RN/LVN Case Manager

Employer
Mediscan Staffing Services
Location
Lynwood, CA, US
Salary
Competitve
Posted
Apr 18, 2018
Closes
May 19, 2018
Ref
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Specialty
LPN / LVN
Contract Type
Permanent
Job Description

If you are seeking for potential growth, well this client of ours maybe the assignment you been waiting for!

The Case Manager RN or LVN is responsible for coordinating with physicians, staff, community resources and facilities regarding patient care. In conjunction with physicians, develops plans of care and discharge plans, monitors all clinical activities, makes recommendations for alternative levels of care, identifies cost-effective protocols, and develops guidelines for care.

Duties

  • Facilitates and coordinates all non-high risk discharges and planning issues. Identifies age-related problems that may require intervention, e.g. geriatric patient for visual, comprehension, gait or housekeeping problems and the ability to participate in the discharge plan.
  • When applicable, retrieves and enters on TAR Log, and forwards to Manager the first working day after discharge.
  • Utilizes an interdisciplinary approach to develop the plan and goals, as appropriate.
  • Facilitates and coordinates all non-high risk discharges and planning issues. Identifies age-related problems that may require intervention, e.g. geriatric patient for visual, comprehension, gait or housekeeping problems and the ability to participate in the discharge plan.
  • Assists Social Services in planning setting that is most appropriate to meet the patients needs.

Requirements

  • Current CA RN or LVN License
  • American Heart Association (BLS)
  • Minimum of three 3+ years experience in an acute care hospital setting. Expertise in any of the following areas: Healthcare Management, Quality assessment and improvement, Continuous quality improvement, Utilization Review, Discharge Planning, Social Service, Infection Control, Risk Management.
  • Must be familiar with Milliman and AllScript Care guidelines
  • Strong interpersonal skills

This is a very fast paced environment. Must be a multi-tasker.

Company Description

Mediscan was founded in 1995 in Woodland Hills, Ca. We specialize in providing employment to healthcare professionals in hospitals and schools. We currently service over 400 hospitals, and over 150 schools in 30 states. We have employed over 2,000 healthcare professionals in 2015. Mediscan has been ranked as the Number 1 staffing agency for the last seven years in a row by the SF Business Journal. Mediscan offers quality service and is Joint Commission Certified.

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