Jul 22, 2021

Registered Nurse Case Manager, Relief - Case Management Team

  • Providence
  • Seattle, WA, USA

Job Description

Description:

Where you work matters! Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Case Manager Relief (Per Diem, Day Shift) to work in Case Management - Fh at Swedish First Hill in Seattle, WA.

The nurse case manager relief coordinates the care and service of selected patient populations through the acute care episode, across the continuum. Works collaboratively with inter-disciplinary teams, both internal and external to the organization, to improve patient care through effective utilization and monitoring of healthcare resources and assumes a leadership role to achieve desired clinical, financial, and resource outcomes.

In this position you will:

  • Participate in the development, implementation, evaluation, and ongoing revision of initiatives to improve quality, continuity, and cost-effectiveness
  • Communicate timely, relevant and accurate information to all parties involved with a patient’s care
  • Develop and document a discharge plan through collaboration with the interdisciplinary team
  • Assess patients’ goals as well as their biophysical, psychosocial, environmental, economic/financial, and discharge planning needs
  • Advocate for the patient, family, physician and facility to obtain benefits from insurance carriers and others that provide financial assistance for patients and promote health care treatment goals
  • Maintain and document third-party payers’ authorizations, contacts, and transactions for individual patients

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Graduate of an accredited Bachelors Nursing degree program
  • Current License to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of Washington
  • Three (3) years Registered Nursing experience in an acute care hospital

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • One (1) year hospital case management experience

About the First Hill Campus.

The 697-bed tertiary-care center on the Swedish/First Hill campus is the flagship of the Swedish health-care system. Swedish/First Hill has one of the most active and advanced birthing programs in Washington state and houses a Level III neonatal intensive-care unit. More surgeries are performed each year at Swedish/First Hill than at any other facility in the region; volumes include more total joint replacements than any other medical center in the state.

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

https://caregiver.ehr.com

Our Mission

Our Mission is to improve the health and well-being of each person we serve.

Our Vision is Health for a Better World.

About Us

Swedish is the largest not-for-profit health care system in the greater Seattle area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); emergency rooms and specialty center in Redmond (East King County) and the Mill Creek area in Everett; and Swedish Medical Group, a network of more than 128 primary care and specialty care locations throughout the greater Puget Sound area. Swedish employs nearly 13,000 caregivers (all employees), including nearly 1,400 providers. Whether through physician clinics, education, research and innovation or other outreach, we're committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: On Call

Shift: Day

Job Category: Case Management

Location: Washington-Seattle

Work Locations: First Hill Main Bldg (WA145) 747 Broadway Seattle, 98122

Req ID: 286505