Job ID: 954663
Facility: Vidant Medical Center
Location: Greenville, NC
Date Posted: Jan 11, 2022
About Vidant Medical Center
Vidant Medical Center is a 900+ bed Level-1 Trauma Center, regional referral hospital and is the flagship hospital for Vidant Health. We serve as the teaching hospital for the Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University. Vidant Medical Center provides acute, intermediate, rehabilitation and outpatient services to more than 1.4 million people in 29 counties. But it's in our work environment that you'll find our sense of family and closeness that permeates everything we do.
The Department of Care Management utilizes the Team Leader model to enhance the operational and clinical effectiveness of the department and to ensure seamless management of the day to day activities of staff engaged in discharge planning, care coordination activities, social work and capacity management.
In addition to the key responsibilities associated with the roles and scope of Nurse Care Manager or Care Manager-Social Worker, the team leader key responsibilities include:
Serves as clinical expert for staff within a designated area and acts as first level consultant for staff within designated team to address patient care issues, discharge barriers, etc.
Advises staff appropriately and includes departmental leadership as necessary.
Serves as point of contact and mentor for members of the designated team.
Monitors census daily to ensure appropriate staffing and census distribution within the designated team.
Schedules and conducts team meetings/huddles (weekly)
Manages PTO and holiday staffing for designated team.
Improves and sustains patient flow, length of stay and capacity maangement
Communicate and reports activities of designated team members to departmental leadership
It is the goal of Vidant Health and its entities to employ the most qualified individual who best matches the requirements for the vacant position.
Offers of employment are subject to successful completion of all pre-employment screenings, which may include an occupational health screening, criminal record check, education, reference, and licensure verification.
We value diversity and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Decisions of employment are made based on business needs, job requirements and applicant’s qualifications without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, genetic information and testing, family and medical leave, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression or any other status protected by law. We prohibit retaliation against individuals who bring forth any complaint, orally or in writing, to the employer, or against any individuals who assist or participate in the investigation of any complaint.