Case Manager in Emergency Department
NJ - Elizabeth (07202)
This position is for Case Manager in the Emergency Department. This is a critical position intended to collaborate with the ED medical staff re: LOC determinations at the primary entry point to acute care for TRMC. OBZ determinations made in the ED will also be followed by the CM, ensuring that the attending MD and the CM on the medical floor are aware of pt status and the need for immediate follow up. In addition, this case manager will work with the ED team and Social Worker to assist patients who do not require admission but due require services/assistance. Case Manager will also perform initial insurance clinical reviews for determination of approval by payors and some additional inpatient medical surgical coverage as needed.
New Jersey RN license required. National Case Management Certification or pertinent clinical specialty certification preferred. Minimum of 3 years medical-surgical or other clinical experience. Case Management experience preferred.