30+ days ago
The Registered Nurse Case Manager identifies, evaluates and provides management of services for patients with complex, catastrophic, long term illness or injury, mental/chemical health, and/or psychosocial issues. To promote quality, effective outcomes throughout the care continuum, the Case Manager will utilize disease management knowledge, along with evidence-based clinical care, to administer all facets of the case management process including assessment, planning, development of care plans, implementation of the plan of care, coordination and oversight of services, and evaluation of options and resources. The Case Manager acts as a member advocate through coordination and collaboration on care needs working with primary care physicians, specialists, members and their families, and community providers. The position responsibilities also include an understanding of the impact of social determinants of health and other psychosocial needs resulting in quality, cost-effective care.
In 1999, two historic Catholic charities became one, forming CHRISTUS Health and creating a unique purpose in the modern health care market - to take better care of people.
To extend the healing ministry of Jesus Christ, the mission that the Sisters of Charity Health Care system and Incarnate Word Health system shared for more than a century, is now also the mission of CHRISTUS Health.
Ranked among the top 10 Catholic health systems in the United States by size, the CHRISTUS Health system includes more than 40 hospitals and facilities in seven U.S. states, Chile and six states in Mexico, with assets of more than $4.6 billion.
Whether seeking care in Alexandria Louisiana, or Coahuila, Mexico, patients discover that the healing spirit is alive at CHRISTUS Health.
10,000 employees or more