RN Case Manager

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POST DATE 9/3/2016
END DATE 12/19/2016

Gwinnett medical center Lawrenceville, GA

Location
Lawrenceville, GA
AJE Ref #
576086029
Job Classification
Full Time
Job Type
Regular
Company Ref #
28568236

JOB DESCRIPTION

JOB TITLE: RN CASE MANAGER #1719

LOCATION: LAWRENCEVILLE, GA 346

DURATION: PERMANENT

RELOCATION ASSISTANCE IS AVAILABLE.

Leading Atlanta-area Medical Center seeks a RN Case Manager, who will work within an interdisciplinary group of healthcare professionals including physicians, social workers, and other staff. Will work with the patient from Admissions through Transition into the community.

This role includes identification of actual and/or potential problems of the patient, assessing response to treatment, identifying and initiating actions to reduce potential complications, identifying and initiating actions to reduce delays/rework and to enhance cost effective use of resources, identifying and establishing the patient's most appropriate transition plan and working closely with patients and the healthcare team to implement and evaluate the plan in a timely manner.

The case manager is responsible to communicate with external services and agencies to expedite the process of selecting/approving/certifying services needed during the patient's acute care and transition to a post- hospital setting.

Qualifications:

* Current Georgia RN License required.
* 3 years recent clinical nursing experience.
* 1 year case management experience or similar role.
* Critical Thinking skills
* Excellent communication skills and interpersonal communication skills required.

RELOCATION ASSISTANCE IS AVAILABLE.