HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse (RN) Case Manager in Houston, Texas

_Houston Northwest Medical Center - Houston, Texas_

_Registered Nurse (RN) Case Manager – Utilization Review_

Since 1973, Houston Northwest Medical Center offering 423 licensed beds has been providing comprehensive healthcare to the North Houston communities. The hospital is known for its maternity and women’s services, including a Level II Neonatal ICU, and for its cardiac care as well as bariatric and diabetes programs. In addition to its hospital emergency room, Houston North West Medical Center operates two urgent care centers

Houston Northwest Medical Center is currently accepting applications forRegistered Nurse (RN) Case Manager – Utilization Review. _ Responsibilities:_

  • Actively participates in the collaborative program which requires review of patient activities related to medical necessity of hospitalization, appropriateness of length of stay, timely and appropriate utilization of services rendered, and identification of patient needs related to patient care following discharge.
  • Facilitates discharge planning efforts to promote timely and safe discharge from the hospital.
  • The case manager promotes quality care and cost-effective outcomes to enhance the physical, psychosocial and vocational health of individuals.
  • The position encompasses assessing, planning, implementing, coordinating and evaluating health-related service options throughout the continuum.

Qualifications:

  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.
  • Current or pending licensure in Texas as an RN.
  • Five years professional nursing or social work experience desirable.
  • Certification in Case Management desirable.

Job: *Case Management

Title: Registered Nurse (RN) Case Manager

Location: Texas-Houston-Houston Northwest Medical Center

Requisition ID: 26920-92514