Case Manager/WIP

Job Requisition #: JR59115

End Date: 3/31/2022

Location: Newark, Delaware

Position Type: Case Management/Social Worker, Nursing

Shift: Day Shift, No Rotation

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Christiana Care Health System, a Magnet® health care organization with over 1,100 beds between its two hospitals (Christiana Hospital & Wilmington Hospital) and the only Level I trauma service on the East Coast corridor between Philadelphia & Baltimore, has been honored repeatedly as "One of America's Best Hospitals" by U.S. News & World Report. Christiana Care Health System is always seeking like-minded professionals to join us in our commitment to providing the best patient care in the region. Just named 3rd in the Top 10 Best Hospitals to work for in the North East.
 

The Christiana Care Health System is currently recruiting a Weekend Incentive Program (WIP) RN Case Manager.   As a WIP employee, you will commit to work 3 out of 4 weekends in a 4 week period.  This position is responsible for covering all many departments and working a 12 hour day/evening shift on Saturdays and Sundays from 7a-7:30p or 8a-8:30p

We are seeking an energetic, motivated RN that wants professional autonomy and understand the importance of care coordination.  The Case Manager is a vital member of the interdisciplinary team that is responsible to create, implement, and monitor treatment plans to ensure safe, timely, and effective transitions throughout the care continuum and discharge planning.  

Highlights: 

  • Additional wages for off hours shifts
  • Scheduling flexibility to meet department needs
  • Generous Paid Time Off, Competitive Pay & Robust Benefits Package.
  • Highly engaged and motivated team
  • 24/7 Leadership Support


PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Develop and coordinate an individualized care plan to ensure safe and effective transfers in the movement of patients across the care continuum.
  • Assesses health status of patients/members who are targeted for participation in cardiac disease management program; conducts initial telephonic assessment interview and screening.
  • Conducts patient education; collaborates with patients/members to establish realistic goals and activities to enhance patient self-management and participation in care plan.
  • Monitors patients progress; consults with primary physician or designee and other members of the care delivery team at agreed-upon intervals. Follows patient post-discharge at expected intervals.
  • Acts as consultant to members of the health care team and is very visible Participates in data collection Uses theoretical and educational frameworks and expert clinical knowledge base to promote an provide patient, family staff and community education.
  • Develops and implements educational materials and programs.
  • Participates in activities that contribute to the education of other health care professionals. Plans and participates in educational outreach activities for community organizations.
  • Maintains confidentiality of patients/members and staff information.
    Attends meetings and in-service educational programs, as requested.
    Performs assigned work safely, adhering to established departmental safety rules and practices; reports to supervisor, in a timely manner, any unsafe activities, conditions, hazards, or safety violations that may cause injury to oneself, other employees, patients and visitors.
    Performs other related duties as required.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:


Active Clinical RN License required; BSN required.
Minimum of 1 year of clinical experience in acute care preferred.
Case Management or utilization management experience desirable.
Case Management Certification required within 18 months of hire.

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EEO Statement: Christiana Care Health System is an equal opportunity employer, firmly committed to prohibiting discrimination, whose staff is reflective of its community, and considers qualified applicants for open positions without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or expression, age, veteran status, disability, pregnancy, citizenship status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state, or local law.


UPDATE: ChristianaCare is committed to prioritizing the health and safety of our patients and caregivers. As we continue to meet the needs of our caregivers and our community through the COVID-19 pandemic, our commitment to health and safety requires that we take new steps to ensure a safe environment for medical care for our patients and a workplace that avoids preventable harm for our caregivers. For this reason, vaccination for COVID-19 is required for all caregivers at ChristianaCare and is considered a safety standard that is job-related and consistent with business necessity for all caregivers.

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For the Love of Health.

Inclusion & Diversity

At ChristianaCare, we’re committed to treating everyone with dignity and respect. We believe in a safe, inclusive work environment that fosters collaboration between caregivers from all walks of life. We know that each unique viewpoint is vital in delivering high-quality, safe patient care to everyone who walks through our doors. Our policies, benefits, hiring practices, employee resource groups, and corporate citizenship demonstrate our commitment to inclusion and diversity throughout our system.

Why do we embrace inclusion and diversity? For the Love of Health.

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We serve together in Love and Excellence. Our unique values, Love and Excellence are bold and powerful, and they are the reason why working for ChristianaCare is special. The behaviors associated with our values guide how caregivers interact with everyone they work with and make for an exceptional work experience. We believe that when you lead with Love, Excellence is inevitable.

Benefits

ChristianaCare’s comprehensive total rewards package is one of the most competitive in the region. We are proud to offer excellent benefits that reflect the organization’s commitment to being exceptional today and even better tomorrow.

At ChristianaCare, we provide access to high-quality and affordable benefits designed to meet our caregivers where they are. You can tailor your benefits to meet your needs now and adjust them as your priorities change.

Take advantage of ChristianaCare’s wide-ranging benefit offerings from supporting optimal health through medical, prescription, dental and vision coverage to valuable wellness and work/life programs, which include paid parental leave, coverage for infertility and assisted reproductive technologies, an employer-funded short-term disability program, and more.

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