Swedish Health Services RN Program Manager ALS Clinic in Seattle, Washington
Swedish Medical Group is looking for a RN Program Manager ALS Clinic ( 0.9 FTE, Day Shift) to work in the Neurology Clinic at Swedish Medical Group in Seattle, WA
Working under the direction of the Medical Director of the ALS Program, the RN Program Manager is responsible for the oversight and operations of the ALS Clinic. This includes the pre-clinic phone calls to patients, charting clinical summaries and ALS FRS-R scores prior to clinic, discussing patients with the rest of the staff in the pre-clinic huddle, ensuring the general flow and coordination of care and facilitating completion of orders generated in clinic, attending the past-clinic care conference, and sending out summary letters to patients after clinic.
In this position you will:
Use the nursing process to assess, diagnosis, plan, implement, and evaluate for patients with neurological illnesses.
Collaborate with the Neurologist and sub-specialty team to facilitate and coordinate services, supplies, and equipment needed by patient and family. This include involving family, as needed, in team meetings, planning and coordination of care, education, and identification of resources needed to develop realistic expectations of the chronic neurologic care.
Provide appropriate short-term counseling for patients and families whose psychosocial situation demonstrates the need for intervention.
Triage telephone calls and messages, systematically investigating and assessing patient needs determining whether and when patients require appointments, as appropriate, considering age-appropriateness.
Assist patients and families to identify needs for the hospital stay, discharge, and follow-up care.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Bachelor’s degree in Nursing
Current active Washington State Registered Nursing license.
Must have valid Washington State Driver’s license and an insurable driving record.
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- Master's Degree in Nusing
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 108 primary care and specialty care clinics.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details
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.
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.
Job Category: Nursing - Other
Work Locations: Cherry Hill James Tower (WA197) 550 17th Ave Seattle, 98122
Req ID: 265572