Case Manager, RN

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Location: Winchester, MA
Job ID: 150475-1A
Date Posted: Jun 14, 2019

Job Description

Welcome To

Winchester Hospital is a vibrant and growing health care system, recognized as a trailblazer in medicine and a standard bearer in patient experience. It includes an award-winning academic medical center, a superb constellation of community hospitals, home care services, rehabilitation facilities and more.

We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent in a market long recognized and revered as a global leader in health. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels, and we offer competitive salaries and benefits. We adhere to the principles of a just and fair work environment for all colleagues, where respect is foundational and performance is rewarded.

About the Job

Candidates must possess the ability to meet our services excellence standards along with excellent clinical knowledge and a desire to be a part of a fast paced, multi-disciplinary team.  Utilizes the case management process to identify the specific needs of the patient in order to ensure that hospital services are covered for the patient, in addition to developing a safe and effective discharge plan.  

·        Establishes a therapeutic relationship with the patient, the patient's family and significant others by involving them in each step of the care coordination process and accommodates factors that may influence the plan of discharge.

·        Collaborates with the multi-disciplinary healthcare team regarding the patient’s plan of care to promote the best possible outcomes and patient/family experience upon discharge.

·        Ability to learn utilization management principles and hospital leveling processes for compliance and insurance purposes

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

Education:

Required:

BSN is required

EXPERIENCE

Required

  • At least three (3) years of home health and/or post-acute care experience.

    Preferred

  • Previous Case Management experience

    Other Skills/Knowledge

    Required   

  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work collaboratively with a provider staff as well as the rest of the case management team.
  • For safety and quality reasons, must be able to read, write and communicate effectively in English with patients, visitors, vendors, and fellow members of the hospital team.
  • Computer skills

    LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS, CERTIFICATIONS 

    Required

  • Current license to practice professional nursing from MA Board of Registration

Scheduled Hours

Per diem, one weekend per month.

About Us

Winchester Hospital serves the health care needs of many communities in northwest suburban Boston for acute-care inpatient services plus an extensive range of outpatient services and integrated home care. Since 1912, it has been a trusted pillar of the community, amassing an enviable list of professional awards and honors, including: an “A” safety rating from The Leapfrog Group, a ninth-in-the-state ranking on the U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospitals list and repeated accolades as a top area employer. Winchester Hospital was also the first community hospital in the state to achieve Magnet® recognition, the industry’s gold standard for nursing excellence.

Winchester Hospital colleagues rally around our mission: To Care. To Heal. To Excel. In Service to Our Community. Our affiliation with Lahey Health furthers our mission by allowing us to offer patients streamlined, coordinated and comprehensive care, close to home.

Join our team and embrace our mission by applying today!

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.