Clinical Case ManagerJob ID 85429 Date posted 01/17/2018
- Facility: Sharp Grossmont Hospital
- City: La Mesa
- Department: Radiation Therapy
- Category: Case Manager Jobs
- Job Status: Full-Time
- Shift: Day Job
- FTE: 1.0
- Shift Start: 7:30 AM
- Shift End Time: 4 PM
This position is located in La Mesa, CA (San Diego County)
8-hour day shift, 7:30 am - 4:00 pm Monday-Friday; no weekends
Required Skills and Qualifications
- Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing (BSN)
- Current unencumbered California RN license
- Current BLS certification for Healthcare Providers
- Three years of acute care clinical experience in area of specialty
- Excellent written and spoken communication skills
Preferred Skills and Qualifications
- Master’s Degree in Nursing (MSN)
- Certified Case Manager (CCM)
- Previous clinical experience with cancer care, case management or patient teaching
The Oncology Navigator - Clinical Case Manager’s (CCM) role is to be a patient advocate providing patients and their families with a point of care approach, and guiding them through the healthcare system providing information regarding services, education, funding and access to care. The Oncology Navigator - Case Manager ensures service access and meets community care needs through quality assessment, triage, service delivery, and care coordination of clinical services between key external constituencies and Sharp. The role of the Clinical Case Manager includes representing the Sharp Health Care continuum to the public and health care community, improving service linkages, maximizing care continuity and satisfaction and supporting the Sharp HealthCare system in multi-service referral, program development, and quality care management. The CCM will develop strong relationships with physicians, their office staff, community clinics and healthcare providers to assure that there are multiple options for patients and are provided excellent care. The Clinical Case Manager will be responsible for collecting data regarding patient referrals, quality outcomes and reporting to oversight committees and organizations. The primary purpose of the CCM is to reduce anxiety and frustration with coordinating care and improve patient satisfaction with the health care systems. The Case Manager will facilitate more efficient and cost effective use of health care resources.
The Radiation Therapy department is a part of the Sharp HealthCare system located in the East County of San Diego where the sun is always shining! We recently installed an Elekta Versa HD to accompany TomoTherapy HD, an XStrahl Superficial unit, a Varian HDR unit and a Philips Big Bore CT. We treat approximately 50 patients a day with a staff consisting of 2 radiation oncologists, 5 radiation therapists, 1 dosimetrist, 2 physicists and other support staff. Our employees enjoy working with the community at health fairs, lectures and cancer event. Our staff is team oriented and works collaboratively to ensure the best place to work and care for our patients. Our Cancer Center is CoC and NAPBC accredited.
Sharp Grossmont Hospital is the largest not-for-profit, full-service acute care hospital in the region with 500+ beds. The hospital has outstanding programs in heart care, orthopedics, rehabilitation, robotic surgery, mental health, stroke care and women’s health. In addition, the hospital’s Emergency and Critical Care Center is one of the most technologically advanced emergency and intensive care facilities in the nation.
Sharp Grossmont Hospital is nationally recognized as a MAGNET®-designated hospital for patient care and nursing practices. This designation is the “gold standard” for patient care and nursing excellence and is the highest honor awarded by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.
Essential Physical Requirements may be discussed during interview.
Sharp HealthCare is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, transgender status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status or any other protected class.
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