Case Manager, RN
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Job Description



Department: Care Management

Shift: Days

Hours:



HEALTHCARE PARTNERS MEDICAL GROUP, a division of DaVita HealthCare Partners, Inc. (DVA: NYSE), is a top-rated Southern-California medical group and is widely recognized for its achievements in clinical excellence and patient satisfaction. Since 1992, HealthCare Partners has been committed to developing innovative models of healthcare delivery that improve patients' quality of life while containing healthcare costs. HealthCare Partners manages and operates medical groups and affiliated physician networks in Arizona, California, Nevada, Florida and New Mexico. As of Sept. 30, 2013, HealthCare Partners provides integrated care management for approximately 760,000 managed care patients.  - Read More -

We are committed to bringing the benefits of coordinated care to our patients and to taking a leading role in the transformation of the national healthcare delivery system to assure quality, access, and affordable care for all.


HealthCare Partners may be the employer for you. We are currently seeking a Case Manager, RN - Torrance, CA        Visit our CM web site - Click Here

Responsible
  for ensuring the continuity of care in both the inpatient and outpatient setting utilizing the appropriate resources within the parameters of established contracts and patients' health plan benefits.  Facilitates continuum of patients' care utilizing advanced nursing knowledge, experience and skills to ensure appropriate utilization of resources and patient quality outcomes.  Performs care management functions on-site or telephonically as the need arises.  Reports finding to the Care Management department Supervisor / Manager / Director / in a timely manner.


Job Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree from a four-year college and/or a professional certification requiring formal education beyond a two-year college.
  • Graduation from an accredited school of Nursing.
  • California RN license.
  • Bachelor's degree in Nursing preferred.
  • Over 3 years and up to and including 5 years of experience.
  • At least 1 year of recent clinical experience.
  • Computer literate.
  • Ability to type 25 wpm.
  • Knowledge of current standards of patient care.
  • Thorough understanding of RN scope of practice.
  • Manual dexterity to use/handle equipment and instruments.
  • Ability to effectively communicate and collaborate with physicians, patients, families and ancillary staff.
  • Ability to make sound, independent judgments and act professionally under pressure. 

Preferred:

  • 3 to 5 years of acute nursing experience in critical care.
  • Previous care management, utilization review or discharge planning experience.
  • HMO experience.

Job Snapshot

Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Management, Nurse, Health Care
Education 2 Year Degree
Experience At least 3 year(s)
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Healthcare - Health Services
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID 9258b
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Case Manager, RN


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