Providence Health & Services RN Case Manager (Temporary) in Seward, Alaska
Providence is calling an Registered Nurse (RN) Case Manager (Nursing, Day Shift, 1.0 FTE, Temporary position with a 3-6 month commitment, temp housing or stipend, vehicle and benefits offered) to Providence Seward Medical Center in Seward, Alaska. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
In this position you will:
Assist in decreasing liability risk factors for the institution by applying quality screens to medical records and analyzing data for potential risks.
Educate, consult for, and learn from the Medical Staff and other health care providers in regards to the fiscal impact of their practice.
Participate in case reviews to promote competencies, problem solving, and patient management with physicians in meeting our patients’ medical and social needs, as well as the organization’s systems needs across the continuum.
Maintain communication channels with Patient Admissions staff, the patient account department and financial counselors.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Graduation from accredited school of Nursing
Licensed as Registered Nurse (RN) in the State of Alaska
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) card from American Heart Association (AHA) upon hire
Maintain mandatory and required certifications
2 years of clinical nursing experience
Ability to communicate (written and verbal) well and interact with multiple health care professionals, including medical and allied staff
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- 1 year of Utilization Management-review and Discharge-planning experience
About Mountain Haven
Providence Mountain Haven is the first Green House® home in Alaska, which is includes 4-lodges, each with 10-Elders. Teams are self-managed, have consistent staffing, and have strong patient to caregiver ratio. Caregivers typically have 5:1 patient ratio and work 12-hour shifts. Nestled against Iron Mountain, in Seward, AK, it is a great home for Elders to live out their later years! http://alaska.providence.org/locations/psmh/Pages/default.aspx
About Providence Seward Medical Center
Providence Seward Medical and Care Center is a 6-bed critical access hospital and 40-bed long term care facility providing quality health care to residents and visitors. Our team of physicians, nurses, and support staff deliver compassionate, quality care to all patients. We care for the patients ranging from infants to the elderly with services including, primary care, emergency, inpatient, swing bed, lab, radiology, therapies and nursing home care.
Located only 125 miles south of Anchorage on Resurrection Bay, Seward offers a small community feel and access to a multitude of world class outdoor activities such as kayaking, fishing and hiking.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Case Management
Req ID: 233788