RN Case Manager - Waccamaw Community Hospital
1 day ago (7/20/2020 12:45 PM)
Full Time, Non-Exempt
US-SC-Myrtle Beach Area
Varies - Days
Position Summary: The Case Manager is primarily responsible for
the coordination of resources and services in response to
individual patient needs and fiscal realities. As a member of the
patient care team, the case manager is responsible for tracking
clinical service utilization of specific patients from admitting to
discharge. Tracking includes the concurrent collection of data, and
analysis for appropriateness and timing of interventions. The Case
Manager provides practical interpretation of the analysis for
nurses, multi-disciplinary teams, medical staff and managers as the
findings and recommendations relate to the individual patient’s
outcomes, the health plan coverage, and the overall costs for both
the patient and the hospital. Guided by the current disease state
practices, the case manager is responsible for impacting the timely
delivery of services, the length of stay and the appropriateness of
treatment while supporting the triple aim of improving the patient
experience, improving patient outcomes, and effectively managing
the cost of care.
Associate Degree in Nursing, required; Bachelor of Science
Degree in Nursing, preferred
Current and in good standing SC RN license with SCLLR.
Minimum two years RN Case management experience in health care
delivery acute care setting preferred.
Demonstrated knowledge and experience with Case Management and
Knowledge in acute care level psychosocial intervention and
-Able to work independently, adjust priorities often and
establish rapport quickly required
-Exception critical thinking and problem skills required.
-Demonstrated experience in diplomacy and ability to contribute
to team goal setting and program development required.
-Proven communication skills, both verbal and written
-Expertise in facilitation of dysfunctional family and patient
placement outcomes required.
-Basic computer knowledge and skills required to manage multiple
-Primary home base will be established but flexibility to float
to various facilities within the GHS system as may be needed
Physical Requirements: Light-Medium Physical Agility Test Rating
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is
frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of the
time) required to stand, sit, and walk; occasionally (activity or
condition exists up to 1/3 of the time) to use hands, fingers; and
frequently to talk or hear. The employee must exert 15 to 20 pounds
of force occasionally, and/or 5 to 10 pounds of force frequently,
and/or greater than negligible up to 5 pounds of force constantly
to move objects. The physical demands described here are
representative of those that must be met by an employee to
successfully perform the essential functions of this job and will
be tested by post offer PAT.
As our region’s largest health care provider, Tidelands Health
is dedicated to keeping the communities we serve healthy and
active, inside and outside of the hospital. Ours is a singular
commitment: Better health begins here.
Tidelands Health is three hospitals and more than 40 outpatient
locations that stretch from North Myrtle Beach to Hemingway. More
than 200 physicians and 1,800 employee partners are working side by
side with our patients to transform the health of our region --
promoting wellness, preventing illness, encouraging recovery and
Tidelands Waccamaw Community Hospital
In 2002, Tidelands Waccamaw Community Hospital opened in
Murrells Inlet to accommodate the needs of the population in the
fastest-growing northern reaches of our system’s service area.
Rated one of America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery by
Healthgrades in 2015, Tidelands Waccamaw holds Joint Commission
certifications in childbirth and joint replacement and is an
advanced primary stroke center. Tidelands Waccamaw is a Pathway to
Excellence designated hospital signifying the facility as a
best-in-class work environment for nursing professionals.
Tidelands Georgetown Memorial Hospital
Tidelands Georgetown Memorial Hospital is where the Tidelands
Health organization began more than 60 years ago. Steady,
intentional, forward-thinking reinvestment in the facility has
built a leading center of wide-ranging medical care in our
community. Tidelands Georgetown is an advanced primary stroke
center, an accredited chest pain center and a designated
baby-friendly hospital. The facility is also a Pathway to
Excellence designated hospital.
Tidelands Waccamaw Rehabilitation Hospital
Tidelands Waccamaw Rehabilitation Hospital is a hospital within
a hospital, located inside Tidelands Waccamaw Community Hospital.
It is the region’s only inpatient rehabilitation facility,
providing concentrated physical, occupational and speech therapy
for acute patients. The rehabilitation hospital is one of a select
few facilities in South Carolina accredited by the Commission on
Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities.
Two cancer treatment centers
Tidelands Health was the first to bring radiation therapy to
Georgetown County when we opened the Francis B. Ford Cancer
Treatment Center in 2004. And the system’s cancer treatment options
have expanded at Tidelands Waccamaw Cancer Center in Murrells
Inlet. Striving to deliver even greater quality cancer care,
Tidelands Health is a member of the MUSC Hollings Cancer Center’s
Research Network, providing access to clinical trials research
across the state.
Tidelands NextStep Services
Tidelands NextStep Services is a network of more than a dozen
rehabilitation, pain management and wound care facilities easing
the pain and restoring the mobility of Tidelands residents. The
highly trained therapists and specialists at NextStep provide the
therapies, care and compassion so vital to complete rehabilitation
Primary and specialty care
Tidelands Health Group is our growing network of primary and
specialty care physicians specializing in areas such as family
medicine, dermatology, gastroenterology, oncology, orthopedics,
women’s health and general surgery. These physician practices
continue to grow to meet the evolving needs of patients in
Georgetown, Horry and Williamsburg counties.