Case Manager days 40 hours

Location: Burlington, MA
Job ID: 170767-1A
Date Posted: Sep 22, 2021
Category: Nursing

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Job Description

Welcome To

Welcome to Lahey Hospital & Medical Center, part of Beth Israel Lahey Health. Lahey Hospital & Medical Center is a world-renowned tertiary medical center known for its innovative technology, pioneering medical treatment and leading-edge research. A teaching hospital of Tufts University School of Medicine, the hospital provides quality health care in virtually every specialty and subspecialty, from primary care to cancer diagnosis and treatment to kidney and liver transplantation. It is a national leader in a number of health care areas, including stroke, weight management and lung screenings, among many others. Lahey also helps to advance medicine through research and the education of tomorrow's health care leaders.

About the Job

Position Summary:

The inpatient Case Manager assigned by nursing unit coordinates discharge planning and monitors quality assurance for Lahey Clinic inpatient admissions. Leads the multidisciplinary team to ensure a timely process.

Minimum Qualifications:

Education:

  •  Registered Nurse, Bachelors Degree or commensurate experience preferred.

    Licensure, Certification, Registration: 

  • Must hold current Commonwealth of Massachusetts license as a Registered Nurse, and Basic Life Support (BLS)

Skills, Knowledge & Abilities:

In the absence of any of these skills, demonstrates the ability to be thoroughly trained to Proven leadership and project management experience and skill meet organizational standards.

  • Effective verbal communication, problem solving and conflict resolution skills.

  • Basic computer and typing skills.

  • Basic knowledge of Quality Improvement techniques.

  • Demonstrated ability to organize and work independently

Experience:     

  •  A minimum of three years of medical/surgical nursing care experience.  Two years of case management or utilization management experience desirable.

  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with medical and hospital staffs.

About Us

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.