Maxim Healthcare Services is seeking a Nurse Case Manager who is responsible for coordinating the continuum of care activities for assigned patients and ensuring optimum utilization of resources, service delivery and compliance with medical regime. LOOKING TO START ASAP!
Performs and coordinates the initial assessments and ongoing reassessments of the patient's status
Documents patient case information within a database system
Performs chart review/audits monthly or as needed
Participates in monthly case conferences by providing information pertinent to patient s needs/goals
Partners with the Program Director in development and review of the patient s individualized coordination of care plan
Ensures that the patients medical needs are addressed; consults with the patients physicians as needed, coordinating plans of treatment, and advocating for the patient when necessary
Promotes understanding of the medical factors affecting the targeted population
Identifies and assists patient(s) in accessing entitlements, resources, information, and referrals for psychosocial needs
Participates in Quality Assurance and Utilization Review activities, as directed
Empowers patients in decision-making for care planning
Maintains accurate and timely patient information, which is readily accessible for review and meets all requirements; assists in data collection for reporting/funding sources
Fosters intra-facility and inter-facility working relationships to help accomplish goals; acts as a liaison between primary care providers, specialist, and/or patient
Advocates on behalf of patient regarding accessibility of services
Follows State/Country mandated guidelines for the nurse case management programs
Participates in outreach activities to the entire target population, as directed
Recommends program/service changes to meet gaps in service in the community
Performs other duties as assigned/necessary
At Maxim Healthcare Services, we firmly believe that our employees are the heartbeat of our organization and we are happy to offer the following benefits:
Competitive pay & weekly paychecks
Health, dental, vision, and life insurance
401(k) savings plan
Awards and recognition programs
*Benefit eligibility is dependent on employment status.
Maxim Healthcare Services is a leading provider of home healthcare, medical-related staffing, travel nursing, and population health and wellness services across the United States. As an established community partner, we have been making a difference in the lives of our employees, caregivers, and patients for more than 30 years. Our commitment to customer service, improving patient care, and staffing experienced healthcare professionals has paved the way for many rewarding career opportunities in the healthcare industry.
Maxim Healthcare Services, Inc. is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer
\"Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Initiative, Maxim Healthcare will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records\"
Associated topics: ambulatory, care unit, coronary, domiciliary, hospice, intensive, intensive care unit, nurse rn, staff nurse, surgery
* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.