Providence Health & Services Care Manager RN - Case Management in Torrance, California

Description:

Providence is calling Full Time Care Manager Registered Nurses to Southern California (Burbank, Mission Hills, Santa Monica, San Pedro, Tarzana, Torrance)!

In this position you will:

  • Manage patient care, to achieve cost-effective utilization of resources through the proactive coordination of services in order to move patients efficiently through the continuum of care

  • Assume responsibility for an interdisciplinary process which assesses, plans, implements, monitors the effectiveness of interventions to meet patients’ treatment and transition of care needs

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Nursing degree/diploma required upon hire.

  • All Registered Nurses without a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Nursing must obtain a Bachelor’s degree in Nursing or higher within 3 years of hire.

  • Any previously agreed upon effective date for obtaining a Bachelor’s degree in nursing between individual and facility will remain in effect.

  • Any collective bargaining contract with specific time frames for obtaining a Bachelor’s degree in nursing will supersede the above point and will remain in effect.

  • Exceptions will be considered on a case-by-case basis at each facility by the Director of Care Management in consultation with the Human Resources leader.

  • A RN with 20 years of RN experience will not be required to obtain a BSN

  • RNs employed prior to 4/1/17 are encouraged to obtain a Bachelor's degree or higher degree in Nursing, but obtaining the degree will not be a condition of employment.

  • Current California Registered Nurse license

  • Minimum of one year experience within the past three years in an acute hospital setting as Registered Nurse.

  • Minimum of one year experience as a Discharge Planner or Case Manager, successful completion of a minimum of 24 CEUs in Care Management within the past 12 months, or successful completion of the Transition into Practice I(TIP) program for Care Management

  • Strong clinical knowledge base

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (BSN) strongly preferred

  • Masters Degree

  • Minimum of 3 years experience in case management, discharge planning, and/or utilization review

  • CCM or ACM Certification preferred

  • Advanced knowledge of McKesson's InterQual SI/IS Criteria preferred

About Providence St. Joseph Health

Every day, 119,000 compassionate caregivers serve patients and communities through Providence St. Joseph Health, a national, Catholic, not-for-profit health system, comprising a diverse family of organizations and driven by a belief that health care is a human right. Rooted in the founding missions of the Sisters of Providence and the Sisters of St. Joseph of Orange, courageous women ahead of their time who brought health care and other social services to the American West when it was still a rugged, untamed frontier, we share a singular commitment to improve the health of all.

From our earliest days, we’ve met new challenges by pioneering new solutions. Today, we offer a comprehensive range of services across Alaska, California, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas and Washington through a diverse family of Catholic, other faith-based and mission-driven secular organizations. Now, as we face a new frontier—a changing health care landscape—we draw upon their pioneering and compassionate spirit to plan for the next century of health for a better world, especially for the poor and vulnerable.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

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.

About Us

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.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Case Management

Location: California-Los Angeles

Other Location(s): California-Torrance

Req ID: 200582