Case Manager Outpatient - RN

WellStar Health System Marietta, GA

About the Job

Overview


How would you like to work in a place where your contributions and ideas are valued? A place where you can serve with compassion, pursue excellence and honor every voice? At Wellstar, our mission is simple, yet powerful: to enhance the health and well-being of every person we serve. We are proud to have become a shining example of what's possible when the brightest professionals dedicate themselves to making a difference in the healthcare industry, and in people's lives.


Responsibilities


The Case Manager Outpatient will work in conjunction with of a team of nurse case managers, social workers, registered dieticians, physicians, pharmacists, and the AVP and VP of population health management.
 
He//She will have the opportunity to make a profound impact on the lives of people living with multiple chronic illnesses and complex social situations. Conduct comprehensive assessments, create plan, implement, monitor and evaluate options and services required to meet an individual’s complex health care related needs. This includes mental health and

psychosocial needs to promote seamless transitions, quality and cost effective outcomes.

 

Will coordinate services to set up any identified patient need. Will serve as a consultant to other RN Case Mangers and Care Team Members and make recommendations to assist with adequately meeting patient psychosocial/mental health needs. Will connect with patients in person, on the phone and through email, in the hospital, and in the physician’s office - essentially however and wherever the patient needs assistance to improve their health, better understand their illness and coordinate their care.

 

Will collect and track data and make recommendations for improvements with the team and across the system.


Qualifications


Required Minimum Education: Graduate of accredited school of nursing with a current Georgia RN license. Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing is highly preferred.
 
Required Licensure: RN Licensure

 

Required Minimum Experience: A minimum of five (5) years diverse clinical experience. Case management experience highly desirable. Case Manager certification (CCM) preferred. Computer experience with Microsoft office suite and electronic health records preferred Experience in data collection and analysis and basic research techniques desired.
 
Case Manager certification (CCM) preferred. Computer experience with Microsoft office suite and electronic health records preferred Experience in data collection and analysis and basic research techniques desired.

 

Required Minimum Skills: Knowledge of complex case management role and processes. Demonstrates customer focused interpersonal skills to effectively interact with practitioners, multidisciplinary health care team, community agencies, patients and families with diverse backgrounds, values, and religious/cultural ideals. Outgoing and autonomous, flexible personality that can engage the geriatric population over the phone and support the development of PHM CM role. Demonstrates leadership qualities including excellent organizational and time management skills, verbal and written communication skills, problem-solving, decision-making, priority setting, and work delegation. Ability to utilize risk-stratification screening criteria, review clinical data in identifying patient/client health care needs.

 

 



We’d like to invite you on a career journey like no other! In return for your contributions, we’ll help you make the most of all life’s moments – on and off the job. Wellstar Total Rewards is designed to provide for your total well-being, including: Your Wellness, Your Pay, Your Future, Your Joy.  We think it’s pretty simple – we care for our team members and our team members care for the community.

Make a difference in patients’ lives… and your own! Here, it’s more than healthcare – it’s CareerCare!