Case Manager RN
Posted on: April 11, 2019
We are looking for a Registered Nurse Case Manager to join our team
at Garden Park! Apply today!
Learn more about working at Garden Park Medical Center where above
all else we are committed to the care and improvement of human
About Garden Park Medical Center
Garden Park Medical Center is a 130-bed acute care facility located
at the intersection of I-10 and Hwy. 49 in Gulfport. The hospital
provides an extensive array of inpatient and outpatient services
including 24-hour emergency room services. The hospital is an
affiliate of HCA Inc., the nation's leading provider of healthcare
services that is made up of locally managed facilities that include
171 hospitals and 118 freestanding surgery centers located in 20
U.S. states and in the United Kingdom, and is fully accredited by
the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations.
Garden Park has some of the most comprehensive services in Harrison
County, featuring all private rooms with a number of specialty
services including: Seasons Behavioral Health Center, Family Birth
Center, Level III Trauma Center, Sleep Disorder Clinic, The Wound
Healing Center and more.
Roles & Responsibilities:
The RN Case Manager works with physicians and other members of the
multidisciplinary team to develop a plan for each patient from
admission to discharge. The tasks and responsibilities include:
-- Performs continuous assessments and evaluations to ensure
patient is progressing towards desired outcomes.
-- Assesses and responds to patient/family needs by coordinating
efforts of other team members.
-- Identifies and resolves barriers that hinder effective patient
-- Collaborates and consults with physicians on patient's progress
and discharge planning needs.
-- Performs utilization review ensuring admissions meet criteria
for appropriateness of care and medical necessity.
-- Manages the process to review and, as appropriate, appeal
denials received from payors.
-- Coordinates the discharge planning process ensuring involvement
of all members of the healthcare team. Counsels with patients and
family members in decision making and in meeting psycho social
needs of the patient.
-- Maintains knowledge of resources and facilities available to
patients and family members.
-- Collaborates with personnel at other facilities to coordinate
smooth and effective patient transfers and transitions.
-- Compiles, evaluates, and reports statistics to members of the
team and utilizes the information to facilitate process improvement
-- Orients and mentors new staff members.
-- Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment
-- Practice and adhere to the "Code of Conduct" philosophy and
"Mission and Value Statement".
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