Swedish Medical Center Utilization Management Nurse - Case Management in Seattle, Washington

Description:

Swedish Shared Services is looking for a Utilization Management Nurse (0.7 FTE, Evening Shift) to work for the Case Management at Swedish First Hill in Seattle, WA.

The Utilization Management Nurse encompasses a broad knowledge of health care delivery that includes but is not limited to managed care regulations, contract terms/stipulations, utilization review and governmental agency regulations.

In this position you will:

  • Collaborate and consult with appropriate departments and physicians as needed to determine that medical necessity indicators are met

  • Support the Utilization Management process by sending reviews, entering requests for utilization review, authorization of stay concurrent and post billing denials to support the Case Management workflow

  • Work in accordance with applicable state and federal laws, as well as, with the unique requirements of reimbursement systems

  • Study information to remain informed of reimbursement modalities, resources, as well as, clinical and legal issues that affect patients and providers of care

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Nursing Baccalaureate degree (BSN) from an accredited school of nursing

  • Current Washington State Nursing license

  • Three or more years of RN experience in a clinical setting

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • ACM or CCM certification

  • One or more years of case management experience

About Swedish Shared Services:

Swedish is the largest, most comprehensive, nonprofit health provider in the Greater Seattle area. Our expanding network of facilities currently includes three hospital locations in Seattle, a hospital in Edmonds and the new Swedish Issaquah campus. It also consists of Swedish Medical Group’s network of primary care clinics, and affiliations with suburban hospitals and specialty clinics throughout Greater Seattle.

Each campus has a local operations leadership team, supported by centrally located and led corporate services, such as Human Resources, Financial and Information Services.

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: Part-time

Shift: Evening

Job Category: Case Management

Location: Washington-Seattle

Work Locations: Metropolitan Park East (WA152) 1730 Minor Avenue Metropolitan East Tower Seattle, 98101

Req ID: 189668