Case Management Nurse - Case Manager

  • 534243
  • Registered Nurse
  • February 08, 2021
  • 9 Piedmont Center 3495 Piedmont Road Ne
  • Atlanta, GA 30305
  • 8 D
  • 13 Weeks
  • March 21, 2021
  • Onward
  • Temporary
  • $1,069 - $1,182*
  • *Estimate of weekly payments is intended for informational purposes and includes hourly wages, as well as reimbursements for meal & incidental expenses and housing expenses incurred on behalf of the Company. Please speak with your Recruiter for additional details.

Job Description & Requirements

Case Management Nurse - Case Manager

Tha Kaiser Georgia team is looking for an excellent Case manager. They will need to be able to do the following: Ensures an effective transition of behavioral health patients from the inpatient setting to the next level of care. Provides this via a face to face assessment of identified patients and development of a collaborative care plan for discharge and follow up. Identifies barriers for effective continuity of care while working collaboratively with other BH and medical personnel to resolve those barriers. For At Risk members will monitor discharge plan and follow up care to prevent readmission and ensure ongoing quality of care. Refers patient to internal or external services as indicated by the discharge plan and monitors follow up of referrals. Communicates issues and/or needed improvements on a timely basis to Chief of Behavioral Health to improve quality of care for the patient and/or all members. Overall program goals for this position are: 1) reduce readmissions, 2) improve quality of care metrics for all BH members and 3) enhance member satisfaction.

Required Qualifications

BSN ~Minimum two (2) years of Psychiatric inpatient care. ~Minimum two (2) years of Discharge planning experience and/or Transitional Case Management or Complex Case Management experience working with BH patients ~Working knowledge of principles of utilization management. ~Georgia driver's license and able to travel within the Atlanta metro area. ~Functional knowledge of computers and electronic medical records. ~Working knowledge of DSM IV codes as well as ICD9 and CPT codes.

Preferred Qualifications

Prior work experience as BH transitional case manager and/or discharge planner with HMO preferred.

Facility Location

With its alluring charm and energetic buzz, Atlanta beckons newcomers from near and far. Part Southern belle, part economic powerhouse, the capital of Georgia is a favorite destination for travel nurses in search of career-boosting assignments, while the city’s numerous entertainment options and warm Southern hospitality make it a great place to call home.

Job Benefits

Onward Healthcare's travel nursing assignments typically last 13 weeks, and include:

  • Competitive pay rates and comprehensive benefits
  • Medical plans with dental and vision
  • Complimentary, high-quality private housing
  • 401(k) and flex spending options
  • Life insurance
  • Accident and short-term disability coverage
  • Free continuing education (CE) courses
  • Travel allowances
  • Guaranteed pay program
  • Tuition discount program
  • Referral bonuses

About the Company

Onward Healthcare, an AMN Healthcare company, is a travel nursing company dedicated to moving our nurses careers "onward and upward." Our team of expert recruiters connect clinicians with exclusive travel nursing opportunities at the nation’s top hospitals and healthcare facilities. Onward's nursing assignments are part of a larger, comprehensive RN career development and consultation service. Onward/AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.

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