Case Manager - Band 6 | North Bristol NHS Trust

Job details
Posting date: 19 April 2021
Salary: Not specified
Additional salary information: £31,365 -£37,890 per annum
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 19 May 2021
Location: Bristol, BS10 5NB
Company: North Bristol NHS
Job type: Contract
Job reference: 3078817/339-ALX0137

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Are you a Registered Nurse, Physiotherapist, Occupational Therapist, CPN or Social Worker?

Band 6

We are currently continuing to develop our discharge services and pathways for Patients across the North Bristol Trust using a Discharge to Assess model.

We are looking for dynamic practitioners to join the team and help further shape our services.

The post holder will coach & support the wards in the co-ordination, discharge planning and safe transfer of Complex Patients within North Bristol NHS Trust.

You will be expected to provide specialist clinical advice and expertise around discharge needs through comprehensive assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of individual patient’s discharge plans. This post will be responsible for ensuring patient focused standards of discharge planning are adopted and followed by all members of the multidisciplinary team. You will also educate and support ward staff with discharge planning principles.

The post holder will work as part of the Integrated Discharge Service, in partnership with the established ward staff, allied health professionals, external partners and social care partners using an integrated care bureaux to navigate community referrals. Ensure early information gathering, advising and facilitating moves to alternative care services and enabling early treatment and care planning to facilitate prompt discharge. You must be able to demonstrate an assertive and confident approach when advocating on the patient’s behalf, and be a skilled navigator and problem solver. You will work autonomously but also within a wide team.

We are recruiting for a permanent role and a 12 month fixed term post. We are open to applicants who want to work full time or part time.

This advert closes on Monday 3 May 2021

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