The Case Manager coordinates the care and service of the rehab patient population, promotes effective utilization and monitoring of health care resources and assumes a leadership role with the interdisciplinary team to achieve optimal quality, clinical, financial and resource outcomes.
Licensed Registered Nurse, current licensure for the State of Louisiana, BSN preferred.
Minimum 1-2 years experience in the acute care or rehabilitation setting, recent experience in the supervision and treatment of patients, prior experience in utilization review, discharge planning, PPS, quality management or case management preferred.
Knowledge of computer software and hardware application.
Skill and proficiency in applying highly technical principles, concepts and techniques that are central to the nursing profession, ability to be objective in stressful situations, advanced communication and interpersonal skills with all levels of internal and external customers.This includes, but is not limited to, medical staff, patients and families, clinical personnel, support and technical staff, outside agencies, and members of the community.
Maintain a high degree of confidentiality and adapts easily to ever changing environment
RN OR BSN.CPR Certification.CPI Certification within one year of hire.
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.