Georgia Employer NURSE CASE MANAGER- PT DAY in Atlanta, Georgia

SUMMARYThe Nurse Case Manager collaborates with other members of the case management and health care teams, utilizes professional nursing skills to: assist the patient in achieving optimal health; assure appropriate use of health care resources; facilitate/coordinate timely care along the continuum; decrease unnecessary variances in care through proactive case management; develop a safe and timely discharge plan to meet the patient's needs.QUALIFICATIONSBachelor's Degree required, preferably in Nursing.Current Georgia Registered (RN) licenseCurrent Basic Life Support Healthcare Provider (American Heart Association) certification required.Minimum of three years of direct nursing experience and demonstrated clinical competence required.Experience in Case Management preferred.Knowledge of age specific needs of population served.EOE-Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.