The Case Manager is responsible for managing a continuum of care from admission through discharge for assigned patients. The role reflects appropriate knowledge of RN scope of practice, current state requirements, CMS Conditions of Participation, EMTALA, The Patient Bill of Rights, AB1203 and other Federal or State regulatory agency requirements specific to Utilization Review and Discharge Planning. The Case Manager partners with the medical staff, utilizes scientific evidence for best practices, relevant data and compliance with the mission/philosophy, standards, goals and core values of Dignity Health (dignity, collaboration, justice, stewardship and excellence). Primary elements of the case manager role include: Care Coordination, Utilization Review and Discharge Planning.
. Three years nursing experience in an acute care hospital preferred.
. One year case management in an acute care hospital preferred
Management can serve as a substitute for the experience
- A Masters’ degree in nursing with a concentration in Case
. Bachelors or Masters degree from an accredited school of nursing or enrollment
in a BSN program preferred.
LICENSE / CERTIFICATIONS:
. CA RN License
. CCM, ABQAURP or ACM certification(s) preferred
. AHA BLS Certification
. Fluency in English verbal and written skills,
. Working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite and work related software
. Bilingual skills preferred
SIERRA NEVADA MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital has proudly served as the sole healthcare provider for western Nevada County for more than 50 years. Much has happened since the hospital opened in 1958, including additions in 1994 of a 68,000 square foot Outpatient Center, a comprehensive Cancer Center and most recently, the opening of the Sierra Nevada Diagnostic Center in the fall of 2006. SNMH is a licensed, acute care hospital providing a full range of services including cardiovascular, surgical, emergency and diagnostic. SNMH offers access to the SNMH Health Sciences Library. The library features continuing and medical education for healthcare professionals, diabetes classes, prenatal classes, cancer support groups, and family caregiver classes. In addition, we have more than 90 board certified primary and specialty care physicians on our active and associate medical staff.
The Hospital is part of Dignity Health, formerly Catholic Healthcare West. The word “Dignity” perfectly defines what our organization stands for: showing respect for all people by providing excellent care.
. Serving the community since 1958
. More that 160,000 patient visits and admissions annually
. 121 licensed beds
Equal Opportunity Employer: M/F/D/V
Find out more at http://www.snmh.org/
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