Dec 23, 2021

Registered Nurse (RN) - Care Coordination

  • Virginia Mason Memorial
  • Yakima, WA, USA
Full Time General Nursing

Job Description

All staff members at Yakima Valley Memorial must be in compliance with the Vaccination Policy, which includes the COVID-19 (SARS-CoV-2) vaccine, by their first day of employment.


The Care Coordination RN establishes and maintains an efficient, cost-effective care management process by determining the patient’s medical and financial liability, medical necessity, and by developing, implementing and monitoring individual patient plans of care. The CC/RN assists with communicating these plans to patients, families, and to the Interdisciplinary Team to ensure quality patient care throughout the healthcare continuum and compliance with all Memorial’s policies and procedures. The CC/RN is responsible for maintaining the knowledge and skill set related to utilization review, care coordination, performance improvement and professional licensure and certification.


Education: Associate's degree in Nursing required. BSN preferred.

Experience: Two years' recent acute care experience required. Two years' of Utilization Review/Case Management experience and one year experience in discharge planning in an acute care setting preferred.

Licenses/Certificates/Registration:Washington State (DOH) Registered Nurse licensure required. Case Management certification (ACM, CCM, RN-BC) preferred.


Yakima Valley Memorial (YVM) is a 256-bed acute-care, not-for-profit community hospital that has served Central Washington's Yakima Valley for 70 years. YVM also includes a multispecialty team of more than 300 physicians and 20+ primary care and specialty care locations. Specialty care services include cardiac care, a continuum of cancer care, hospice care, and advanced services for children with special health care needs.

We offer a comprehensive benefit plan including medical, dental, and vision coverage; plus we have a generous 401K plan (with an employer contribution!), competitive compensation, and a diverse workforce that is passionate about patient care. At YVM, we know the best care is provided by employees who are well-supported.

As the region’s leading health care provider and Yakima’s largest employer, we believe that by improving health, we will transform Yakima! Our vision at YVM is creating healthy communities one person at a time. With such an important goal, we work together to demonstrate our values of Respect, Accountability, Teamwork, Stewardship, and Innovation for everyone who walks through our doors, patients and coworkers alike. We would love to hear from you!

“Yakima Valley Memorial provides reasonable accommodations to assist qualified individuals in order to perform the essential duties/requirements their job requires. The description is intended to provide only basic guidelines for meeting job requirements and serves as merely a summary rather than a complete listing of duties. Responsibilities, knowledge, skills, abilities, and working conditions may change as needs evolve. This job description does not constitute a contract as employment is at will.”