St. Luke's Hospital Case Manager in Duluth, Minnesota

Case Manager

Department: 01 Case Management Department

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Days- plus off premise call as scheduled

Hours: 1.0, M-F, w/ends/holis as scheduled + call, Req # - 16348

Contact Information:

  • Contact: St. Luke's Hospital of Duluth Human Resources

  • Tel: 218-249-5387

  • Fax: 218-249-6094

  • Email:

  • Address: 915 E. 1st Street, Duluth, MN 55805 Duluth, MN 55805

Job Details:

  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing

  • MN RN licensure prior to start

  • Relevant experience is required

  • JOB SUMMARY As the Case Manager, collaborates with physicians, nurses, social workers and other healthcare team members to coordinate health care services that optimize clinical outcomes and patient satisfaction with services from preadmission through post discharge transition. Is responsible for ensuring implementation and monitoring of compliant documentation strategies and utilization management principles. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Education: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. Experience: Five (5) years recent clinical experience in a multi-specialty acute care facility. Ability to work independently and exercise sound judgment in interactions with physicians, payors, associates and patient/families. Must demonstrate excellent interpersonal communication and negotiation skills. Licensure/Certification/Registration: Current Minnesota RN license PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS Education: Baccalaureate degree. Experience: N/A Licensure/Certification/Registration: N/A KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES Ability to effectively communicate with medical staff, health care personnel and third party payors. Ability to effectively communicate and work closely with other case managers and all members of the health care team in such fashion as to make the program a continuing functioning process. Understands that St. Luke's is committed to following ethical procedures and remaining within the boundaries of the St. Luke's Compliance Plan. READING - Intermediate: Ability to read and interpret documents such as operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals. WRITING - Intermediate: Ability to write routine reports, correspondence, or procedures. SPEAKING - Intermediate: Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one, small group situations or before groups of customers, clients, and other employees of the organization. MATHEMATICAL SKILLS - Basic Skills: Ability to add and subtract two-digit numbers and to multiply and divide with 10's and 100's. Ability to perform these operations using units of American money and weight measurement, volume, and distance. REASONING ABILITY - Intermediate Skills: Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations. AGE SPECIFIC COMPETENCIES - Skilled at assessment and knowledgeable of growth and development. Provides appropriate care respective to the ages of the patients served per clinical environment. PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND ENVIRONMENT PHYSICAL DEMANDS Stand - OccasionallyUnder 1/3(1-2.5 hours) Walk - OccasionallyUnder 1/3(1-2.5 hours) Sit - ContinuouslyOver 2/3(5.5 - 8 hours) Use hands to finger, handle, or feel - ContinuouslyOver 2/3(5.5 - 8 hours) Reach with hands and arms - OccasionallyUnder 1/3(1-2.5 hours) Stoop, Squat, Kneel, or Crouch - OccasionallyUnder 1/3(1-2.5 hours) Bending-repetitive forward - OccasionallyUnder 1/3(1-2.5 hours) Talk or hear - ContinuouslyOver 2/3(5.5 - 8 hours) LIFTING REQUIREMENTS Up to 10 pounds - Frequently1/3 to 2/3(2.5 - 5.5 hours) Up to 25 pounds - OccasionallyUnder 1/3(1-2.5 hours) WORK ENVIRONMENT Typical Noise Level - Moderate noise (examples: business office with computers and printers, light traffic)