Piedmont Eastside Medical Center - Snellville, Georgia
JOB PURPOSE: The Care Manager is responsible for care coordination, progression of care, and proactive discharge planning and is accountable for expediting the timely and safe discharge for all patients in their case load.
The PEM Care Management department is made up of a diverse group of individuals. Each come with their own unique backgrounds, skills, and experiences. The department is comprised of Social workers, RNs, and CMAs. Together we have built a team that can draw on each other’s strengths and supplement each other’s weaknesses. We expand each other’s knowledge and skills through collaboration and coaching, and provide opportunities for growth within the department and organization. We work together as a team every day to expedite the most appropriate and timely discharges for our patients. We work collaboratively with other members of the interdisciplinary team, as well as post-acute providers to ensure continuity of care. We do this and so much more everyday as a team!
MINIMUM EDUCATION REQUIRED: Graduate of Nursing Program
MINIMUM EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: Two (2) years of experience in an acute or post-acute setting
MINIMUM LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION REQUIRED BY LAW: Current unrestricted registered nurse (RN) license, or eligible for licensure, in the state of Georgia, required.
ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATIONS: Certification in Case or Care Management preferred. Experience with discharge planning preferred. Master’s degree preferred.
At Piedmont Healthcare we embrace diverse ideas, perspectives, and skills to create a collaborative workplace where the best talent wants to succeed. We celebrate differences and recognize that they allow us to care for our community.
Piedmont is a certified Great Place to Work™-- a national designation based on employee feedback about trust, workplace culture and experience. In 2019, Forbes named Piedmont one of Georgia’s 10 best employers and the highest-ranked healthcare provider.