Provides case management for specific patient populations. Utilizes clinical expertise, communication and problem solving skills to achieve optimal clinical and resource outcomes. Promotes cost-effective care by minimizing fragmentation, maximizing coordination, and facilitating patient/family movement through the health care organization. Performs patient needs assessments upon admission and at regular intervals; facilitating referrals and providing linkages to health, wellness, and post acute care resources across the health care continuum. Promotes interdisciplinary collaboration and teamwork to progress the plan of care and discharge plan. Performs Utilization Review for appropriateness of admission, intensity of service, and continued stay. Promotes appropriate length of stay, resource management, and care transitions to the next level of care. Oversees tracking of cost, variances, and resource management. Must comply with all federal and state regulations surrounding the discharge process. Must possess knowledge of growth and development appropriate to age group served and incorporate plan to meet needs into plan of care. Maintains 24-hour accountability.
Your accomplishments and expertise are noteworthy. They’re worth taking to the next level at Carilion Clinic, a Joint Commission-accredited organization that has earned distinguished accolades for clinical excellence, including Level 3 Patient-Centered Medical Home recognition from the National Committee for Quality Assurance.
A regional leader based in Roanoke, Virginia, our community-based healthcare network includes seven hospitals‐including a U.S. News & World Report Top 10 hospital and two Magnet®-designated hospitals‐multi-specialty physician practices, and affiliations with prestigious academic medical institutions. Note the worthy advantages of supportive leadership, shared decision-making, state-of-the-art technological resources, inter-professional teams, innovative learning, and advancement potential.
Experience: Five years of recent experience in a clinical health care setting with responsibilities reflecting direct management of patient care, including planning, coordination, and delivery of needed services such as education, psychosocial support, discharge planning, and utilization management. Supervisory or leadership experience is preferred.
Licensure/Certification: Current licensure in Virginia as a Registered Nurse. AHA BLS- HCP required within 6 months of hire.
Other: Must demonstrate knowledge and competency in the following areas: satisfactory completion of orientation, positive interpersonal oral communication skills, effective written communication skills, analytic skills, integrity, innovation, ability to be a team player, courteousness, ability to resolve complaints/problems, ability to demonstrate a customer-focused philosophy of service delivery, willingness to work as an integral member of a multi-skilled team. Must demonstrate knowledge and competency in computer literacy, community and system resources, effective interpersonal relations, analysis and research methods, assertiveness, flexibility, perseverance, diplomacy, and negotiation.
Below are our core values that we strive to embody and expect of all our team members:
CommUNITY: Working in unison to serve our community, our Carilion family and our loved ones.
Courage: Doing what’s right for our patients without question.
Commitment: Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and service.
Compassion: Putting heart into everything we do.
Curiosity:Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of excellence.
Requisition Number:763 Employment Status: Regular Part Time Location: Carilion Children's Child Development Shift: Variable Hours Shift Details: 24 hrs. per week; days of week may vary Recruiter: EVA L LIPSCOMB Recruiter Phone: 540-983-4082 Recruiter Email: ELLipscomb@carilionclinic.org
ABOUT CARILION: As a not-for-profit organization, we pride ourselves on investing in our employees and the communities we serve.
Our employees strive to provide quality care in serving over 1 million residents in Virginia while living and growing their careers in the country's most livable cities and towns.
Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., Carilion Clinic is a robust system of small and large award-winning hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.
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Carilion Clinic is a not-for-profit healthcare organization based in Roanoke, Va. Through our comprehensive network of hospitals, primary and specialty physician practices, and other complementary services, we work together to provide quality care close to home for nearly 1 million Virginians. With an enduring commitment to the health of our region, we also seek to advance care through medical education and research, help our community stay healthy, and inspire our region to grow stronger.