01 Nov
Lead Inpatient Care Manager
Pennsylvania, Pottsville , 17901 Pottsville USA

LVHN-Schuylkill Care Management700 E Norwegian St, Pottsville, PAProfessional Non-ClinicalFull Time 40 hours, Day Shift, Mon-Fri; 8:00AM-4:30PMPosted 10/23/2020Req # 20590Union: N/AImagine a career at one of the nation's most advanced health networks.Be part of an exceptional health care experience. Join the inspired, passionate team at Lehigh Valley Health Network, a nationally recognized, forward-thinking organization offering plenty of opportunity to do great work.LVHN has been ranked among the andquot;Best Hospitalsandquot; by U.S. News and World Report for 22 consecutive years. We're a Magnet(tm) Hospital, having been honored four times with the American Nurses Credentialing Center's prestigious distinction for nursing excellence and quality patient outcomes. Finally, Lehigh Valley Hospital - Cedar Crest, Lehigh Valley Hospital - Muhlenberg and Lehigh Valley Hospital - Pocono each received an 'A' grade on the Hospital Safety Grade from The Leapfrog Group for spring 2018, the highest grade in patient safety. These recognitions highlight LVHN's commitment to teamwork, compassion, and technology with an unrelenting focus on delivering the best health care possible every day.Whether you're considering your next career move or your first, you should consider Lehigh Valley Health Network.Job Summary: Functions as the lead care manager for the inpatient care management team to ensure standardization of discharge planning .Minimum Requirements: BSN or MSW. If BSN enrollment in health related Master's program within 2 yearsTwo to three years inpatient care management; experience working in an acute care environment. Knowledge of discharge planning; community based resourcesAbility to interact with stakeholders ( providers; payors; patients ; families; vendors; post acute providers. Knowledge of CMS CoP for discharge planning. Ability to problem solve, utilize critical thinking effectively.Preferred Qualifications: Master's degree in health related fieldExperience precepting new orientees; mentoring and coachingLicensure and Certifications: Active Pennsylvania RN license if applicableRN license or Master of Social work;ACMA Certification in Case Management or CCM.ACMA certification within two years being in position.Influenza vaccination is required at most LVHN facilities for all colleagues with patient contact unless medically contraindicated or due to a bona fide religious belief or practice, and is strongly encouraged for all colleagues. Applicants possessing a medical marijuana card will not be considered for safety sensitive positions.Lehigh Valley Health Network is an equal opportunity employer. In accordance with, and where applicable, in addition to federal, state and local employment regulations, Lehigh Valley Health Network will provide employment opportunities to all persons without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or other such protected classes as may be defined by law. All personnel actions and programs will adhere to this policy. Personnel actions and programs include, but are not limited to recruitment, selection, hiring, transfers, promotions, terminations, compensation, benefits, educational programs and/or social activities.

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