Pacific Medical Centers Clinic RN - Shared Clinic Central Support in Seattle, Washington
Find what you’re looking for in your career, at PacMed as a Clinic (RN) Registered Nurse (Per Diem, Day shift) to work in Behavioral Health at our Beacon Hill clinic located in Seattle, WA
Coordinates care for Pacific Medical Centers' Managed Care patient in order to assure cost effective, appropriate utilization of health care resource. Nurse Case Manager manages, directs, and coordinates the entire spectrum of care for patient throughout a variety of settings, both inpatient and outpatient. This position assists physicians (internal and external) with management and coordination of care. Works at varied clinic and provider locations as needed.
In this position you will:
Collaborate with physicians to identify the plan of care for admission, including the expected outcome(s) of treatment.
Assess patients and facilitate a decision to determine disposition of patients on discharge.
Work with chemical dependency, residential treatment, and eating disorders treatment facilities’ discharge planners to maximize outcomes.
Advise patients and families regarding benefits, resources, and home management options.
Be accountable for appropriate referrals for homecare.
Assess and determine homecare for patients when hospitalized.
Recommend care plan for high risk patients in the outpatient setting including communication with physicians, nurses, homecare providers or others as applicable.
Collaborate with the physician or provider regarding appropriate disposition of patients from hospital; educate and direct providers both within and outside the Pacific Medical system regarding benefits and utilization of services; direct case managers from outside facilities regarding: use of benefits and discharge planning options; consult with USFHP Medical Director regarding complex cases and discusses appropriateness of hospitalization or care in treatment facilities; identifies issues with Pacific Medical system to facilitate patient care (barriers to patient care).
Required qualifications for this position include:
Current Washington State Registered Nurse License.
Five (5) year’s clinical experience.
Two (2) year’s in a Behavioral Health setting.
CPR or BLS certification within 6 months of hire.
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Bachelor's Degree in Nursing
Previous experience in utilization review/case management.
Certified Case Manager
Pacific Medical Center:
Pacific Medical Center is an expanding network of outpatient clinics providing primary and specialty care to the greater Seattle area and employing more than 150 providers representing most medical specialties. Pacific Medical Centers is affiliated with Providence Health & Services, which operates 28 exceptional not-for-profit hospitals and more than 350 clinics across the West. With hundreds of physician and advanced practice provider opportunities in virtually all specialties at any given time, Pacific Medical Centers and Providence offer diverse locations, lifestyles and practice models. Find what you are looking for in your next practice opportunity with Pacific Medical Centers! Learn more at www.pacmed.org/providerjobs .
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details —
Our mission is to provide respectful, high-quality, patient-focused healthcare to each person and to the communities we serve.
Quality and respect. These are the words Pacific Medical Centers (PacMed) employees live and work by. PacMed is a private, not-for-profit, primary and integrated multispecialty health care network with 10 outpatient clinics across the Puget Sound region and more than 175 primary and specialty care providers. Affiliated with the Providence Health & Services system, PacMed provides patient-focused health care — and even same-day appointments — to patients in King, Snohomish and Pierce counties. We provide immediate access to cutting-edge technology, first-class facilities and board-certified specialists, many of whom have been listed as among “Seattle’s Best Doctors.”
Pacific Medical Centers, PacMed, and their Affiliates' (collectively “PacMed”) comply with applicable Federal civil rights laws and do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. PacMed does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.
Schedule: On Call
Job Category: Clinic/Ambulatory Care Nursing
Req ID: 280310