Pacific Medical Centers RN Clinic Behavioral Medicine - Beacon Hill *Up to $5,000 Hiring Bonus* in Seattle, Washington
Find what you’re looking for in your career, at PacMed as a Registered Nurse (RN) Clinic Behavioral Medicine (1.0 FTE, Day Shift) to work in Beacon Hill in Seattle, WA.
Sign-On Bonus $5,000 (External Only)
We are seeking a Registered Nurse (RN) Clinic Behavioral Medicine who will coordinate 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. Responsible for ordering homecare. Maintain a comprehensive knowledge of benefits, services, agencies and community resources available.
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; educates and directs providers both within and outside the Pacific Medical system regarding benefits and utilization of services; directs case managers from outside facilities regarding: use of benefits and discharge planning options; consults 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).
Act as a resource for managed care plans; utilizes knowledge of managed care plans administrated by Pacific Medical Centers and Medicare benefits and guidelines to coordinate patient care; advises patients and families regarding benefits, limitations, and appropriate use of resources.
Required qualifications for this position include:
CPR or BLS certification within 6 months of hire
5 years Clinical experience
2 years Behavioral Health setting experience
Required qualifications for this position include:
Bachelor's Degree : BSN
Certified Case Manager
Previous experience in utilization review/case management
Ability to use an Electronic Medical Records (EMR) system
About 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 — http://pacmed.jobs/benefits/
We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit https://pacmed.jobs/benefits/
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.
Job Category: Clinic/Ambulatory Care Nursing
Req ID: 328061