Make an Impact in Patient Care at WakeMed as a Case Manager, Nurse
(Coverage for Adult Med-Surg and Pediatrics)
As a Nurse Case Manager, you are responsible for providing patient case management services to assigned populations. Responsibilities include:
Utilizing a collaborative interdisciplinary approach to anticipate, integrate, and coordinate the patient’s plan of care, discharge plan, and re-entry into the community.
Meeting the needs of patients in order to optimize clinical and resource outcomes and monitoring the effectiveness of the plan and its outcomes.
Identifying at-risk patient populations who require patient case management services, in collaboration with the social worker.
Serving as a patient/family advocate to act as a communication link between the physician, patient, family, health care team, community resources, and payers to reduce redundancy and fragmentation of care.
Providing bio-psychosocial assessments to identify patient needs and assisting in the development of the plan of care.
Anticipating potential delays in the health care process and acting proactively to avoid these delays.
Ensuring that necessary services are provided at the most appropriate level of care and that there is a smooth progression of the patient throughout the health care system and into the community.
Here at WakeMed, you are more than an employee – you are family. We understand that our responsibility to the community begins with our employees. It’s simple: we care for our employees and our employees care for the community. We believe in doing everything we can to help you meet your personal and professional needs throughout employment. In doing this, we offer the following to support you:
Shared decision-making structure
Continuing education opportunities
Countless career advancement opportunities
Flexible shift options
Tuition & specialty certification reimbursement
Medical & dental insurance
Paid vacation & sick leave
Health and wellness education programs
Monday – Friday, 8:00am – 4:30pm
Weekends as needed
No call requirements
Graduate in Nursing Required
Bachelor’s Degree Required
Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing Preferred
3 Years of Nursing in a Related Area Required
5 Years of Nursing in a Related Area Preferred
Direct Position Experience in Clinical – Case Management, Discharge Planning, Accounting, Finance, Third Party Review, or Utilization Management Preferred
The below is required:
Certified Case Manager or Commission for Case Management Certification Within 1 Year of Hire
Innovation flourishes here, and we want your hard-earned experience and gained skills to advance further with our team. For more information and to apply, please visit us online at jobs.wakemed.org and reference job ID: 36562. EOE
Internal Number: 36562
About WakeMed Health & Hospitals
At WakeMed Health & Hospitals, we are guided by a simple – yet powerful mission: to improve the health and well-being of our community by providing outstanding and compassionate care to all.
To deliver on this mission, WakeMed employs the “best minds and the biggest hearts” in the business. Our team includes over 8,500 experienced registered nurses, technologists, medical professionals, support staff, and a medical staff of more than 1,200 physicians and advanced practice providers who are dedicated to putting patients first.
When it comes to culture and benefits, we recognize that when we take good care of our employees, our employees can take even better care of our patients. We proudly offer competitive salaries that reflect background, experience and special skills. Our benefits programs are designed to give you and your family the support you need for today while planning for a successful tomorrow. We promote diversity in the workplace, provide equal employment opportunity for all qualified applicants, and we participate in E-verify.
We think it’s pretty simple – we care for our employees and our employees care for the community.