• Houston Medical Center
  • Perry Hospital
  • Houston Health Pavilion
  • The Surgery Center
Houston Healthcare
  • Houston Lake Rehab
  • Houston Heart Institute
  • Med-Stops

 

Careers

Careers


Send this job to a friend
Care Manager
Department: Care Management
Schedule: Full Time
Shift:
Hours: 80 Hours Per Pay Period - Will work every other weekend
Salary: Commensurate with experience
Job Details: - Current RN license with the Georgia State Board of Nursing
 Performs concurrent, extended stay and retrospective reviews of admissions using established criteria to determine appropriateness of admission and extended stay.  Serves as a resource to medical and hospital staff on utilization and regulatory issues and participates in coordination of individualized patient care services.  Collaborates with other member of the healthcare team to monitor and evaluate patient status focusing on intermediate goals and expected outcomes.  Explores and implements strategies to reduce resource consumption and length of stay for the case managed patient population.  Issues admission denial letters.  Appeals letters are written in response to potential quality and/or admission denials.  Facilitates appropriate after care activities by initiating and assisting in ongoing discharge planning activities, making appropriate referrals and maximizing the continuum of care for patients assigned to his/her assigned unit.  Participates in special projects as identified in conjunction with multidisciplinary group examining care processes.  Identifies over/under unitization of resources.  Has the unique ability to follow the patient from admission to discharge and provide the physician and nursing staff with the best possible options for post hospital care for the patient.  Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing or a degree in an associated healthcare field if a non-RN. Three (3) years in an acute care setting.  Current RN licensure by the Georgia State Board of Nursing-for RN applicants. Utilizes a variety of standard office equipment to include computer, printer, fax machine, copier, telephone etc.  Basic knowledge of statistics encouraged. Successful candidates will be subject to criminal background and drug screens. EOE/AA/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled  

   
Click Here to Apply Online

Current Houston Healthcare Employees Click Here
     

back to top

Houston Medical Center
1601 Watson Boulevard
Warner Robins, Georgia 31093
Telephone: (478) 922-4281

 

Wi-Fi Houston Healthcare provides wireless internet accessability for our patients and visitors throughout the facilities

Perry Hospital
1120 Morningside Drive
Perry, Georgia 31069
Telephone: (478) 987-3600

Connect with Us!
  • facebook
  • twitter
  • flickr
  • you tube
  • linked in