Case Management Nurse - Case Manager - (CM RN)

  1. San Rafael,CA
  2. Sep 06, 2017
  3. Healthcare : Registered Nurse (RN)
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13046163 Job Description & Requirements
Case Management Nurse - Case Manager - (CM RN)
StartDate: 10/02/2017Available Shifts: 8 D Pay Rate: $47.41 - 47.41

Previous case management experience and demonstrated experience in utilization management, discharge planning, or transfer coordination. Knowledge of Nurse Practice Act, The Joint Commission and other federal/state/local regulations. Bachelor's degree, or equivalent experience, in nursing or health related field. Master's degree preferred. Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. Current California RN license required. Current BLS required.

Coordinates quality, accreditation, regulatory and licensing (AR&L), patient safety and risk management activities for the medical
center. Provides clinical, educational, consulting, and coordinating support to assigned areas. Uses nurses' licensure as a substantial
amount of scientific knowledge or technical skill for indirect patient care services that ensure the safety, comfort, personal hygiene,
and protection of patients; and the performance of disease prevention and restorative measures.

SD - 4/7 & 4/8, 5/5

730A-4P

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.

Required Qualifications
Patient Care Coordinator
1. Must have Basic Utilization Review/Case Management experience
2. Must be familiar with Admissions, Discharge Planning
3. BLS
4. Must have computerized charting experience

Preferred Qualifications
Master's degree preferred

Three (3) years' experience with quality assessment, quality improvement, and quality demonstration in an acute care setting
preferred.
Quality/ Risk/Patient Safety/ Just Culture/Project Management/ Lean/ IP certification preferred.
CIC certificate required within a year, if primary job focus is Infection Control.

About the Facility
Staffed by more than 200 physicians and nurse practitioners, this 120-bed medical facility offers a complete range of services that includes emergency care, trauma care, cardiac care, and interventional radiology. Certified by The Joint Commission as a Primary Stroke Center, this facility has also received the Get With the Guidelines Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement award from the American Stroke Association.

Facility Location
Located in scenic, hilly Marin County, just north of San Francisco across the Golden Gate Bridge, San Rafael is known for its comfortable lifestyle and its proximity to one of the largest metropolitan areas in the United States. Here you'll also find the Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Marin County Civic Center and George Lucas's Skywalker Ranch, as well as 1,514-acre China Camp State Park, a dog- and horse-friendly park that's popular with hikers, bikers, and runners.

Job Benefits
NurseChoice isn't your ordinary travel nurse recruitment agency. An AMN Healthcare company, NurseChoice is the national leader in connecting registered nurses with quick-start, short-term travel assignments (typically four to eight weeks in duration), including EMR and critical staffing assignments, while also offering some of the travel nursing industry's best benefits and highest pay rates. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.


About the Company
NurseChoice isn't your ordinary travel nurse recruitment agency. An AMN Healthcare company, NurseChoice is the national leader in connecting registered nurses with quick-start, short-term travel assignments (typically four to eight weeks in duration), including EMR and critical staffing assignments, while also offering some of the travel nursing industry's best benefits and highest pay rates. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.


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