Tower Health
Case Manager
At a glance
Location: US-PA-Philadelphia Map
Posted: 01/15/2020
Closing: 02/14/2020
Degree: 4 Year Degree
Type: Full-Time
Experience: At least 2 year(s)
Tower Health
Job description

About the Organization

Tower Health is a strong, regional, integrated healthcare provider/payer system that offers leading-edge, compassionate healthcare and wellness services to a population of 2.5 million people. Together, our seven hospitals and other entities provide a full range of medical care from prevention, screenings & education; to the latest clinical services and surgeries available; to rehabilitation. We also offer wellness programs & public health services that ensure our communities are the healthiest they can be. Our caring, highly trained physicians and staff are committed to patient safety and patient satisfaction.

With more than 11,000 team members, Tower Health includes Reading Hospital, a teaching hospital based in West Reading; Brandywine Hospital in Coatesville; Chestnut Hill Hospital, a teaching hospital in Philadelphia; Jennersville Hospital in West Grove; Phoenixville Hospital in Phoenixville; Pottstown Hospital in Pottstown; and St. Christopher's Hospital for Children. We also operate Reading Hospital Rehabilitation at Wyomissing & Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences, & we have a comprehensive physician network.

Collaboration across Tower Health enables our hospitals, providers, leadership & staff to leverage best practices across the health system. Our hospitals have received national recognition for advanced care in areas such as neurosurgery and stroke, cardiac & vascular surgery, trauma, hematology & oncology. Reading HealthPlex, which opened at Reading Hospital in October 2016, combines state-of-the-art technology and world-class design to make the HealthPlex one of the most sophisticated surgical centers & inpatient facilities in the region.

At Tower Health, we have a rich history of providing high-quality, cost-effective care in the communities we serve. As the healthcare industry continues to change, one thing remains steadfast: Tower Health’s commitment to Advancing Health, Transforming Lives.



Responsibilities

  • To coordinate services, programs, and personnel necessary to facilitate the patient through the continuum of care.
  • Facilitates and insures the achievement of goals set by the Case Management/Performance Improvement programs such as quality patient care, timely and appropriate resource use and minimal financial risk.
  • Collaborates closely with the health Care Team to provide a coordinated experience to patients and families.


Qualifications

  • Basic educational qualification for professional affiliation required. Bachelors degree in a Nursing or equivalent training and proven experience with applied practice in an appropriate healthcare discipline.
  • Current RN licensure in the state of Pennsylvania
  • Strong, 2 years, acute care background required. Case Management / Utilization review experience preferred
Case Manager