Baystate Medical Center
Job ID 84513
Full / Part Time: Full-Time
Location: Springfield, Massachusetts
The Nurse Care Manager for the Spine Program coordinates the patient experience ensuring timely access and seamless coordination of services throughout the continuum of spine care for Baystate Health. The Spine Program is a collaborative initiative involving Baystate Health Division of Neuroscience and Rehabilitation Services, Pioneer Spine and Sports Physicians and New England Orthopedic Surgeons
Manages care for a defined group of patients, works collaboratively with physicians, other health team members, and community partners, and is available to patients and families for consultation.
Provide medical information and education to patient and families so that they understand and comprehend the medical/surgical treatment, pre and post-op care and follow up services rendered as part of the Baystate Health Spine Program. T
Coordinate the scheduling, follow-up care and tracking of patients through their journey so that patients complete all recommended care and will identify potential barriers to patient care and refer patient to appropriate resources.
Collects/monitors Spine Program outcome data, identifies issues, and participates in performance improvement initiatives.
The Spine Program is a collaborative initiative involving Baystate Health Division of Neuroscience and Rehabilitation Services, Pioneer Spine and Sports Physicians and New England Orthopediac Surgeons
Location -271 Park Street West Springfield, MA
Full Time 40 hours Monady- Friday
Baystate Health is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, ancestry, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.
MA Registered Nurse and CPR Certification
3-5 years nursing experience care management, nurse navigation experience preferred
Preferred clinical experience in Neuroscience, Physical Rehab or Orthopedics