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Manager, Case Management - Fort Pierce, FL - Case Management

Company: Lawnwood Regional Medical Center
Location: Fort Pierce
Posted on: January 11, 2022

Job Description:




Description SHIFT: No WeekendsSCHEDULE: Full-timeManager, Case Management
Case Management Department
Full Time, Day Shift, 1.0 FTE
Lawnwood Regional Medical Center
Fort Pierce, FL
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Facility Description:
Lawnwood Regional Medical Center & Heart Institute is a 380-bed acute-care hospital offering a full range of services. Lawnwood is home to the most experienced Heart Institute on the Treasure Coast providing interventional and therapeutic care, including open-heart surgery. Other hospital services include adult and pediatric emergency services, labor/delivery and birthing, pediatrics, orthopedics, oncology, nuclear medicine, diagnostic services, as well as inpatient and outpatient surgical services.
Lawnwood is designated by the Joint Commission as a Certified Primary Stroke Center. The Physical Rehabilitation Center is CARF accredited and we are designated a Level II Trauma Center by the Florida Department of Health and verified by the American College of Surgeons. We also offer a freestanding ER in Vero Beach providing emergency treatment for adults and children closer to home. Additionally, Lawnwood offers the area's only Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) and Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU). At Lawnwood patients come first - no matter what! We invite you to work in a fast-paced environment with a team of top healthcare professionals while enjoying a culturally vibrant, yet laid-back quality of life centered on Treasure Coast beaches, boating, fishing, community and the outdoors.
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Benefits:
We are committed to providing our employees with the support they need. At Aventura Hospital & Medical Center, we offer an array of medical, dental, and vision packages as well as several add-on perks to make your benefits package truly customizable to you and your family needs. Some of our unique benefits we offer include:



Student Loan Repayment*


Tuition Reimbursement/Assistance Programs*


Paid Personal Leave


401k (100% annual match - 3% to 9% of pay based on years of service)


Identity Theft Protection discounts


Auto, Home, and Life Insurance options


Adoption Assistance


Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)*


*If applicable, please refer to the CBA or the local HR office to confirm if this benefit applies to your position.
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Job Description:
The Manager for Case Management services reports to the Case Management Director and is responsible for promoting patient-centered care by coordinating all aspects of hospital-based case--management for his/her assigned area of responsibility in alignment with the goals of the Case Management Department. This role is accountable for the overall day-to-day oversight and management of the case management program including coordination, supervision, and administrative oversight of the case management team. This role will function as an expert clinical practitioner, case management subject-matter expert, resource, advisor and leader for the members of the case management team. Supervises and monitors professional and support staff and ensures that effective care coordination and case management practices are consistent with hospital policies, and applicable regulations and guidelines. Monitors quality of the interactions, documentation and assessments of the case management staff. The Manager for Case Management Services will coordinate activities that promote quality outcomes and patient throughput while supporting a balance of optimal care and appropriate resource utilization.
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Responsibilities:


This individual serves as a role model and functions as a clinical resource for staff.


Supervises and facilitates development of staff and oversees the day-to-day tasks/activities in the department


Ensures staff are competent in the use of InterQual to progress the plan of care.


Works collaboratively and maintains active communication with physicians, nursing and other members of the interdisciplinary care team to effect timely, appropriate patient management.


Monitors the quality of CM interactions with patients, families, physicians and the multidisciplinary team by regularly shadowing staff to ensure clear understanding and adherence to department processes.


Monitors quality of documentation and assessments by regularly auditing the case managers' documentation.


Communicates effectively with patients, family, medical staff, care team members, students, supervisors and outside contacts.


Responsible for scheduling and staffing of department, department education and competencies


Completes daily, weekly and monthly reports as assigned by the Director of Case Management.


Adheres to established policy and procedure and standards of care; escalates issues through the established chain of command timely


Demonstrates knowledge of regulatory requirements, HCA Ethics and Compliance policies, and quality initiatives


Serve as an advocate for patient's rights, needs, and values; ensuring that patients' ethnic, cultural, or religious values, beliefs, preferences and needs are considered and aligned


Other duties as assigned


Qualifications


RN with current state licensure, BSN preferred


Three years of clinical, hospital nursing experience required


Three to five years previous case management experience required


One to two years supervisory experience preferred


Currently certified as InterQual CER or IQCI - preferred


Case Management certification desirable


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