RN Case Manager - Collaborative Health Action Team

Swedish Medical Center   •  

Seattle, WA

Industry: Misc. Healthcare

  •  

Less than 5 years

Posted 297 days ago

This job is no longer available.

In this position you will:

  • Develop the initial individualized care plan based on diagnoses and clinical assessment within the time frame identified in guidelines, in collaboration with the Primary Care Provider (PCP)

  • Collaborate with PCP regarding individual case issues and changes in plan of care

  • Establish expected outcomes that are measurable and achievable and provide follow up to client, PCP and health care team

  • Evaluate patient’s response to care and initiate independent and/or collaborative changes when appropriate

  • Co-manage client health status over time by reducing unnecessary Emergency Department visits, hospital and clinic visits and/or hospital admissions

  • Work with the patient, family and provider team to troubleshoot alternative actions prior to suggesting hospitalizations and/or emergency room visits

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelors of Science Degree in Nursing (BSN) from a four-year college or university

  • Minimum of Three (3) years current experience in a health care environment with home health case management experience

  • Current Washington State RN license

  • CPR certification

  • Current BLS certification required or to be obtained at department expense within one month of hire

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Knowledge of community resources and the ability to carry out nursing responsibilities in diverse settings under difficult situations with a diverse patient population with varying healthcare needs

  • Adequate knowledge to perform clinical assessments, plan patient care, manage a care plan, and educate and orient families and staff

  • Ability to modify services to the age and/or developmental stage of the patient

  • Ability to communicate effectively with physicians, multi-disciplinary health care providers, and a wide variety of staff, as well as patients and family members

    Req ID: 178340