Sts. Mary & Elizabeth Hospital (SMEH), is a 331-bed, full-service hospital, founded by the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth in 1874. SMEH offers a full range of vascular, orthopaedic, cardiac, medical imaging, surgical and emergency services, a wound healing center, sleep disorders center and has three medical plazas on campus to provide office space for a wide array of physicians representing a number of specialties. Additionally, SMEH is home to Jewish Bariatric Care, the region’s only weight-loss management program utilizing the Lap-Band® System and The Women’s Center, a state-of-the-art diagnostic facility specifically for women.
This position is responsible for coordinating the clinical management of patients in specific case groups for an episode of illness. The care manager is responsible for the management of resources as necessary and appropriate for the provision and achievements of desired patient care outcomes, and provides feedback for collaboration with team members (including physicians) in creating an atmosphere which fosters trust, acceptance, recognition and respect.