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Case Manager- Full Time (FT) - Days

Case Manager- Full Time (FT) - Days

Job ID 
2017-6082
Location 
US-TX-Austin
Posted Date 
9/7/2017
Division 
Long Term Acute Care (LTAC)

More information about this job

Overview

Who We Are

 

Cornerstone Healthcare Group is a leading long term acute care hospital group (LTAC) committed to improving the health and well-being of patients by providing an environment of continuous process improvement, teamwork, integrity, fiscal responsibility and endless customer service.  Cornerstone, with its recent merger of Solara Healthcare, is headquartered in Dallas and owns 18 hospitals in Texas, Arkansas, Louisiana, Arizona, West Virginia and Oklahoma. 

 

Why Work for Us?

 

Our hospitals offer competitive compensation and benefits, but that is not why our employees come to work for us. As a Cornerstone employee, you are truly a valued contributor to our team. It is no wonder why our employees gave us high scores in both overall satisfaction and employee engagement in our latest Cornerstone Employee Partnership Survey.

 

Our Core Values are woven into the fabric of our culture and ingrained in our employees and how they perform their jobs every day.

 

Responsibilities

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.

Qualifications

Education and/or Experience: 

 

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