Sep 27, 2021

VA Care Manager-RN

  • Loma Linda University Medical Center
  • Rancho Cucamonga, CA, USA

Job Description

- VA Clinic - Rancho Cucamonga - (Full-Time Temporary, Day Shift) - ***This is a temporary position through 9/30/21***

Our mission is to participate in Jesus Christ’s ministry, bringing health, healing, and wholeness to humanity by: Creating a supportive faculty practice framework that allows Loma Linda University School of Medicine physicians and surgeons to educate, conduct research, and deliver quality health care with optimum efficiency, deploying a motivated and competent workforce trained in customer service and whole person care principles and providing safe, seamless and satisfying health care encounters for patients while upholding the highest standards of fiscal integrity and clinical ethics. Our core values are compassion, integrity, excellence, teamwork, humility, and justice.

The VA Care Manager-RN is responsible for the management of patient care in all the assigned LLUHC/VA Community Based Outpatient Clinics (CBOC) PACT Teams. This includes coordination of assigned high risk patients in order to expedite patient movement throughout the health care setting and facilitating continuity of care. Evaluates daily physician/provider assigned patients in the CBOC’s, those transitioning from inpatient to ambulatory care status and those receiving home care support, collaborating with the Home Health Service, Care Managers, and Social Work. Serves as a consultant and resource person to other members of the health care team. Works closely with CBOC Clinic Manager, LLUHC/CBOC Medical Director, LLUHC/CBOC Director, and VA Coordinator as needed. Performs other duties as needed.

Associate's Degree in Nursing required. Bachelor’s Degree (BSN) preferred. Minimum two years as a Registered Nurse in a clinical setting, with patient triage and assessment experience required. Active California Registered Nurse (RN) License required. Basic Life Support (BLS) certification from the American Heart Association (AHA) required

Clinical nursing and patient triage assessment practices. Read; write legibly; speak in English (and Spanish preferred) with professional quality; use computer and software programs necessary to the position; troubleshoot and calibrate patient care equipment. Relate and communicate positively, effectively, and professionally with others; be assertive and consistent in following and/or enforcing policies; work calmly and respond courteously when under pressure; lead, supervise, teach, and collaborate; accept direction. Think critically; work independently with minimal supervision; perform basic math functions; manage multiple assignments effectively; work well under pressure; problem solve; organize and prioritize workload; recall information with accuracy; pay close attention to detail. Distinguish colors and smells as necessary for patient care; hear sufficiently for general conversation in person and on the telephone; identify and distinguish various sounds associated with the work place/patient care; see adequately to read computer screens, medical records, and written documents necessary to position; discern temperature variances through touch.

Active California Registered Nurse (RN) License required. Basic Life Support (BLS) certification from the American Heart Association (AHA) required

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