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Case Manager I

Job ID 85352 Date posted 01/12/2018
  • Facility: Sharp Memorial Hospital
  • City: San Diego
  • Department: Case Management
  • Category: Case Manager Jobs
  • Job Status: Full-Time
  • Shift: Day Job
  • FTE: 1.0
  • Shift Start: 8 AM
  • Shift End Time: 4:30 PM
Location
This position is located in Serra Mesa, CA (San Diego County)
 
Hours
8-hour day shift; 8:00 am - 4:30 pm; weekends as needed, currently every 4th weekend
 
Required Skills and Qualifications
  • Current unencumbered California RN license
  • 3 years of recent acute care nursing experience or case management experience
  • Computer, data management and analysis skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, as demonstrated by the ability to work with individuals and/or teams, and across disciplines
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills as demonstrated in oral and written forms
  • Able to work in a collaborative partnership model with Social Workers and other members of the interdisciplinary team, both internal and external
  • Organizational and time management skills, as evidenced by the capacity to prioritize multiple tasks
 
Preferred Skills and Qualifications
  • BSN or equivalent degree
  • 5 years experience in the acute patient care setting including either Intensive Care Progressive/Intermediate Care, Medical-Surgical and/or Emergency Department areas
  • Certified Case Manager (CCM)
  • Experience with InterQual and/or MCG and Allscripts
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish)

Summary
The RN Case Manager I assesses, develops, implements, coordinates and monitors a comprehensive plan of care for each patient/family in collaboration with the physician, social worker and all members of the interdisciplinary team in the inpatient and emergency department patient care areas.  This position requires the ability to combine clinical/quality considerations with regulatory/financial/utilization review demands to assure patients are receiving care in the appropriate setting and level of care. The position creates a balance between individual clinical needs with the efficient and cost effective utilization of resources while promoting quality outcomes.
Case Managers at Sharp Memorial Hospital are part of the Case Management Department.  The department uses a collaborative model of nursing, social work and clinical support to navigate patients through utilization review, resource utilization and the discharge process.  This dynamic and fast-paced department is comprised of RN case managers, medical social workers and support staff.
Sharp Memorial Hospital — the first hospital in San Diego with all private patient rooms — is dedicated to providing the highest-quality, patient-centered care and consists of 368 beds . Designed to promote comfort and healing with the use of natural light and soothing colors, the hospital offers the latest medical technology and is home to San Diego’s largest, most modern Emergency and Trauma Center.
Sharp Memorial is known for outstanding programs in cardiac and vascular care, cancer treatment, orthopedic and neurological services, rehabilitation, robotic surgery and multi-organ transplantation, and has been recognized as a MAGNET®-designated hospital for nursing excellence and is also designated as a Patient-Centered Hospital by Planetree, an organization committed to personalizing, humanizing, and demystifying the hospital experience for patients and their families.
Essential Physical Requirements May Include
  • Sitting
  • Keyboarding
  • Mousing
  • Lift up to 10 pounds
  • Push/pull up to 25 pounds
  • Carry up to 10 pounds
  • Additional physical requirements of position 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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