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We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Care Manager.
In this role, the successful candidate Coordinates, negotiates, procures, and manages the care of patients by incorporating a focus on care coordination across the acute care continuum. Reviews and evaluates the patients medical record to determine the appropriateness and medical necessity for admission and continued hospitalization. Evaluates appropriate resource utilization, and assesses patient for transitioning to the next appropriate level of care. Collaborates with the health care team to ensure the achievement of quality outcomes for patients/families.
- Assesses patient and medical record documentation for appropriate acute admission and level of care, quality and safety indicators, and plans for discharge.
- Performs systematic assessment and reassessment of patient and family/significant other considering clinical presentation, cultural and religious influences, individual experiences, available resources, environmental factors as well as health behaviors and practices.
- Formulates the plan of care, along with the patient and family, based on communication with the attending physician(s), expected goals of care and length of stay; articulates knowledge of the plan of care through an understanding of patients diagnosis, prognosis, care needs, and desired outcomes.
To qualify you must have a Licensure as a Professional Registered Nurse in NYS with current registration.
Education: BSN required, or graduate of an accredited RN program with BS in related health care field; Masters of Science in Nursing or relevant health related field desirable.
Experience: Three to five years clinical experience, acute medical-surgical preferred, or in the care of the population to be care-managed. Two or more years in utilization management, discharge planning/case management preferred;
Competencies: Excellent interpersonal skills, effective communication, negotiation and conflict management skills; creative problem solving and clinical leadership; change management, organizational and time management skills; able to apply critical thinking and clinical expertise toward achievement of specific outcomes; previously demonstrated ability to foster strong collaboration with co-workers, peers, physicians, nursing, and ancillary departmental support staff.
Knowledge of Microsoft Office and demonstrated proficiency in managing software such as Eclipsys Sunrise Clinical Manager, Canopy, and ECIN
Certification in PRI, Case Management, American Board of Quality Assurance and Utilization Review Physicians, Inc. Membership in case management and/or related specialty professional organization desirable.
Physical stamina, manual dexterity, visual and aural acuity to perform responsibilities..
Required Licenses: Registered Nurse License-NYS
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
NYU Langone provides its staff with far more than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of, an institution where you'll feel good about devoting your time and your talents.
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