Registered Nurse (RN) Case Manager
Chattanooga , Tennessee
November 18, 2017
Parkridge Medical Center has served the community for nearly 40 years. Over the years, we have built a reputation for advanced technology and compassionate care, making us a hospital of choice for patients seeking quality treatment in the community. From our comprehensive cardiac services program to orthopedics and oncology care at The Sarah Cannon Cancer Center at Parkridge, we are proud to be one of Chattanooga's best hospitals for healing. Parkridge Medical Center was the first hospital in the area to offer robotic surgery, and features the area's most knowledgeable and experienced robotic surgery team. The Parkridge Medical Center Emergency Department is an Accredited Chest Pain Center, making it a natural choice for those suffering from cardiovascular events when every minute matters.

Job Summary:

The Case Management Lead position provides supervision and coordination of the Case Manager Program within the Case Management Department. The Lead is responsible to assist with hiring, completing performance evaluations and competency assessments of all Case Management staff per HCA policy and following the disciplinary process with the assistance of the Director. This position, along with staff designee, provides orientation to new employees. Lead assures that staff stays current with practice guide lines through use of continuing education, training and provision of clinical supervision. It is expected that this position collaborates within the Case Management Department, nurse managers, staff nurses, physicians, ancillary departments and community resources to ensure that a safe, acceptable discharge plan is in place for all patients seen per policy.

Position Responsibilities:
  1. Administers various human resource processes and procedures for the Case Managers to include PMP's, coaching, disciplinary action according to policy with assistance from the department director.
  2. Assists Director to maintain compliance with HCA, federal, state and other governing bodies such as Joint Commission. This may involve assisting with projects, review and/or developing policies, and conducting periodic review of Case Manager activities to ensure compliance with policies and procedures.
  3. Assists with the hiring and onboarding of new employees

Current RN licensure
Current BLS certification
3-5 experience in acute care case management preferred

A little about us:
HCA is the nation’s leading private provider of healthcare services. Comprised of locally managed facilities which include 230,000 employees at over 160 hospitals, over 120 surgery centers and 100 urgent care facilities in 20 states and the United Kingdom

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