Are you passionate about using your Case Management experience to support Oncology Patients?
The MSK Case Management Department is made up of Registered Nurses (RNs), Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs) and support staff. All team members have appropriate training related to discharge planning and utilization review, as well as knowledge of community resources.
Willing to take action and adopt new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy, and passion
A good decision-maker, successful at making timely decisions that maintain excellent standards of patient care within the organization
Actively seeking new ways to grow and be challenged, using both formal and informal development
Comfortable with diverse groups of people and able to make others comfortable with you
An effective communicator, capable of resolving how best to reach different audiences and executing communications based on that understanding
Capable of building strong customer relationships and delivering customer-centric care solutions
Passionate about continued professional development related to oncology nursing, case management, and utilization management
Provide case management for a caseload of Oncology patients
Assess discharge planning needs at the patients admission
Perform regular concurrent review on all patients and coordinate all needed services including home care to facilitate the safe and timely transition to the next level of care and to follow selected patients in the outpatient setting
Act as part of a multidisciplinary team to provide continuity of care throughout various stages of treatment and follow-up
Connect with physicians and clinical nursing staff regarding ongoing patient care
Work with insurance carriers and MSKCC billing departments to initiate appeals and acquire authorizations for treatment
Current NYS Registered Nurse License/Registration and BSN preferred
At least 2-3 years of clinical hospital nursing experience
Managed care/UR/CM experience strongly preferred
Excellent interpersonal, decision-making and communication skills essential
Strong decision-making and negotiation skills
Knowledge of state and federal regulations that govern health insurance coverage
Knowledge of Microsoft: Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Internet Explorer
Hours : Monday - Friday, Five Days x 8 hours remote hybrid or Four Days x 10 hours onsite. May require occasional Saturday work.
Please Note - This opportunity is not open to New Graduate RNs
At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes. For the 28th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.