Trinity Health Case Manager in Maywood, Illinois

Provides coordination and lateral integration between management and patient care activities that are consistent with the Magis Patient/Family Centered Model to achieve high standards of patient care and quality outcomes. The Case Manager works with the multidisciplinary team including physicians, staff and payers to ensure patient's progress along the continuum of care in an efficient and cost effective manner that ensures quality outcomes. Utilizes established guidelines to support appropriate level of care throughout hospitalization. Acts as a patient advocate and communication link with other departments and community resources. Facilitates multidisciplinary rounds and supports nursing staff in development of individualized, evidence-based, outcomes oriented, and safe practice. Applies 14 Forces of Magnetism and supports the Magnet Model.

PATIENT OUTCOMES MANAGEMENT: Reviews pertinent clinical

information to assess patient's response to treatment and care. 1.

Consults with physicians and other healthcare providers to ensure

patient progress towards discharge. 2. Knowledgeable and utilizes latest

evidence-based clinical practices to support patient care.

3 40% Yes

CARE COORDINATION: Responsible for patient assessment of complex

clinical discharge needs and establishment of an appropriate plan of care

with multidisciplinary team. 1. Demonstrates critical thinking skills and

oversees the care coordination of defined population. 2. Ensures that

patient goals are set with patient/family, negotiates healthcare resources

and educates patient/family regarding available options of care

throughout the continuum. 3. Demonstrates clinical competence to care

for a specific patient population. 4. Conducts daily multidisciplinary

rounds demonstrating ability to identify and address care coordination

barriers. 5. Facilitate patient education for safe and effective discharge.

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Job Number: 00101389

Location: Maywood, IL

Organization Name: Loyola University Medical Center

Facility: LUHS-Loyola University Medical Center

Employment Type: Full time

Shift: Day Shift

Hours: 40