Are you exceedingly driven, dedicated, and passionate about caring for your patients? Do you consistently create and nurture meaningful relationships with your team, your patients, and their loved ones. Can you strike the perfect balance of integrity, compassion, accountability, respect, and excellence?
Then you have what it takes to be a Care Manager at St. Joseph Hospital. You are at the heart of health.
Our Care Managers will:
Educate staff, physicians, patients, and families in the case management process.
Review new admissions and continued stay patients to determine whether MCG criteria is met.
Engage physicians to establish the optimal DRG, length of stay and expected date of discharge.
Interface with representatives of third party payors to assist with the certification process and the discharge planning process, responding to requests for reviews in a timely fashion to avoid denials.
Review records and collaborate with the interdisciplinary team to obtain information about all aspects of the patients, transmitting information to third party payors to avoid denials.
Participate in interdisciplinary rounding and identify areas for improvement.
Facilitate communication between patients, families, and social work to ensure safe and appropriate discharge plans.
What you'll bring:
- Passion for Case Management
- 3+ Years of diverse RN experience
- Critical Care, Home Care, and/or Case Management experience preferred
- Education: Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing required
- Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree preferred
- Licensure: New York Registered Nurse (RN) License & Registration
- Certification: Case Management Certification preferred; PRI Certification preferred
St. Joseph Hospital is a community hospital that provides comprehensive inpatient, outpatient, critical care and surgical services. St. Joseph Hospital is proud to hold The Joint Commission Gold Seal of Approval, signifying full accreditation by the nation's predominant standards-setting body in health care. Amongst many quality achievements, St. Joseph is also recognized by the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association for GOLD quality achievements for both Stroke and AFIB. In fact, St. Joseph is the first hospital on Long Island to earn the AFIB GOLD Quality Achievement Award.
At Catholic Health Services of Long Island your well-being comes first, with comprehensive compensation and benefits; our offerings go beyond the basics. In addition to multiple medical plans, life insurance, generous paid time off and flexible spending accounts, we also offer substantial tuition reimbursement, an employer funded pension plan and several savings plan options for your future.