Location: Winchester, MA
Job ID: 168303-1A
Date Posted: Dec 27, 2021
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
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
Required: BSN is required
Required - At least three (3) years of home health and/or post-acute care experience.
Preferred - Previous Case Management experience
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.
LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS, CERTIFICATIONS
Current license to practice professional nursing from MA Board of Registration
Beth Israel Lahey Health is dedicated to improving health and wellness and making a difference in the lives of our patients, their families and all members of the communities we serve. Formed in March 2019, Beth Israel Lahey Health is a patient-centered, integrated care delivery system providing a continuum of services spanning academic, tertiary and community hospitals, dedicated orthopedic and psychiatric hospitals, primary and specialty care, community acute care, ambulatory care, behavioral services and home health. Beth Israel Lahey Health Performance Network is a unified joint contracting and population health management organization, jointly governed by participating physicians and hospitals.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.