Care Coordinator - Registered Nurse

Location: Winchester, MA
Job ID: 157798-1A
Date Posted: Nov 8, 2019
Category: Nursing

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Job Description

Welcome To

Welcome to Winchester Hospital, part of Beth Israel Lahey Health. Winchester Hospital was the first hospital in Massachusetts to earn Magnet recognition, the American Nurses Association’s highest honor for nursing excellence, three times. It has since received the recognition a fourth time. As the northwest suburban Boston area’s leading provider of comprehensive health care services, the 229-bed facility provides care in general, bariatric and vascular surgery, orthopedics, pediatrics, cardiology, pulmonary medicine, oncology, gastroenterology, rehabilitation, radiation oncology, pain management, obstetrics/gynecology and a Level IIB Special Care Nursery.

 

About the Job

Contributes to the Hospital’s mission by providing our patients with a safe plan of care for discharge. This professional licensed position will have an impact on finance and growth by classifying patients’ status appropriately and maintaining a length of stay within budget. They will impact the patient experience and quality of care by daily rounding and working with the patient/family to establish the best plan of care for discharge.

Education:

Required:

  • Hired Prior to 10/1/13:  Graduate of a state approved and/or accredited RN program.
  • Hired On or After 10/1/13:  Bachelors’ degree in Nursing (BSN) or obtain BSN within 5 years of hire

Preferred:

  • BSN upon hire

Experience:

Required

  • At least five (5) years of clinical experience as a Registered Nurse

Preferred

  • Previous Case Management experience

Other Skills/Knowledge:

Required   

  • 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

Preferred

  • InterQual Criteria

Licenses, Registrations, Certifications: 

Required

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

Preferred

  • Case Management certification                     

Population Specific Requirements: 

  • Neonate, Infant, Children, Adolescent, Adult, and Geriatric

Professional Commitment Requirements: 

  • Keep abreast of developments in the field and/or licensure through continuing education, participation in professional organizations or a combination of both.

On-call:

  •  Off-shift coverage rotation expected

Schedule requirements: 

  • Holiday rotation and occasional weekend coverage required

Shift

Full Time

About Us

Beth Israel Lahey Health is an integrated system providing patients with better care wherever they are. Care informed by world-class research and education. We are doctors and nurses, technicians and social workers, innovators and educators, and so many others. All with a shared vision for what healthcare can and should be. We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent. We strive to create a diverse and inclusive workplace that reflects the communities in which we work and serve. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels and offer competitive salaries and benefits.

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