We Are Hiring
RN- Manager of Case Management – St. Vincent’s Birmingham
Why Join Ascension:
In Alabama, St. Vincent's Health System operates five hospitals (St. Vincent’s Birmingham, St. Vincent’s Blount, St. Vincent's Chilton, St. Vincent’s East, and St. Vincent’s St. Clair) in addition to several other healthcare facilities. St. Vincent's Health System employs more than 4,800 associates and has been serving Birmingham for more than 118 years.
Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.
St. Vincent’s Birmingham Hospital:
St. Vincent’s Birmingham is located downtown, and it has over 400 beds and provides space for many physician offices. We are currently in a large renovation project to create more patient rooms and waiting areas. St. Vincent’s provides care for many patients within the downtown area and surrounding communities. Known for our Birth Suites and Ortho Sports service line, St. Vincent’s has a strong reputation in the Birmingham as the hospital of choice for many services and the hospital is easy to get to from any location.
St. Vincent’s Birmingham (Downtown)
Largest faith-based, not for profit hospital in Birmingham.
Currently renovating hospital rooms and waiting areas.
Expansion of our parking decks to accommodate patients and employees.
Free parking for our associates.
Several satellite parking lots available with free shuttle service to the hospital.
Friendly family environment.
“Where Babies are Born!”
World renowned Andrews Sports Medicine Orthopedic Center.
Downtown location appeals to those that love city life, just minutes from great restaurants, entertainment, historical sites and affordable housing.
Skilled staff that care about the patients and each other.
What you will do:
Manages assigned Registered Nurse (RN) case managers, related activities and workflow to ensure effective and efficient patient care.
Manages professional and clerical associates who work with a range of functions, including but not limited to: Access Authorization and pre-certification, utilization review and denial management, Care Coordination, Collaborative treatment planning and core measures, Discharge Planning, tracking of the post-acute period and provision of disease management, and contracting internally and externally.
Communicates with administration and medical staff in matters related to appropriateness of hospital admissions, discharge planning, and length of stay.
Serves as content specialist for staff in the areas of utilization criteria, appeal and review process, and case management system documentation.
Develops staff schedule and revises assignments daily to assure optimal unit coverage and distribution of workload within staffing standards. Covers on units as needed and serves as a resource for complex case management issues.
What you will need:
Work experience preferred:
BSN required, Master's in nursing, business, or other health related field preferred. – Masters strongly preferred
At least 3 years of Case Management Experience
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