JOB SUMMARY: Responsible to coordinate interdisciplinary professional care of a select patient population as determined by individualized plan of care, clinical pathways, managed care guidelines and contracts. Mobilizes resources and manages the systems to respond to concurrent and respective data analysis, identifying variances. Participates in developing programs to improve clinical quality and fiscal outcomes, maintains knowledge of and responds to clinical system and fiscal data related to specific patient populations. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
Bachelor’s degree in Nursing or Master’s degree in Nursing required.
3 years clinical experience in specialty area required.
Currently licensed to practice as a registered nurse by Pennsylvania Board of Nurse Examiners required.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES:
Strong communications skills both oral and written required.
Strong organizational skills required.
Ability to analyze data reports on patient outcomes required.
Experience as a case manager, in discharge planning or insurance issues preferred.
Appropriate certification for specialty area preferred.
Proficiency in Microsoft Office preferred.
Motivational interviewing skills preferred.
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