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Care Manager - Inpatient Case Management - 4K New Hire Incentive

Company: Scripps Health
Location: Chula Vista
Posted on: September 17, 2023

Job Description:

At Scripps Health, you will experience the pride, support, respect that has been repeatedly recognized as one of the nation's Top 100 Places to Work. You'll be surrounded by people committed to making a difference in the lives of their patients and their teammates. So, if you're open to change, go ahead, and unlock your potential. We invite you to join our highly dynamic Case Management team at Scripps Mercy Chula Vista as a Care Manager. As a Care Manager (CM), you will be using objective data, evidence-based screening tools, and care team referrals, the CM screens all patients in their assigned caseload to identify those patients who may have discharge needs; who may be at risk for an unplanned readmission within 30 days of acute care discharge; who have a high risk of mortality; who are medically complex and may have a prolonged LOS or who have payer issues.

  • The CM completes a more comprehensive review of these targeted patients to develop a prioritized list of patients they will actively manage.
  • The CM will coordinate with the health care team and the patient/family to address payer issues that impact care, and to develop a transition plan of care that includes a safe discharge plan and plan for follow up with care providers post discharge.
  • The CM ensures that the patient/family agrees with and understands this transition plan and that the plan is implemented appropriately.
  • Works in collaboration with utilization review nurse to ensure that reviews are completed timely. This is a Full-Time (70 hours per pay period, every 2 weeks) position with a day schedule that includes variable hours with weekend and holiday rotation. Position typically starts around 7/7:30am with 10.25 hour shifts. Located at Scripps Mercy Hospital Chula Vista.

Keywords: Scripps Health, Chula Vista , Care Manager - Inpatient Case Management - 4K New Hire Incentive, Executive , Chula Vista, California

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