Patient Care Manager Salary
A Patient Care Manager earns an average salary of $63,741 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.
|Salary||$37,166 - $105,045|
|Bonus||$18.12 - $19,866|
|Total Pay (|
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).)
|$29,285 - $98,918|
|Hourly Rate||$10.22 - $39.31|
|Overtime||$10.82 - $55.75|
|Bonus||$18.12 - $19,866|
|Total Pay (||$29,285 - $98,918|
Job Description for Patient Care Manager
Patient care managers oversee patient care for their organization, typically a health care facility such as a hospital, assisted living facility, or medical center. They oversee faculty, providing guidance, training, and discipline as appropriate; they must also ensure operations re as effective and efficient as possible while not compromising patient care. Additionally, patient care managers must communicate effectively with patients and their families as needed.Read More...
Other duties may include analyzing institutional processes, as well as creating and reviewing budgets. They must also coordinate with other managers, create schedules, evaluate personnel, and give performance reviews. At all times, patient care managers must ensure they (and the staff they supervise) follow all facility and legal standards related to patient care and privacy.
A bachelor's degree in nursing, social work, or a related field is generally required for this position, as is current licensing in the applicant's field (e.g., status as a registered nurse or registered social worker) for the state in which they work. Patient care managers must be experienced with budgeting and be proficient with basic computer programs such as the Microsoft Office suite. These professionals generally work full time in a health care facility; their hours depend on their employer's needs and hours of operation.
Patient Care Manager Tasks
- Responsible for quality of care administered to patients in area of responsibility at all hours.
- Collaborate with other disciplines, departments and support services to assure and improve patient outcomes.
- Demonstrate professional management and leadership in the clinical practice of nursing.
- Work collaboratively and take direction from nursing leadership on nursing strategies.
- Provide leadership and direction of operations, administration, evaluation of patient care and evaluation of employees.
Pay by Experience Level for Patient Care Manager
Pay by Experience for a Patient Care Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Patient Care Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $44,000 based on 96 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Patient Care Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $59,000 based on 67 salaries. An experienced Patient Care Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $66,000 based on 46 salaries. A Patient Care Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $75,000 based on 20 salaries.
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