RN - Care Manager
Company: CHI-Franciscan System Services
Posted on: November 11, 2019
RN - Care ManagerPosition Type: Per Diem Shift Schedule: Shift
Hours/Days Will Vary
Scheduled Hours per 2 week Pay Period: 0
Primary Location: Tacoma, WA - St. Joseph Medical Center?CHI
Franciscan Health has exciting and rewarding careers with
competitive salaries and benefits.? We are a family of hospitals,
health care services, and medical providers delivering
compassionate care to people throughout the South Puget Sound. We
are part of Catholic Health Initiatives, one of the largest
not-for-profit health care systems in the country.? Our mission is
to deliver high quality care that meets our patients' medical needs
while providing emotional and spiritual support to patients and
their families. We believe this three-part approach ? physical,
emotional, and spiritual ? is essential to healing the whole
person. Come join our team!?Job Summary:
As a member of a multidisciplinary team, in a leadership role, is
responsible for coordination of patient care along the full
continuum and/or for a target population.? Through intervention,
promotes the appropriate utilization of resources, identifies and
addresses care gaps, promotes health behavior changes for patients
to better manage their illnesses and recovery (if not chronic), and
analyses readmissions to the acute setting post hospitalization.?
As a result, optimal clinical, financial, functional and health
status improvements in the target population will be
Incumbents will use professional judgment, independent analysis and
critical-thinking skills to apply clinical guidelines, policies,
and regulatory requirements, etc. to determine the appropriate
level of care.? Monitor?s patient?s clinical status and needs in
order to ensure appropriate intensity of services and anticipate
and prepare for transitions of care.? Interventions will be
targeted towards effective management of each episode of care and
the seamless transition to the next level of care.? The goal will
be towards promoting patient engagement and participation in their
care at their highest attainable level.? The desired result is
management of the patient in the least restrictive environment
possible.? Incumbents are also accountable for demonstrating a
strong commitment to promoting excellence every day by maintaining
and demonstrating competent professional practice and engaging in
opportunities for professional growth.?Essential Duties:
- Facilitates coordination of a multidisciplinary plan of care to
guide patient progress to promote the achievement of optimal
clinical, quality, and cost effective outcomes.
- Completes documentation responsibilities in keeping with
hospital and department policy.
- Performs evaluation of patient?s care and progress for the
episode of care and/or across the continuum for the identified
- Attends and participates in process improvement activities
related to specific populations, department(s) and organization
- Adheres to and exhibits CHI Franciscan Health?s Core Values of
Reverence, Integrity, Compassion and Excellence.
Your time at work should be fulfilling. Rewarding. Inspiring.
That?s what you?ll find when you join one of our non-profit CHI
facilities across the nation. You?ll find challenging, rewarding
work every day alongside people who have as much compassion as you.
Join us and together we?ll create healthier, stronger communities.
Imagine your career at?Catholic Health Initiatives!
Graduation from an accredited school of nursing plus three years of
recent clinical work experience in the specialty area or related
clinical specialty in a hospital setting within the past five years
that demonstrates attainment of the requisite job knowledge
skills/abilities. Experience with utilization management, discharge
planning and/or case management is preferred.
Active Washington State license as a Registered Nurse is
Certification in case management from the Commission for Case
Management Accreditation (CCM).? The American Nurses Credentialing
Center (RN-BC), or the American Care Management Association is
Certification in Psychiatric Mental Health (RN-BC), American Nurses
Credentialing Center preferred.
Join us at Catholic Health Initiatives, and become a part of our
faith-based health system. Additional Information
- Requisition ID: 2019-R0247068
- Schedule: Part-time
- Shift: Variable
- Market: CHI-Franciscan System Services
Keywords: CHI-Franciscan System Services, Tacoma , RN - Care Manager, Executive , Tacoma, Washington
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