University of Virginia Health System
Posted 10 months ago
Listing Type: Nursing
Employment Type: Nursing
Education Level: BSN Preferred
Certificates: Not Stated
Experience Level: All|Experienced
Dialysis Case Manager (37752)
Within the inpatient setting to assess and address patient and family needs related to effective and efficient movement through the hospital system and beyond.
Perform initial assessment on all patients and begin discharge process from day one of patient’s stay
Complete level of care assessment to ensure patients are receiving the appropriate level of care, and to ensure that the patient transitions through their stay without barriers or delays in care delivery. Maintain expert knowledge of Interqual® Level of Care criteria.
Work closely with the Admitting Physicians to ensure appropriate documentation of clinical information necessary to support or determine alternative level of care
Coordinate discharges home and facilitate transfers to external placement facilities
Education: Graduate of accredited nursing program, Bachelor of Science in Nursing required within 5 years of hire.
Experience: 3 years Relevant Experience
License/Certification: Licensed to Practice as a Registered Nurse in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Accredited Case Manager (ACM) Certification strongly preferred at hire or within 3 years
Job requires standing for prolonged periods, frequently walking, bending/stooping. Proficient communicative, auditory and visual skills; Attention to detail and ability to write legibly; Ability to lift/push/pull 20 - 50lbs. May be exposed to chemicals, blood/body fluids and infectious disease.
STRONGLY PREFERRED: Accredited Case Manager (ACM) Certification strongly preferred at hire or within 3 years.
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this position. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, and skills required of personnel so classified.
: 60,236.80 - 96,387.20
: Charlottesville City-Charlottesville
: Registered Nurse
: Oct 1, 2018
The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.