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LifePoint Health PRN RN Case Manager in Athens, Tennessee

Monitors and manages patient care to promote continuity of care, optimal patient outcomes, patient satisfaction, cost efficiency, and compliance.

Consults with nursing staff and multidisciplinary team regularly to evaluate patient's status and appropriateness of medical care, including admission, length of stay, transfer and discharge.

Monitors patient and family satisfaction. Responds to questions and complaints from patients, family members, and payers regarding care.

Participates in discharge planning including coordinating patient transfers to other facilities and coordinating community resources. Provides discharge education and resource referrals to patients.

Performs chart review to identify actual or potential issues with service delivery, patient outcomes and satisfaction, compliance, cost, and reimbursement.

Reports to the Director of Case Management.

Minimum Education

Associate’s degree in Nursing is required.

Required License

Registered Nurse - Current Registered Nurse License in State of Tennessee or another compact state is required.

Required Certifications

The below certifications will be required at the time of hire:

Basic Life Support (BLS)

Required Skills

Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision.

Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.

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Organization: *Starr Regional Medical Center

Title: PRN RN Case Manager

Location: Tennessee-Athens

Requisition ID: 7412-4728