Swedish Medical Center RN Case Manager - Aco Support in Seattle, Washington

Description:

Swedish Medical Group is looking for a RN Case Manager (1.0 FTE, Day Shift) to work in the Aco Support at the Bank of America Building in Seattle, WA.

The Registered Nurse Case Manager evaluates and manages the changing health and service needs of the patient. The Case Manager RN is responsible for providing optimum individual care for the patient/family unit, using the nursing process and interdisciplinary team members.

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

About Swedish Medical Group

Swedish Medical Group (SMG) is a successful, performance-driven division of Swedish Health Services, the largest non-profit health provider in the Greater Seattle area. The SMG network includes more than 900 providers across more than 130 primary care and specialty care clinics.

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

https://caregiver.ehr.com

Our Mission

Our nonprofit Mission is to improve the health and wellbeing of each person we serve. Our Vision is to demonstrate the highest-quality, best-value healthcare to all we serve.

About Us

Swedish is the largest nonprofit health care provider in the greater Seattle area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); ambulatory care centers in Redmond and Mill Creek; and Swedish Medical Group a network of more than 118 primary care and specialty locations throughout the Puget Sound. Swedish employs more than 13,300 employees and 3,100 physicians and allied health professionals. 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: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Case Management

Location: Washington-Seattle

Work Locations: Bank Of America Bldg (WA239) 800 Fifth Ave Seattle, 98104

Req ID: 188229