Care Manager RN - ACT Team

  • Butler Health System
  • BHS - Butler Memorial Hospital Butler Pennsylvania 16001 US
  • Posted: Mar 10, 2019
Other Nursing

Job Description


The Care Manager serves an integral role on an inter-disciplinary team whose purpose is to improve the ability of patients with chronic diseases to maintain and improve their health and avoid preventable hospitalizations and re-hospitalizations. The Care Manager will ensure continuity and coordination of care across transitions, including hospital to home; will identify barriers and facilitate optimal care delivery, including addressing medical, pharmaceutical and behavioral social needs; and will develop a comprehensive care plan to address those needs that include prevention, patient self-management, access to community resources and education about their chronic disease condition. 

 

QUALIFICATIONS:
Education:

Minimum:   Graduate of a Registered Nurse Program

Preferred:   Bachelor Degree in Nursing

                                                        

Registration/Certification/Licensure: 
Current PA RN license, Act 33/73 Clearances, Healthcare Provider CPR, and valid driver's license and maintain eligibility to be insured under the Health System's motor vehicle liability insurance.

 

Experience:

Minimum:    One years clinical experience. 

Preferred:     One year psychiatric or chemical dependency nursing experience or charge nurse experience.  

 

Other requirements:  
N/A