BSW - Associated Integrated Care Manager Sentara Obici Hospital

Expiring today

Location
Suffolk, VA
Posted
Mar 28, 2017
Closes
Apr 24, 2017
Function
Management
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:
Sentara Obici Hospital is seeking a BSW-prepared professional to assist with Care Coordination of resources and services in the Western Tidewater/Suffolk area. This is a Full Time position.

Responsible for facilitating discharge plans in collaboration with Care Coordination RN and Social Worker in the hospital setting. Problem solves and troubleshoots any barriers to the patient's discharge. Validates accuracy of all discharge information for purposes of transition, record keeping and billing. Functions under the supervision of a BSN RN or Licensed Independent Practioner (LIP). Demonstrates professional and clinical knowledge relative to designated clinical practice setting for patient care, adhering to the level of verified competency dictated by the site specific program. The AICM works as part of a multi-disciplinary team to support and communicate effectively with other licensed independent practitioners (Physicians, NP. PA) in collaboration while providing care for patients, clinical support and teaching for patient and family members, and adheres to the legal and ethical standards of nursing practice. Maintain all certifications and licensure relevant to clinical practice setting. Managers responsibilities of workload with accuracy, provides excellence in customer service, and the implementation of interventions for transition planning. Serves as a patient advocate.

Education Level
Bachelor's Level Degree - SOCIAL WORK OR
Diploma - NURSING OR
Trade School Graduate - NURSING

Experience
Required: Acute Care - 2 years

Preferred: Case Management - 2 years

License
Required: Basic Life Support, Licensed Practical Nurse, Registered Nurse

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Skills
Required: Communication, Critical Thinking, Service Orientation

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Other
Trade/Tech School Graduate in Nursing or Bachelor's in Social Work. LPN or RN license required.