Kadlec Ambulatory Care Management - RN Care Specialist in Richland, Washington

Description:

Kadlec Clinic has an exciting opportunity for an RN Care Management Specialist to join our growing Ambulatory Care Management team located in Richland, Washington!

Shift Details: Full time, 1.0. Day shifts.

Qualifications:

Minimum Requirements:

  • Graduation from an accredited nursing program required.

  • Two years recent hospital or clinic experience required.

  • Current Washington State RN Licensure required.

  • Current American Heart Association Healthcare Provider BLS required.

Preferred Qualification:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing from an accredited educational institution preferred.

  • Two years hospital case management or ambulatory care management experience preferred.

  • Bi-lingual or multi-lingual skills preferred.

Duties include, but are not limited to, the following:

As an RN Care Management (RNCM) Specialist, you will provide

transitional and chronic care management.

You will identify eligible patients, assess patient needs and barriers

to care, then collaborate with the patient’s care team to tailor care plans, services,

and resources to meet the individual needs of the patient and caregiver.

  • Coordinates with the Primary Care Providers, and all members of the health care team to facilitate a strong transitional healthcare pathway for the patient.

  • Monitors patient's healthcare pathway to ensure adherence, removes obstacles and identify progress toward desired care outcomes; intervenes to overcome deviations in the expected plan of care; reviews the care plan with patients in conjunction with the direct care providers; interacts with involved departments to negotiate and expedite scheduling and completion of tests, procedures, and consults.

  • Documents in the patient record according to department policies and procedures.

  • Works with patients and their family members to develop a personalized healthcare pathway that meets the individual's needs on both a short term and long term basis.

  • Orients and educates patients and their families about the healthcare pathway by meeting them; explaining the role of the RNCM initiating the health plan; providing educational information in conjunction with health care team related to treatments, procedures, medications, and continuing care requirements.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details —

http://www.kadlec.org/careers/benefits-information

Our Mission

Provide safe compassionate care. We promise to answer the call of every person we serve; to know them, care for them and ease their way. We are committed to safety, compassion, respect, integrity, stewardship, excellence and collaboration.

About Us

Located in sunny Tri-Cities, WA, Kadlec is the largest non-profit healthcare provider in the region. Kadlec is the premier choice for customer service excellence, providing compassionate healthcare to the region by combining cutting-edge technology and innovation with evidence-based, patient-focused care. Kadlec is proud to be part of Planetree (Planetree.org) and continues to be recognized nationally as a “Best in Class Employer”. Kadlec does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, sex, sexual orientation, age, color, religion, national origin, genetic information, marital status, veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State, or Local Law. EOE.To learn more, click here: http://www.kadlec.org/careers/about-kadlec

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Medical Assistant

Location: Washington-Richland

Req ID: 182869