In collaboration with the interdisciplinary team, provides care coordination services evaluating options and services required to meet an individual’s health care needs to promote cost-effective, quality outcomes. Serves as a consultant to members of the health care team in the management of specific patient populations. The RN case manager role integrates the functions of utilization management, quality management, discharge planning assessment, and coordination of post-hospital care services, including transfers to an alternative level of care.
Minimum Education:•Graduate of an accredited school of registered nursing. •BSN preferred. Minimum Experience/Knowledge:•Three years clinical experience. •One year case management or utilization review experience within the last three years preferred.Required License/Certification:•Valid California Registered Nurse license. •BCLS Required•Fire and Safety Certification. If no card upon hire, one must be obtained within 30 days of hire, and maintained by renewal before expiration date.