Founded in 1952 and beginning formal operations in 1959, University Hospitals Geauga Medical Center is a 225-bed, non-profit acute care facility providing a full range of services to residents in Geauga, Ashtabula, Cuyahoga, Lake, Portage and Trumbull counties in Northeast Ohio. University Hospitals Geauga Medical Center provides care in more than 40 clinical specialties, including the Harrington-McLaughlin Heart & Vascular Institute, stroke accredited Neurological Institute, Spine and Orthopaedics, Surgical Services including Bariatric Surgery, Ireland Cancer Center at Geauga Medical Center and Womens Health, plus a chest pain accredited state of the art Emergency Department featuring Rainbow Kidsí Care and Pediatric Observation Unit. Our Womens Health Center has the 24/7 back up of University Hospitals Rainbow Babies and Childrens neonatologists, physicians and 24-hour OB house officer staff. <BR>Recognized as the leading healthcare resource in Geauga County, University Hospitals Geauga Medical Center is focused on a clear vision of exceeding patient expectations by developing advanced, community-based health care services. At the heart of this vision is a relentless passion for providing excellence and improving care through education, training, technology and cost efficiency.
Coordinates patient care/collaborates with other health care providers
Practices utilization management
Completes patient documentation
Actively participates in the quality improvement process
Monitors trends in case management including processes and levels of care and proactively applies to work environment Performs data analysis
5 years clinical nursing experience in an acute care setting required
2 years of the above clinical experience with the population to be served in the designated CM position.
Experience with Innerqual criteria and/or other systems strongly preferred
Knowledge of CMS and third party regulations strongly preferred
Strong interpersonal and communication skills
Demonstrated ability to collaborate with patients and families, physicians and other disciplines
Strong understanding of electronic information systems
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. Bachelors in Nursing preferred
Participation in Case Management training preferred.
RN with current license to practice in the state of Ohio
Case Management Certification preferred in lieu of certification at time of hire, agreement to obtain certification within one year of meeting work experience requirement for certification
Utilization Review Experience. Experienced with Denial and Appeals Management.
University Hospitals is proud to be an equal opportunity employer