Travel Case Management Nurse - Case Manager - (CM RN)
- Sep 02, 2017
- Healthcare : Registered Nurse (RN)
12980220 Job Description & Requirements
Case Management Nurse - Case Manager - (CM RN)
StartDate: 10/02/2017Available Shifts: 8 D Pay Rate: $37.00 - 40.00
This position presents an opportunity to join an elite team of passionate physicians and nurses as a Transfer Center Coordinator. Expect to enhance your professional experience while providing top notch patient care to those most needing it.
The role of the case management nurse is to coordinate continuity of care for patients often as a liason between the patient’s family and healthcare organization, ensuring that the proper treatment is administered at the appropriate time to maximize health and well-being while also minimizing the need for hospitalization. The CM RN strives to promote self-managed care and the use of healthcare resources in the most cost-effective way possible, working with patients of all ages and conditions, but primarily focusing on a specific population, such as children, families, the elderly, HIV/AIDS, acute care, or other specialties. Work is administered in a variety of settings, including HMOs, community health organizations, long-term care facilities, behavioral health programs, rehabilitation centers, schools, and case management companies.
2 years of related clinical experience in an acute care setting required. At least 2 yrs within an ED or Critical Care Setting preferred.
InterQual or related experience in a different program specific to admission criteria, Previous experience in Telecommunications, call center, or telephone customer service.
- BLS - Basic Life Support Certification issued by the American Heart Association.
- Valid License to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of California.
Master's in healthcare field preferred.
About the Facility
A member of the Alamede Health System, which provides high quality medical care to residents of Greater Alameda County, this medical center is committed to upholding the sterling standard set by its parent group and offers a full suite of services and state-of-the-art facilities. The medical center boasts several centers of excellence including cardiology, ER, orthopedics and surgery, among others. Recently the hospital was awarded with "Baby Friendly" and STEMI designations and several of its physicians have been listed among Oakland's best doctors.
Oakland has it all: a mild year-round climate, world-class arts and entertainment, award-winning restaurants, a yacht-dotted waterfront and a wonderfully renovated downtown area. Nestled between the bay and the coastal hills, a short drive across the bridge from San Francisco, travelers enjoy exploring the many facets of this eclectic and diverse California city.
Onward Healthcare's travel nursing assignments typically last 13 weeks, and include:
- Competitive pay rates and comprehensive benefits
- Medical plans with dental and vision
- Complimentary, high-quality private housing
- 401(k) and flex spending options
- Life insurance
- Accident and short-term disability coverage
- Free continuing education (CE) courses
- Travel allowances
- Guaranteed pay program
- Tuition discount program
- Referral bonuses
About the Company
Onward Healthcare, an AMN Healthcare company, is a travel nursing company dedicated to moving our nurses careers "onward and upward." Our team of expert recruiters connect clinicians with exclusive travel nursing opportunities at the nation's top hospitals and healthcare facilities. Onward's nursing assignments are part of a larger, comprehensive RN career development and consultation service. Onward/AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.
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