Care Progression Manager
Company: Lehigh Valley Health Network
Location: East Stroudsburg
Posted on: January 28, 2023
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Imagine a career at one of the nation's most advanced health
Be part of an exceptional health care experience. Join the
inspired, passionate team at Lehigh Valley Health Network, a
nationally recognized, forward-thinking organization offering
plenty of opportunity to do great work.
LVHN has been ranked among the "Best Hospitals" by U.S. News &
World Report for 23 consecutive years. We're a Magnet(tm) Hospital,
having been honored five times with the American Nurses
Credentialing Center's prestigious distinction for nursing
excellence and quality patient outcomes in our Lehigh Valley
region. Finally, Lehigh Valley Hospital - Cedar Crest, Lehigh
Valley Hospital - Muhlenberg, Lehigh Valley Hospital- Hazleton, and
Lehigh Valley Hospital - Pocono each received an 'A' grade on the
Hospital Safety Grade from The Leapfrog Group in 2020, the highest
grade in patient safety. These recognitions highlight LVHN's
commitment to teamwork, compassion, and technology with an
unrelenting focus on delivering the best health care possible every
Whether you're considering your next career move or your first, you
should consider Lehigh Valley Health Network.
Progresses patients care based upon medical criteria for in-patient
status. Manages care and resources to reduce unnecessary
utilization, facilitates outpatient testing and follow-up when
appropriate and collaborates in the development and implementation
of performance improvement activities in collaboration with care
management, physicians, and utilization management.
Education - Required:
- Master's Degree in nursing or Physician Assistant.
Experience - Required:
- 5 years in-patient acute care hospital.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities - Required:
- Excellent communication (oral and written) required to
facilitate reviews and discussions with providers.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities - Preferred:
- Knowledge of care and utilization management.
- Strong interpersonal and organizational skills to manage case
load and communicate with multi-disciplinary team members.
- Ability to work independently and set priorities to ensure
appropriate use of hospital resources.
- Ability to lead individuals and groups.
Licensure - Required:
- Registered Nurse PA License Upon Hire or
- Physician Assistant
Licensure - Preferred:
- CRNP - Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner
Influenza vaccination and COVID-19 Vaccination is required for all
colleagues unless medically contraindicated or due to a bona fide
religious belief or practice. Applicants possessing a medical
marijuana card will not be considered for safety sensitive
Lehigh Valley Health Network is an equal opportunity employer. In
accordance with, and where applicable, in addition to federal,
state and local employment regulations, Lehigh Valley Health
Network will provide employment opportunities to all persons
without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin,
sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or other such
protected classes as may be defined by law. All personnel actions
and programs will adhere to this policy. Personnel actions and
programs include, but are not limited to recruitment, selection,
hiring, transfers, promotions, terminations, compensation,
benefits, educational programs and/or social activities.
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