Case Coordinator (40hrs)

Recruiter
William Backus Hospital
Location
Hartford
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jul 17, 2017
Closes
Aug 10, 2017
Industry
Computer
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Case Coordinator

We invite you to explore the opportunities in a hospital that has the highest degree of respect for its nurses and takes great pride in the quality of care we provide and in the integrity of our institution!

At Hartford Hospital, Connecticut's leading tertiary medical center, we offer a variety of complex and innovative challenges. We are a leader in cutting edge technology that has a reputation for providing exceptional care to those in need and is built on the foundation of excellence in patient care, teaching and research.

Position Summary:

The primary focus of this position is on facilitating patient throughput. As a Case Coordinator at Hartford Hospital, assigned to a select inpatient population, you will assess patients for appropriate level of care; coordinate their care and services across the care continuum; identify risk factors; facilitate involvement of support services; perform utilization management functions; develop and implement transition planning activities; utilize and document aspects of care in our case management specific computer applications; and collaborate with other health care team members on process and quality improvement initiatives. You will gain the opportunity to become a key member of a collaborative nursing team, in which patients and their care will be your first priority.

Qualifications:

The successful candidate will possess a CT RN license; BS in Nursing required; three years acute-care required; also diversified clinical nursing experience, including medical/surgical nursing; case management, home care, and/or managed care experience and excellent communication, negotiation, and conflict resolution skills required. Knowledge of computer applications and reimbursement systems preferred. Certification in case management desiredPosted by StartWire