Case Manager, RN - 40 Hours

Location: Winchester, MA
Job ID: 155040-1A
Date Posted: Aug 29, 2019

Job Description

Welcome To

Winchester Hospital is a leading community hospital north of Boston. The hospital offers a full range of medical services including maternity care and a Level IIB Special Care Nursery.  Since 1912, Winchester Hospital has been a trusted pillar of the community and is recognized for outstanding quality and high satisfaction scores. In 2003, we became the first community hospital in Massachusetts to achieve Magnet status -  the industry’s gold standard for nursing excellence.  We were re-accredited for the 4th time in 2018. Our mission To Care. To Heal. To Excel. In Service to Our Community is achieved through streamlined, coordinated and comprehensive high-quality, compassionate care close to home.

 

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

Shift

40 Hours Monday-Friday including weekend rotation

About Us

The Lahey Model of Care—right care, right time, right place—is exactly what patients, providers and payers need and deserve. Identifying and delivering on this convergence of interests has positioned Lahey Health for further growth. Our model ensures care is highly coordinated and locally delivered, with lower costs and exceptional quality.

Lahey Health is a robust, regional system including a teaching hospital, community hospitals, primary care providers, specialists, behavioral and home health services, skilled nursing and rehabilitation facilities, and senior care resources throughout northeastern Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire. The system has a global presence with programs in Canada, Jordan and Bermuda.

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