Providence Health & Services RN Transition Planning - Social Services in Everett, Washington
Providence is calling for a RN Transition Planning (0.78 FTE, Days) to work in Social Services at Providence Regional Medical Center Everett in Everett, WA.
Plans and coordinates activities related to transition planning. Develops and implements a plan of care designed to meet the patient's 30 Day post hospitalization needs while ensuring continuity of care. Responsible for the collaboration with medical staff, Primary Care Physician, patient, family, community agencies, or facilities involved in patient's care, and the health care team by assessing, facilitating, planning and advocating for health needs on an individual basis resulting in quality, cost-effective outcomes.
In this position you will:
Assure individual respect for all while maintaining composure in dealing with difficult situations.
Demonstrate application of knowledge, skills, and behaviors in the physical, motor/sensory, cognitive, psychosocial, patient and family education areas based on PRMCE age specific care competency assessment tool.
Assessment for discharge needs is documented in patient's chart based on referrals, department policies, or patient/family requests.
Patient record and PRMCE systems accurately reflect discharge planning activities.
Communicate orally and in writing in the chart with other team members and disciplines, and involve community agencies so as to insure that discharge needs and plans can be understood and executed by others as appropriate
Required qualifications for this position include:
Nursing degree/diploma required upon hire or equivalent educ/experience
Registered Nurse in the State of Washington
Experience in discharge planning for medical and/or surgical patients in an inpatient or outpatient setting
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Experience in an acute hospital setting doing discharge planning
Experience in an outpatient clinic setting providing primary or specialty care
About the ministry you will serve:
Providence Regional Medical Center Everett in Everett, WA is the state’s most award-winning hospital for medical care; having received the HealthGrades Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence four years in a row. Our new state-of-the-art 12 story hospital tower and the implementation of an electronic medical records system will significantly enhance our patient’s experience throughout the continuum of care.
The hospital is located in Snohomish County on the Sound and close to the mountains, so outdoor activities such as snow skiing, kayaking, and golfing are at your doorstep. The communities in Snohomish have all the comforts and appeal of small towns, with historical districts, beautiful homes, interesting boutiques, and unique restaurants, yet the city life of Seattle and Bellevue are just 30 minutes south, while the cosmopolitan city of Vancouver, BC lies only 2 hours north.
For information on our comprehensive range of benefits, visit:
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Case Management
Req ID: 261894