Supervisor - Registered Nurse Case Management
Job ID: R0041802 | Registered Nurse Professionals | Full Time | Charlottesville, VA
Provides first-line supervision of RN case managers and support staff within the inpatient setting. Performs case manager duties in accordance with established policies, procedures, and standards of practice. Performs initial assessment on all patients. Begins discharge process from day one of patient's stay. Communicates with payers to facilitate the patient's effective and efficient movement through the hospital system. Completes level-of-care assessment to ensure patients are receiving the appropriate level of care and to ensure that the patient transitions through their stay without barriers or delays in care delivery. Works closely with the admitting physicians to ensure appropriate documentation of clinical information necessary to support or determine alternative level of care. Coordinates discharges home and facilitate transfers to external placement facilities. Maintains expert knowledge of InterQual Level of Care criteria.
  • Teaches, coaches, and develops others.
  • Maintains a positive and professional work environment.
  • Is accountable for outcomes.
  • Conducts a comprehensive case management assessment of each patient within one day of admission.
  • Identifies patient's readiness to discharge based on outcomes.
  • Completes continued stay reviews each day to ensure patients are progressing towards discharge without barriers.
  • Reviews all regulatory requirements to ensure high-quality safe and cost-effective care.
  • Identifies patients with high risk concerns for presentation at Clinical High Risk meeting based on experience, high risk report, or denials.
  • Evaluates and measures outcomes in order to continuously improve practice and to enhance outcomes.
  • In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be assigned.

Position Compensation Range: $73,444.80 - $117,520.00 Annually

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
  • Education: Bachelor's of Science in Nursing required.
  • Experience: 5 years of clinical nursing experience, including 3 years of case management experience required.
  • Licensure: Licensed to practice as a registered nurse in the Commonwealth of Virginia. American Case Management Association or Commission for Case Manager certification required.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS
Job requires standing for prolonged periods, frequently walking, and bending/stooping. Proficient communicative, auditory, and visual skills. Attention to detail and ability to write legibly. Ability to lift/push/pull 20-50 lbs. May be exposed to chemicals, blood/body fluids, and infectious disease.



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