Registered Nurse Transitional Care
Washington DC NW
Experienced Registered Nurse Transitional Care
EDUCATION Bachelor's degree in Nursing is required. Master's degree preferred.
Approximately four years of progressively more responsible utilization review/acute care case management experience.
Approximately 3 years with the hospital environment, department routines and procedures, and the full range of job duties.
5 years of clinical experience
3-5 years UR/Case Management.
DUTIES: Registered Nurse Transitional Care
The Transitional Care Nurse coordinates patient care and discharge planning across the continuum under the auspices of a provider's prescribed plan of care, national guidelines, and within the scope of nursing case management practice.
Educates and provides information and support to patients in order to guide and facilitate understanding of treatment plans prescribed by licensed independent practitioners and/or within scope of nursing practice.
Oversees, directs, and provides holistic, culturally competent and evidence-based care.
Monitors patient outcomes, and participates in quality improvement activities. Contributes to and collaborates with health care team members to positively impact patient outcomes and patient experiences. Is recognized as a professional role model, and Case Management Care Co-ordination readmission prevention expert who promotes a professional environment that supports nursing excellence and collaborative shared decision making
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