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RN Case Manager

  • Location:

    Virginia

  • Sector:

    MRS Nursing

  • Job type:

    Temporary & Contract

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Marie Nellas

  • Contact email:

    mnellas@medicalrecruitmentstrategies.com

  • Job ref:

    BBBH407225_1666992755

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-10-30

  • Client:

    Medical Recruitment Strategies

Urgent Need - Excellent Pay!

** Please find candidates within the areas of

  • Fairfax 22030
  • Mechanicsville 23116
  • Reston 20191

Job description

Are you ready to join a diverse, high-energy, fast-growing healthcare company? We are looking for an experienced Registered Nurse - Case Manager.

Who We Are and Why We're Different

Our priority is healthy patients. We deliver better outcomes for patients and lower costs for everyone. We are the only value-based kidney care platform led by physicians, which uniquely qualifies us to care for patients holistically. We keep patients healthier longer - at home and out of the hospital. Our mission is to improve outcomes for patients by slowing disease progression and improving quality of life. We do this by putting nephrologists at the center of care and continuing to build on our data, analytics, and deep understanding of kidney care.

Role Summary

The RN Case Manager will be at the forefront of this intensive, adaptive, and patient-focused model. We are looking for nursing professionals that understand the importance of the "Quadruple Aim", where high-touch interactions between patient and healthcare provider enhance patient experience, improve health outcomes, reduce costs, and improve the work life of the provider.

As an RN Case Manager, you will manage the medical needs of a caseload of patients as they navigate the staged progression of chronic kidney disease (CKD). RN Care Managers will manage acute and post-acute episodic interventions, including condition assessment, SNF coordination, education, etc. in the patient's home and virtually. Collaborate with the Care Team and physicians to prevent readmission, prevent future hospitalization, and improve patient care. This type of intensive service provision will require RN professionals that:

* Can build strong, productive relationships and maintain consistent communication with patients, their families, and providers

* Collaborate with Care Team and physicians to prevent readmission, prevent future hospitalization, and improve patient care

* Provide high intensity engagement with patient and family. Introduce self to patient/family and explain nurse case manager role and process to contact nurse case manager for questions, guidance, and education

* Enhance a collaborative relationship to maximize the patient's/family's ability to make informed decisions

* Manage a caseload of nephrology practice patients and perform clinical needs assessments/complex-medical management for high-risk CKD/ESRD patients

* Educate patients using kidney disease-specific education developed to be culturally appropriate and tailored to a diverse set of learning needs

* Act as a patient's advocate, liaison, and information resource; escalating all appropriate information to their nephrologist as appropriate

* Assess and assist patients for linkage and utilization of appropriate medical and community resources in conjunction with other members of the care coordination team

* Complete timely and accurate documentation per company-documented procedures and relevant professional and regulatory standards

Education:

* Degree in nursing RN (Required)

* Experience working with chronically ill (CKD/ESRD) patients

* Home care, case management, and/or hospital experience preferred

Licensure

* Commensurate on State requirements

Work Location:

* 20% Work from Home

* 80% On location (Patient Home Visits/Nephrology Practice Office)

Benefits:

* Health Insurance

* Dental insurance

* Vision insurance

* Life insurance

* Disability insurance

* Paid time off