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Employment Type:
Part time
Job Category:
Case Manager (RN/LVN) - Part Time (PT) - Days
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Cornerstone Healthcare Group | Brownsville, TX
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Job Description

Job Description


The Case Manager is responsible for assessing patient/family psychosocial needs, planning, implementing, procuring services for and evaluating care for patients ranging in age from 18 years to geriatric experiencing medically complex conditions, medical-surgical conditions with rehabilitation and/or wound care needs.

The Case Manager duties include:

* Concurrent review including admission, continued stay and appropriateness of discharge.
* Collects information for and as a result of concurrent reviews.
* Coordinates discharge planning to ensure continuity of care, performing utilization review, and facilitating the patient satisfaction survey process.
* Participates in functions to coordinate the care of patients with all health team members throughout the facility.
* Integrates Case Management within the hospital's primary functions in a manner that contributes to the provision of comprehensive health care and achievement of quality cost effective outcomes.
* Perform other duties as assigned.


Education and/or Experience:

RN/LVN Case Manager: Graduate from an accredited school of nursing with a BSN preferred . Valid Certified Case Manager credential or will obtain during employment. Three (3) years experience in acute hospital case management health care provider or health care company preferred. May substitute experience for degree.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:

RN/LVNCase Manager: A Registered Nurse or Licensed Vocational Nurse who is currently licensed to practice by the state. CCM credential preferred. Must maintain current CPR certification throughout employment.

About Cornerstone Healthcare Group

To be the leading provider of patient care in our communities across multiple post-acute segments, including Long-Term Acute Care, Inpatient Rehabilitation, Skilled Nursing, Outpatient Services and Home Health, by providing high quality care at the right time, in the most appropriate setting. We are responsible to all of those who depend on us - patients, families, caregivers, employees, communities, and investors - to deliver on this vision. Beliefs Patient Centered Care with Desired Outcomes Continuously Improving Organizational Performance Being the Employer of Choice Creating Effective Networks through Partnership Values Taking Personal Responsibility Making Sound Judgment Providing Safe, Responsible Care Respecting the Rights and Dignity of Others Following Established Standards of Practice Doing the Right Thing Cornerstone is committed to improving the health and well being of the patients we serve by providing an environment of continuous process improvement, teamwork, integrity, fiscal responsibility and endless customer service. Pivotal to that mission is our philosophy, which includes: A commitment to providing excellent health care for patients who have experienced debilitating illness and injuries requiring long term acute care. A commitment to our patients which encompasses understanding, compassion, and honesty for them and for their families. The involvement of our staff, singularly focused on realizing each patient's full potential and maximum recovery. And, lastly, the integrity of the Cornerstone staff, from top to bottom, down every corridor of every hospital, with the people our patients see and speak with, and even with those they don't. CHG does not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, national origin, disability, or age in admission, treatment, or participation in its programs, services and activities; or in employment. For further information contact your local State Department of Health