Outcomes Manager needed for full-time, temp to hire position in Camden County.
Responsible for partnering with the physician and multidisciplinary team in coordinating patient care with the underlying objective of enhancing quality and cost-effective care. Acts as a resource and patient advocate to facilitate a safe transition across the continuum.
Care Coordination - completes appropriate assessments and plans effectively to meet patient needs, monitors the length of stay, and promotes efficient utilization of resources. Acts as a clinical expert and maintains ongoing knowledge of clinical practice guidelines. Engages the physician and builds seamless continuity of care and is the physician's single consistent resource. Problem resolution, patient/family communication. Helps identify factors impeding patient progression, resolves, escalates and documents as appropriate. Refers to appropriate cases for Social Work intervention. Documentation - Appropriate and complete documentation of individual plans of care in EMR and case management documentation system.