RN/Case Manager in Martinsville, VA at Sovah Health - Martinsville

Date Posted: 8/18/2019

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Job Description

SOVAH Health - Martinsville

Monitors and manages patient care to promote continuity of care, optimal patient outcomes, patient satisfaction, cost efficiency, and compliance.  Must maintain up to date knowledge of regulatory agency changes related to case management. Serves as a care coordinator to monitor and coordinate a comprehensive program of admissions reviews, continued stays and discharge plans of the patient.  Processes appropriate data to monitor and guide acute care hospital coverage for patients.  Conducts medical record audits and evaluations.  Prepares statistical analysis in accordance with departmental, organizational, and regulatory agencies requirements.  Initiates and directs care management of patients from preadmission through discharge for appropriate movement through the continuum of care while providing quality care advice to meet specific patient needs.  Monitors cases, develops and implements plans for appropriate documentation and length of stay compliance. 

Job Requirements

Graduate of a School of Nursing. License in the State of Virginia or compact state as a Registered Nurse required. Certifications: Prefer Certification as Case Manager. Licenses: Current licensure by Virginia State Board of Nursing (or compact state) as a Registered Nurse.  At least one year of clinical direct patient care nursing experience in an acute care hospital required. Previous Nursing/Case Management/Utilization Review/Discharge Planning experience preferred. 

Equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran