ones self when the need arises. Maintains current
knowledge of case management, , and discharge planning, as
specified by federal, state, and private insurance
- Must have ASN degree or Nursing Diploma.
- Four (4) years broad based nursing experience is required.
- Current RN Licensure in the State of Florida required.
- Demonstrated skills in the areas of negotiation, communication
(verbal and written), conflict, interdisciplinary collaboration,
management, creative problem solving, and critical thinking.;
Knowledge of healthcare financing, community and organizational
resources, patient care processes, and data analysis; Knowledge of
utilization management as it relates to third-party payers;
Knowledge of post-acute care community resources; Excellent verbal
and written communication skills required; Demonstrates flexibility
via an ability to adapt to changing priorities and regulations;
Basic computer skills required.About UsBaptist Health Care is a
not-for-profit health care system committed to improving the
quality of life for people and communities in northwest Florida and
south Alabama. The organization includesthree hospitals, four
medical parks,Andrews Institute for Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine,
and an extensive primary and specialty care provider network. With
more than 4,000 team members, Baptist Health Care is one of the
largest non-governmental employers in northwest Florida.Baptist
Health Care subsidiaries comply with applicable Federal civil
rights laws, do not exclude, deny benefits to, or otherwise
discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, creed,
religion, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity
or expression, veteran status, status with regard to public
assistance, national origin, disability, or age in admission to,
participation in, or receipt of the services and benefits under any
of its programs and activities, whether carried out by Baptist
Health Care directly, its subsidiaries, or through a contractor or
any other entity with which Baptist Health Care arranges to carry
out its programs and activities.
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