Medical Center Hospital Case Manager in Odessa, Texas
The Case Manager Registered Nurse is responsible for leading the interprofessional team in continuity of care and discharge planning. The Case Manager facilitates integ1rated and comprehensive patient services during hospitalization. The Case Manager provides ongoing assistance and consultation to the healthcare team through a comprehensive assessment of patient needs, planning and implementation of an interprofessional care plan, and communication of individual patient need. Conducts initial, concurrent, and retrospective review functions in support of the hospital case management program and makes appropriate referrals to designated Physician Advisors.
A current licensure as a RN with the Texas State Board of Nurse is required. Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing is preferred.
Training and Experience:
Minimum of 1 to 3 years of acute care experience;
Minimum of 1 to 3 years of case management experience preferred; and
Basic knowledge of health plan products, community resources and alternative funding programs.
UOM experience preferred in addition to Case Management.