RN Care Manager Lead – Performance Improvement

Penn State Health

Posted 1 month ago

Listing Type: Nursing
Employment Type: Nursing
Shift: Days
Education Level: BSN Required
Certificates: Not Stated
Experience Level: All
Compensation: NA

RN Care Manager Lead – Performance Improvement

Job ID: 8374
Category: Registered Nurse

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Location: PA-Reading-Bernville Road-RHN
Work Type: Full Time
FTE: 1.0
Shift: Days

Summary:

This position is responsible for overseeing and facilitating all transitional care activities embracing a productive PCMH philosophy under the St Joseph Medical Center (SJMC) Transitional Care Plan program (TCP) from initial hospital admission to the conclusion of the TCP period, typically 90 days post-discharge for specifically identified health plan covered lives. Transitional care activities include patient assessment and education, discharge planning oversight, a post-acute care plan oversight, facilitation and oversight of coordination of post-acute services, and direct follow-up on patients’ progress relative to their post-acute plan. Success in the role will be defined by improved patient outcomes and experience of care as well as improved utilization of post-acute resources. Measurement of success will be the achievement of the evidenced based pay for value metrics as defined annually by the selected individual health plans.

Other information:
Current licensure to practice professional nursing in Pennsylvania Bachelor of Science degree or in active pursuit to obtain B.S. Degree Case Management Certification preferred Five years of healthcare experience 1-2 years of experience in case management and/or transitional care and/or post-acute services Excellent clinical skills Effective verbal and written communication skills Current with trends and issues in healthcare focusing on legislation and regulation, disease management, guidelines and standards, technology and performance outcomes.

If chosen for this position, you are required to complete a Pre Employment Physical Exam. This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position’s responsibilities.

Penn State Health is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and is committed to providing employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you are unable to use our online application process due to an impairment or disability, please call 717-531-8440 between the hours of 8:30 AM and 4:30 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday – Friday, email hrsolutions@pennstatehealth.psu.edu or download our Accommodation Instructions for Job Applicants PDF for more detailed steps for assistance.

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