HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse (RN) - Case Manager in Cartersville, Georgia
Must smile and make eye contact.The Case Manager will facilitate the interdisciplinary plan of care with a focus on evaluating the appropriateness of clinical care, medical necessity, admission status, level of care, and resource management. The Case Manager will coordinate activities that promote quality outcomes and patient throughput while supporting a balance of optimal care and appropriate resource utilization. The Case Manager will identify potential barriers to patient throughput and quality outcomes. The Case Manager will facilitate appropriate discharge plans. The Case Manager participates in Performance Improvement activities to assure continuous Quality Improvement. Maintains cultural and diversity awareness when dealing with patients, visitors, co-workers and all other customers. Promotes a supportive, team-work oriented environment. Fulfills departmental responsibilities with the long-range plan, mission, vision and values of CMC.
Cartersville Medical Center is a 119-bed acute care community hospital and regional cancer center (The Hope Center) located in Cartersville in beautiful Northwest Georgia, just 40 miles north of Atlanta and 60 miles south of Chattanooga, TN. Cartersville Medical Center has received an “A” grade from Leapfrog Hospital Safety. Cartersville Medical Center has also received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold Plus Achievement Award with Target: StrokeSM Honor Roll Elite Plus. The award recognizes the hospital’s commitment to providing quality evidence-based stroke treatment, according to nationally recognized, research guidelines based on the latest scientific evidence.
RN with current state licensure required, BSN preferred.Required three years experience in acute care setting, Case Management experience preferred. Certification in Case Management, Nursing, or Utilization Review, preferred. Ability to establish and maintain collaborative and effective working relationships. Ability to communicate effectively in oral, written and electronic formats. Demonstrates analytical and critical thinking abilities with pro-active decision-making and negotiation skills. Completes and achieves a minimum score of 88% on the Healthstream InterQual Test.
Title: Registered Nurse (RN) - Case Manager
Location: Georgia-Cartersville-Cartersville Medical Center-Cartersville
Requisition ID: 08625-6630