Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Nurse Case Manager is $99,750
What Do Nurse Case Managers Do?
The job is mostly administrative and involves overseeing the healthcare needs of individuals. A nurse case manager may work at a hospital, at a nursing home, or in an industrial environment.
The nurse case manager should work with patients and their providers to determine what sort of care is needed. It is also important to communicate with the health insurance company of the patient, in order to determine eligibility for certain treatments or programs. Each case should be looked at …Read more
- Assess patient needs and develop a care plan.
- Conduct admissions and discharge planning for hospital, hospice or home care patients.
- Provide utilization management for assigned patient case load.