Geisinger Health System At Home Registered Nurse Care Manager in WILKES BARRE, Pennsylvania

JOB TITLE: At Home Registered Nurse Care Manager

LOCATION: Wyoming County Coverage Area

DEPARTMENT: Geisinger at Home

WORK SCHEDULE: Days/Evenings

WORK TYPE: Full Time (1.0 FTE)


Works under clinical supervision of the Medical Director and reports administratively to the Director of Home Based Programs.

Serves in a complex and expanded nursing role to collaborate with members of the Home-Based Care Team, which includes primary care provider, social worker, and other care team providers to provide intense case management and clinical interventions that ensures the delivery of quality, efficient, and cost-effective healthcare services specifically related to complex patient in the home setting.

Responsible for the management and oversight of a caseload consisting of high risk patients with complex medical/psychosocial needs. Assesses, plans, implements, coordinates, monitors and evaluates the care plan and deploys the necessary interventions with the goal of optimizing the patient’s state of well-being. Integrates evidence-based clinical guidelines, preventive guidelines, protocols, and other metrics in the development of treatment plans that are patient-centric, promoting quality and efficiency in the delivery of healthcare for the most complex patients.

Identifies health problems and provides restorative, supportive, preventive and specialized clinical nursing care to individuals in their home setting and executes clinical medical regimens as prescribed by the licensed provider overseeing care. Fully responsible for all actions as a licensed nurse and is accountable to patients for the coordination and delivery of quality of care.


Demonstrates customer focused interpersonal skills to interact in an effective manner with practitioners, the interdisciplinary health care team, community agencies, patients, and families with diverse opinions, values, and religious and cultural ideals.

Demonstrates ability to work autonomously and be directly accountable for practice.

Demonstrates strong clinical skills that can be performed automatously in a patient home setting.

Demonstrates ability to influence and negotiate individual and group decision-making.

Demonstrates ability to function effectively in a fluid, dynamic, and rapidly changing environment.

Demonstrates leadership qualities including time management, verbal and written communication skills, listening skills, problem solving and decision-making, priority setting, work delegation and work organization.


RN license or eligible for licensure in the state of Pennsylvania required. Bachelor's degree in nursing preferred.

Three years’ experience in clinical nursing, critical care preferred. Case Management experience preferred.

IV skills, venipuncture required.

Critical thinking skills and ability to analyze complex data sets required. General computer knowledge and capability to use computers required.

Obtain Case Management Certification within 2 years required.


On call required

Evening and weekend rotation

Work is typically performed in a patient-home based environment.

Duties involve occupational exposure to disease and illness including

Requires HBV vaccinations and TB skin test

The specific statements shown in each section of this description are not intended to be all-inclusive. They represent typical elements considered necessary to successfully perform the job.

OUR PURPOSE & VALUES: Everything we do is about caring for our patients, our members, our students, our Geisinger family and our communities. KINDNESS: We strive to treat everyone as we would hope to be treated ourselves. EXCELLENCE: We treasure colleagues who humbly strive for excellence. LEARNING: We share our knowledge with the best and brightest to better prepare the caregivers for tomorrow. INNOVATION : We constantly seek new and better ways to care for our patients, our members, our community, and the nation.

ABOUT GEISINGER: Geisinger is a physician-led health system comprised of approximately 30,000 employees, including nearly 1,600 employed physicians, 13 hospital campuses, two research centers, and a 583,000-member health plan Geisinger is nationally recognized for innovative practices and quality care. Geisinger serves more than 3 million people in central, south-central and northeast Pennsylvania and also in southern New Jersey with the addition of National Malcolm Baldridge Award recipient AtlantiCare, A member of Geisinger. In 2017, the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine became the newest member of the Geisinger Family.

We offer healthcare benefits for full time and part time positions from day one, including vision, dental and domestic partners.* Perhaps just as important, from senior management on down, we encourage an atmosphere of collaboration, cooperation and collegiality. For more information, visit , or connect with us on Facebook at , Instagram at , LinkedIn at and Twitter at .

** Does not qualify for J-1 waiver. We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.

*Domestic partner benefits not applicable at Geisinger Holy Spirit.