Viscardi Resources, medical treatment and nurse case management specialists, is looking for a full time Nurse Case Manager. The Nurse Case Manager will perform initial and on-going clinical assessments to treat work related injuries and illnesses. The Nurse Case Manager will telephonically assess, plan, implement and coordinate all case management activities associated with an injured employee; collaborating with injured workers, adjusters, health care providers, employers, attorneys, etc., to facilitate the patient’s appropriate and timely return to work.
Coordinate and assure proper delivery and oversight of medical and disability services
Perform pre-certification process for prescribed treatment by gathering relevant data through clinical interviews with the injured worker; provider(s); and the employer.
Assess and identify barriers to recovery
Plan a proactive course of action to enhance the injured employee's short and long-term outcomes
Determine goals, objectives, and potential alternatives to care for injured worker
Evaluate patient’s treatment plan and coordinate proper delivery of medical and rehabilitative services using cost containment strategies
Provide medical and disability education
Assist employers with the development of transitional, sedentary, or modified job duties based on the injured worker's functional capacity
Monitor, evaluate, and document case management activities and outcomes including, but not limited to: case management approaches, over/under utilization, inappropriate care, effective treatment, permanent or temporary loss of function, failed or premature return to work, non-compliance
Qualifications and Competencies
3-5 Years of Case Management experience in Workers' Compensation
Current and Unrestricted RN License in state of New York
Viscardi Resources is a workers' compensation and nurse case management agency serving some of the largest carriers, employers and third-party administrators in the nation. We are dedicated to helping our clients contain costs and deliver compassionate care to injured workers.
Viscardi Resources was founded in 2003 by Joan Viscardi, RN, BSN, specializing in Case Management, Medical Bill Review ...and Regulatory Application and Compliance. Through proven methodology, we enable our clients to more efficiently manage injury related claims.