Better Care for Patients in Crisis |
American Association for Emergency Psychiatry President Leslie Zun, M.D., talks about meeting psychiatric needs in the emergency department.
Burnout Among Hospitalists |
One cause of burnout among hospitalists is an ever-expanding list of responsibilities.
The member institutions of Sinai Health System collectively deliver a full range of high-quality outpatient and inpatient services, as well as a large number of innovative community-based health, research, and social service programs. We focus our collective depth of expertise and passion to improve the health of the 1.5 million people who live in our diverse service area. Sinai Health System, with our team of dedicated caregivers, is uniquely committed to building stronger, healthier communities. Visit www.sinai.org for more information about our organization
The RN Case Manager for Sinai Health System has duties that include: facilitating timely and cost efficient discharge planning, coordinating the care of patients and ensuring timely patient movement through the system. The RN Case Manager will partner with physicians, social workers, and other members of the multidisciplinary team to communicate and carry out the plan of care. Throughout the patient stay, the RN Case Manager performs activities to validate the medical necessity of the patient and interacts with insurers to discuss patient status, plans and continued stay requirements.
Tuition Reimbursement Clinical Ladder Certification Differential 403 b with Matching Contributions PTO Medical / Dental / Vision CE
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. BSN Degree Preferred
LICENSE / CERTIFICATION:
CPR Currently licensed as a Registered Professional Nurse in the State of Illinois. MINIMUM WORK EXPERIENCE: 1-2 years experience in case management or utilization review Knowledge of Interqual Acute Care Criteria and/or M&R Guidelines 2-3 years general nursing experience in a hospital setting
Schwab Rehabilitation Hospital is a freestanding, not-for-profit, 102-licensed bed facility onChicago’s West and Southwest Side that offers comprehensive inpatient and outpatient programs foradults and children. Schwab is a proud member of Sinai Health System and the first fully licensed andaccredited rehabilitation hospital in the Midwest.Our therapists see patients through the entire continuum o...f care, from acute inpatient admissions atMount Sinai Hospital, to inpatient rehabilitation and outpatient therapy services at Schwab. We alsohave a hospital-based rehabilitation-focused short-term sub-acute unit at Schwab that provides boththerapy and nursing services with exceptional outcomes.Our rehabilitation team takes a holistic, interdisciplinary approach to address the physical, cognitiveand psychosocial needs of each patient. Each patient is assessed and provided with a personalized careplan tailored to help achieve maximal independence and function. Schwab offers seven treatmentgyms featuring private treatment rooms, a warm-water indoor therapy pool, and an award-winningtherapeutic roof top garden.