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RN Case Manager - FT Days

Posted on Apr 10, 2019 by MountainView Hospital

Las Vegas, NV 89128
Health Care
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Full-Time

Description

SHIFT: No Weekends

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Now celebrating more than 55 years in the community, Sunrise Hospital & Medical Center provides the most comprehensive, quality healthcare in Southern Nevada. As Las Vegas' largest acute care facility, Sunrise provides sophisticated inpatient and outpatient services to the community. Sunrise Hospital & Medical Center has been recognized with the following awards and accreditations:

  • Consumer Choice Award recipient for 15 consecutive years
  • Joint Commission Accredited
  • American Stroke Association's Get With The Guidelines (GWTG) Gold Plus Performance Achievement Award
  • CARF Accredited Rehabilitation Unit
  • Nursing Professionals Top 100 Hospitals to Work For

Join us as we achieve our Mission Statement:

Sunrise Hospital & Medical Center and Sunrise Children's Hospital are dedicated to providing an unparalleled level of measurable quality in the delivery of cost-effective, integrated healthcare services that are responsive to the needs of our patients, physicians, employees, and community.

MountainView Hospital is a state-of-the-art, full-service medical facility located in the heart of Northwest Las Vegas, one of the fastest growing areas in the valley. With a staff of more than 1,440 dedicated and talented employees, as well as more than 1,200 outstanding physicians at our 340-bed facility, MountainView Hospital is recognized for high patient satisfaction and for providing quality and compassionate care to our community since 1996.

MountainView features nationally recognized programs including a top cardiovascular thoracic center, the renowned Las Vegas Institute for Robotic Surgery, an Accredited Chest Pain Center and Certified Stroke Center. Other areas of excellence include emergency care, urology and gynecological services, orthopedics, vascular care and inpatient rehabilitation unit. The hospital is a member of the respected Sunrise Health System consisting of Sunrise Hospital, Sunrise Children's Hospital, Southern Hills Hospital and several surgery and diagnostic imaging centers offering a complete range of specialized and technologically advanced services.

Join us as we achieve our Mission Statement:

MountainView Hospital is committed to the care and improvement of human life. In recognition of this commitment, we strive to deliver high quality, cost effective health care in the community we serve.

Job Summary:

The Manager is to assist the Director of Case Management in functions such as monthly work schedule, on-call schedule, reviewing and authorizing requests for time off for case management staff, writing protocols, policies/procedures, performing audits and retrospective insurance reviews. The Manager will also work in conjunction with nursing, physicians, ancillary hospital departments, patients and families to identify and coordinate post hospital needs, resources and services to all patients, infant to geriatric in order to promote quality, continuity of care and safety for the patient. He/she is responsible for carrying out physician orders regarding transfers, home health care, durable medical equipment and the specific discharge needs of the patient, placing patients in the most appropriate setting upon discharge. He/she will monitor the utilization of resources, track any avoidable days identified, respond to insurance requests for clinical reviews in a timely manner utilizing Interqual criteria and follow review protocols for the department .


Qualifications

Education:
  • Graduate of a nursing program - diploma, Associate's degree
  • Baccalaureate program (BSN preferred)
License:
  • Current Nevada RN license
Certification:
  • Current Basic Life Cardiac Life Support required
  • Case Management certification preferred
Experience:
  • Minimum of one (1) year case management experience in an acute care facility or two (2) years minimum experience in a managed care environment or rehab facility

Reference: 690927613