RN Case Manager (non-certified) - Continuum of Care
FT, Days (80 Hours per pay period)
Position Summary: The RN Case Manager (Non-Certified) is a member of a multidisciplinary team and is responsible for integrating expert clinical practice into the patient care setting, coordinating education of staff and patients and serving as a clinical resource and consultant to the health care team. The RN Case Manager (Non-Certified) is responsible for promoting patient care continuity and quality through the collaborative development of practice guidelines and clinical pathways that support quality improvement activities. The RN Case Manager (Non-Certified) actively seeks opportunities in research designed to identify best practices. The RN Case Manager (Non-Certified) has the responsibility, accountability and authority for providing comprehensive care coordination and knowledge to assess , plan, implement, coordinate , monitor and evaluate options, services, and outcomes to meet the patient's health care and human service needs by promoting quality and cost effective intervention for the designated patient population. Activities and interventions include maintaining patient's privacy, confidentiality, safety, advocacy, adherence to ethical, legal, and accreditation/regulatory standards .
Minimum Education: None specified; however, must be sufficient to meet the standards for achievement of the below indicated license and/or certification as required by the issuing authority.
Minimum Experience: Two (2) years of acute care nursing experience; a minimum of two (2) years of experience in assigned area of responsibility.
Licensure Requirement: Current Tennessee RN License. Must actively pursue and achieve CCM