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RN Case Manager Full Time Days Position Summary
Position is responsible for effectively and efficiently managing patient throughput from admission through discharge for assigned patients. The position conducts review for clinical appropriateness and level of care using evidence based criteria and works with payers to authorize care. The Case Management (CM) Intern will conduct the primary duties outlined under the direction and supervision of designated proctors. After one year of successful intership CM Intern will function independently.
This position integrates national standards for case management scope of services including:
â�¢ Utilization Management supporting medical necessity and denial prevention
â�¢ Transition Management promoting appropriate length of stay, readmission prevention and patient satisfaction
â�¢ Care Coordination by demonstrating throughput efficiency while assuring care is the right sequence and at appropriate level of care
â�¢ Compliance with state and federal regulatory requirements, TJC accreditation standards and Tenet policy
â�¢ Education provided to physicians, patients, families and caregivers.
Special Skills: The critical knowledge base of nursing process, continuum of care and case management methods and standards, excellent communication and documentation skills.â�¯ Demonstrates knowledge of Age-Specific Criteria, American Nurses Association (ANA) Nursing Scope and Standards of Practice, ANA Code of Ethics for Nurses, Arizona Nurse Practice Act, Core Measures and American Case Management Association (ACMA) Case Management Standards of Practice.
Strongly preferred: Min 1 year experience in Hospital Case Management
THE RN CASE MANAGER FULL TIME DAYS CANDIDATE WILL POSSESS THE FOLLOWING EDUCATION, LICENSE/CERTIFICATIONS, AND EXPERIENCE.
MINIMUM EDUCATION: Nursing Degree from an Accredited Nursing School.
PREFERRED EDUCATION: Bachelor of Science in Nursing
MINIMUM EXPERIENCE: 3 years acute care hospital experience required and one to two years case management experience. For Case Management Interns, the minimum experience is waived with the requirement that the Intern completes the Abrazo Case Management Boot Camp and the Boot Camp Post Test. After one year of successful intership CM Intern will function independently.
PREFERRED EXPERIENCE: 3 years experience in Case Management, Utilization Management or Discharge Planning, in acute care.
REQUIRED CERTIFICATIONS/LICENSURE: Current Registered Nurse License in the State of Arizona.
REQUIRED COURSE(S) TRAINING: MIDAS, CuraSpan and InterQual criteria training with proficiency testing within first 90 days of hire.
PREFERRED CERTIFICATIONS/REGISTRATION: Certified Case Manager, CCM or Accredited Case Manager, ACM.
Job: Case Management/Home Health
Primary Location: Phoenix, Arizona
Facility: Abrazo Arizona Heart Hospital
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
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Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC) is a diversified healthcare services company headquartered in Dallas with 112,000 employees. Through an expansive care network that includes United Surgical Partners International, we operate 65 hospitals and approximately 510 other healthcare facilities, including surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care and imaging centers and other care sites and clinics. We also operate Conifer Health Solutions, which provides revenue cycle management and value-based care services to hospitals, health systems, physician practices, employers and other clients. Across the Tenet enterprise, we are united by our mission to deliver quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve.