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RN Case Manager - Nephrology

Location
Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
7 Sep 2022
Job Title: RN Case Manager - Nephrology
Location: Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
Job Category: RN - Registered Nurse, Nursing and Nursing Support, Geisinger Health Plan
Schedule: Days
Work Type: Full time
Department: GHP Care Coordination & Integration Division
Date Posted: 08/08/2022
Job ID: R-29863
Job Summary Assesses, plans, implements, coordinates, monitors and evaluates all options and services with the goal of optimizing the patient or member's health status. Manages utilization and practice metrics to further refine the delivery of care model to maximize clinical, quality, and fiscal outcomes.
Job Duties
  • Integrates evidence-based clinical guidelines, preventive guidelines, protocols, and other metrics in the development of treatment plans that are patient-centric, promoting quality and efficiency in the delivery of healthcare for the identified population.
  • Develops systems of care that monitor progress and promote early intervention in acute care situations.
  • Assists with the design, implementation, and evaluation of the advanced patient centered care model.
  • Assesses the healthcare, educational and psychosocial needs of patients or members.
  • Designs an individualized plan of care and fosters a team approach by working collaboratively with the patient or member, family, primary care provider, and other members of the health care team to ensure coordination of services.
  • Continuously evaluates laboratory results, diagnostic tests, utilization patterns and other metrics to monitor quality and efficiency results for assigned population.
  • Works to appropriately apply benefits and utilization management serving as a resource to the patient or member and healthcare team.
  • Maintains required documentation for all case management activities.
  • Collects required data and utilizes this data to adjust the treatment plan when indicated.


Work is typically performed in a clinical environment. Accountable for satisfying all job specific obligations and complying with all organization policies and procedures. The specific statements in this profile are not intended to be all-inclusive. They represent typical elements considered necessary to successfully perform the job. Additional competencies and skills outlined in any department-specific orientation will be considered essential to the performance of the job related to that position.


Position Details

  • Hours : Typical hours are 8a to 4:30p
  • Travel : Less than 25% to cover both Geisinger Hospitals in Wilkes Barre
  • On Call: Rotation based a couple times a year. On call is telephonic only
  • Weekends/Holidays: No scheduled weekends or holidays besides if you're on call
  • Preferred experience: Prior case management experience is preferred
  • Required experience: 3 years of RN experience
  • Certification: Case Management certification is required within 2 years. Geisinger will assist with this.

At Geisinger, the caring that we provide to our patients and members also extends to you and your family. Our competitive compensation and benefits package helps you and your loved ones stay healthy, meet your financial goals and thrive professionally and personally.

  • Benefits : Geisinger offers a comprehensive suite of healthcare benefits, including medical, prescription drug, vision and dental coverage. And with our healthcare benefits, you'll also receive care from one of the top innovative healthcare systems in the country. Our suite of benefits supports you and your family in a variety of ways, including coverage for same-sex or opposite-sex spouses, domestic partners and their children and stepchildren.
  • Paid Time Off: Our generous paid-time-off packages allow you to take the time you need to travel, rest, and care for and reconnect with friends and family. We also offer paid military and parental leave.
  • Diversity and Inclusion: We strive to create an environment where our patients, health plan members and employees can be taeir most authentic selves. Join one of our many Employee Resource Groups (ERGs). ERGs provide opportunities for all Geisinger employees to build internal and external networks and further develop professionally. ERGs are formed around common identities but are open to all employees.
  • Tuition Assistance : Up to $5,000 tuition reimbursement : We offer tuition reimbursement towards both undergraduate and graduate degrees.(Part time and Full Time Positions only)
  • Retirement: We contribute 5% of your salary to your retirement plan and offer auto-enrollment to make saving convenient for you.

Education Graduate from Specialty Training Program-Nursing (Required), Bachelor's Degree-Nursing (Preferred)
Experience Minimum of 3 years-Related work experience (Required)
Certification(s) and License(s) Licensed Registered Nurse (Pennsylvania) - RN_State of Pennsylvania; Basic Life Support Certification - Default Issuing Body
Our Purpose & Values OUR PURPOSE & VALUES: Everything we do is about caring for our patients, our members, our students, our Geisinger family and our communities. KINDNESS: We strive to treat everyone as we would hope to be treated ourselves. EXCELLENCE: We treasure colleagues who humbly strive for excellence. LEARNING: We share our knowledge with the best and brightest to better prepare the caregivers for tomorrow. INNOVATION: We constantly seek new and better ways to care for our patients, our members, our community, and the nation. SAFETY: We provide a safe environment for our patients and members and the Geisinger family We offer healthcare benefits for full time and part time positions from day one, including vision, dental and domestic partners. Perhaps just as important, from senior management on down, we encourage an atmosphere of collaboration, cooperation and collegiality. We know that a diverse workforce with unique experiences and backgrounds makes our team stronger. Our patients, members and community come from a wide variety of backgrounds, and it takes a diverse workforce to make better health easier for all. We are proud to be an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or status as a protected veteran.
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Details

  • Job Reference: 705994105-2
  • Date Posted: 7 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Geisinger
  • Location: Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent