The RN case manager will utilize the nursing process to provide optimal quality and continuity of nursing care from the pre-operative setting through a ninety day episode of care. The Case Manager will develop care plans that are specific to each patients physical, mental and social needs, based on pre-surgical clinical assessments. The care plans will be implemented and modified, as needed throughout the transition of care to ensure the patients well-being and achievement of the desired outcomes. The case manager will work collaboratively as part of a multi-disciplinary team to provide patient and family education, communication with health care providers and coordination and facilitation of services within an episode of care.
EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:
Current unrestricted RN license in state of residence.
Minimum of 2-3 years nursing experience in a hospital setting or telephonic case management experience required.
Preferred candidates BSN certified case managers or experience with discharge planning and outpatient care coordination.
Orthopedic experience preferred.
Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills.
Strong problem solving skills with a flexible and creative approach.
Ability to work independently.
Excellent oral and written communication skills; able to communicate professionally and effectively with all member of the healthcare team as well as in simple, concise and soothing language to patients and their families.
Uses appropriate telephone etiquette when performing telephonic duties.
February 19, 2019
Fort Collins Location
Fair Market Rate