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RN Case Manager - Day Shift - 10K Sign-on Bonus

at Christiana Care Health System in Newark, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Job DetailsRN Case Manager - Day ShiftM-F (Hours: 8a-4:30p with call rotation every 7 weeks) No Holidays or Weekends!Newark, DE

10K Sign-on Bonus!

Christiana Care Hospital in Newark, DE is looking for a Registered Nurse (RN) Case Manager with experience in Discharge Planning in an Acute Care Hospital Setting.

The RN Case Manager will be responsible for the coordination of care and drive patient progression to establish a discharge plan. This includes functioning as an interdisciplinary team member, creating, implementing, and developing all aspects of discharge planning to establish appropriate, timely, and effective transitions throughout the care continuum.

The Care Management Model:
Our Care Management Triad Team Model is a collaboration between the following:
RN Case Manager - Manages patient care, drives patient progression, and establishes a discharge plan.
Social Worker - Resolves psycho-social barriers and supports discharge needs.
Utilization Management - Reviews patient status for appropriateness and anticipated payer coverage.

CARE MANAGEMENT:
Identify patients who have post-acute care, placement, and complex discharge planning needs based on a comprehensive assessment that includes physical, as well as psycho-social factors/needs.
Anticipate, initiate, and establish a discharge plan for patients with post-acute care needs, collaborating with the physician, nurse, and other health care providers, the patient, their family/primary caregiver(s), third-party payers, and employer following established clinical guidelines, standards, and pathways.
Review the admission assessment and collaborate with the primary nurse and other health care providers to ensure a multidisciplinary plan of care is in place to meet identified patient care needs and desired outcomes.
Identify system issues that serve as barriers to care. Participates in the development and implementation of strategies to remove barriers and facilitate patient progression.

About Us
Christiana Care is one of the country's most dynamic healthcare organizations, centered on improving health outcomes, making high-quality care more accessible, and lowering healthcare costs. Christiana Care includes an extensive network of outpatient services, home health care, urgent care centers, three hospitals (1,299 beds), a free-standing emergency department, a Level I trauma center, a Level III neonatal intensive care unit, a comprehensive stroke center, and regional centers of excellence in heart and vascular care, cancer care and women's health.

Christiana Care Offers
Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Tuition assistance, etc.
Two retirement planning offerings, including 403(b) with company contributions.
Generous paid time off with annual rollover and opportunities to cash out.
12-week paid parental leave
Incredible Work/Life benefits including annual membership to care.com, access to backup care services for dependents through Care@Work, retirement planning services, financial coaching, fitness and wellness reimbursement, and great discounts through several vendors for hotels, rental cars, theme parks, shows, sporting events, movie tickets and much more!

Education & Requirements
An active RN license in DE or Compact State is required.
BSN required.
RN with a minimum of 2 years of medical surgical nursing in an acute care hospital is encouraged to apply.
A minimum of 1 year of Care Management experience is strongly preferred.
BLS preferred.
Case Management Certification (CCM) is required within 18 months of eligibility.
Complete 8 continuing education credits (CEU) per year in Case Management.

Post End DateDec 31, 2024

EEO Posting Statement

Christiana Care Health System is an equal opportunity employer, firmly committed to prohibiting discrimination, whose staff is reflective of its community, and considers qualified applicants for open positions without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or expression, age, veteran status, disability, pregnancy, citizenship status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state, or local law.

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Job Posting: 1280399

Posted On: Jun 21, 2024

Updated On: Jul 21, 2024

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