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Ambulatory Care Manager - RN


At Lancaster General Health, our culture is what sets us apart and creates a lasting impression of our health system in the community and in the hearts of our patients and their families. A role with us is more than just a job, we ask that you Live Your Legacy at LGH by finding your passion in your everyday role, committing to those you serve, and reaching for your personal best.

We are recognized as 1 of only 9 hospitals in the entire country with awards in Medicare.Gov, LEAPFROG and Healthgrades Americas 50 Best Hospitals. We have attained four-year Magnet ® recognition status for the fourth time with the American Nurses’ Credentialing Center (ANCC) and we are the 2018 recipient of the Foster G. McGaw Prize in recognition of the commitment to community service.

PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH offers a comprehensive benefits package:

We believe that the best care for our patients starts with the best care for our employees. Our employee benefits programs help our employees get healthy and stay healthy. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits program so that our employees can stay actively engaged and committed to living their legacy every day. Together, we will continue to make medical advances that help people live longer, healthier lives.

Join us and be part of a team that empowers you to do more than your job and encourages you to:

Live Your Passion. Live Your Best. Live Your Commitment. Live Your Legacy.

Company

Lancaster General Hospital

Cost Center

7521 Primary Care-Care Management

Supervisory Organization

Ambulatory Collaborative Care

Grade

B15

Benefits of Joining Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health:

PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH combines a Nationally Ranked Hospital with great schools, safe neighborhoods, affordable housing, local community events and festivals as well as a wealth of cultural and recreational activities. The scenic Susquehanna River Valley provides opportunities for fishing, skiing, kayaking, hiking and mountain biking in addition to easy access to NJ shoreline or Delaware beaches. Urban life is easily accessible, with New York, Baltimore, Philadelphia and Washington D.C. a train ride away. Local universities, Fulton Theatre, the downtown shopping and dining district and local sports teams make Lancaster a great place to Live, Work and Play.

Summary

This position will support the Southern Region.

The role of the Ambulatory Collaborative RN Care Manager (ACCT RN) remains an integral part of the Ambulatory Collaborative Care Team (ACCT). ACCT provides focus on our at risk patient population. Providing outreach and education using motivational interviewing skills and teach back; the team is able to work with patients to develop health care management goals and strategies; as well as connect patients to much needed services in their community . The Nurse serves as the primary care manager for the top 5% of patients who have a variety of fundamental and high-risk drivers of complexity of care.

The RN Care Manager's duties include receiving and seeking referrals from usual (planned) care teams of patients appropriate for Collaborative Care Management, stratification of risk based on chart review and provider/team input, patient assessment, medication reconciliation, medication management, referral coordination, assist with patient/caregiver/co-learner goal setting and disease education. The RN care manager works closely with the team's Community Health Worker (CHW) and SW Care Manager to help assess, develop and implement, evaluate and assess the individualized plan of care for their patients.

Hours:  Full-time, day-shift (Mon-Fri) No weekend/holiday hours

Travel may be required to physician practices within the Southern Region.  Travel may also be required for patient home visits.

Requirements:

  • RN:  Current licensure as a Registered Nurse, issued by the Pennsylvania Board of Nursing.  Bachelor’s degree in Nursing (BSN) or a related health care degree is required
  • Three (3) years of acute care nursing experience.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Excellent Customer service skills.
  • Proven informal leadership skills.
  • Ability to work independently, setting priorities to coordinate care plans efficiently.
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced team environment.
  • Highly organized and detail-oriented with the ability to perform multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Effective behavioral and educational strategies, including, but not limited to: Motivational interviewing, teach-back method and self-management support.
  • Knowledge of Utilization review or managed care is preferred.
  • Licensure with Commission for Case Managers (CCM), or expected to obtain within two (2) years of employment is preferred.

Disclaimer

PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to hiring a diverse workforce. All openings will be filled based on qualifications without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, marital status, veteran status, disability, age, religion or any other classification protected by law.

 

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WLAFHC Full Time Posted on 11/11/2020