Transitional Care Manager

Westminster Village at Dover
Dover, DE
Aug 12, 2022
Aug 14, 2022
Full Time
Position Details: * FLSA Status: H * FTE: 1.0 = 80 hours per pay Full Time * Holidays: Occasional * On Call: No * Schedule: 9-6 * Shift: Days * Status: Full Time * Weekends: Occasional The Transitional Care Manager is responsible for oversight and accurate completion of Health Center daily admissions process, in collaboration with the Health Center team. This position must also ensure staff are providing customer service to residents and family members during the admissions process. Serves as the transition manager for the patient prior to admission, through the transitional care stay and post discharge. Qualifications: * Active Registered Nurse licensure (in state of job location) required * Active CPR certification preferred * One to two years' experience working in Geriatric or Long Term Care setting preferred * Ability to assess and effectively communicate with residents * Must have strong initiative and be able to work in a fast paced environment * Ability to problem solve and communicates effectively * Ability to adjust work schedule at times to meet admissions needs * Demonstrated ability to provide education to patients and/or care providers for disease and condition management post discharge Responsibilities: * Responsible for managing the coordination of the daily admissions to the Health Center. * Assists with family and patient orientation to the neighborhood, initiating clinical pathways, and scheduling family, patient, and interdisciplinary team meetings. * Collaborates with the interdisciplinary team regarding assessment completion, Discharge Planning, Documentation and patient education. * Collaborates with Nursing Supervisor and other Health Center staff regarding overall communication and admissions updates. * Manages the education process for the patient and family regarding services, admissions, and discharge process. * Collaborates with Therapy to establish realistic discharge goals based on patient's needs and abilities. * Initiates discharge process on admission. * Ensures safe discharge to home. Presbyterian Senior Living is a large non-profit organization comprised of a variety of locations, services and levels of care. Our organization is dedicated to our mission to provide compassionate, vibrant and supportive communities and services to promote wholeness of body, mind and spirit.