Halifax Health is seeking a Care Manager for our Deltona Location.
The purpose of the Nurse Case Manager is to support the physician and interdisciplinary team in facilitating patient care, with the underlying objective of enhancing the quality of clinical outcomes and patient satisfaction while managing the cost of care and providing timely and accurate information to payors. The role integrates and coordinates utilization management, care facilitation and discharge planning functions. In addition, the Case Manager helps drive change by identifying areas where performance improvement in needed (e.g., day to day workflow, education, process improvements, patient satisfaction).
Completion of an accredited LPN or RN nursing program
Three years acute care experience in a hospital setting; One year as a utilization review nurse preferred
Licensed Nurse in the State of Florida
Demonstrates effective interpersonal and communication skills
Demonstrates flexibility via an ability to adapt to changing priorities
Demonstrates good customer relations
Ability to prioritize assignments and effective time-management skills
Basic knowledge of clinical and psychosocial aspects of patient care
Must be detail oriented, flexible, and committed to patient advocacy
Demonstrates skills in planning, organizing, and managing multiple functions and complex processes
Excellent verbal and written communication skills required
Knowledge of basic computer software programs
Knowledge of area community resources and referrals
Recognized by The Joint Commission as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures, Halifax Health serves Volusia and Flagler counties, providing a continuum of healthcare services through a network of organizations including a tertiary hospital, community hospital, psychiatric services, a cancer treatment center with four outreach locations, the area’s largest hospice, a center for inpatient rehabilitation, primary care walk-in clinics, a walk-in clinic specializing in women’s health, two community clinics, three children’s medical practices, a home healthcare agency, and an exclusive provider organization. Halifax Health offers the area’s only Level II Trauma Center, Comprehensive Stroke Center, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Pediatric Emergency Department, Child and Adolescent Behavioral Services, complete Neurosurgical Services, OB Emergency Department and Level II Neonatal Intensive Care Unit that cares for babies born as early as 28 weeks. For more information, visit halifaxhealth.org.