Kaiser Permanente Registered Nurse - Liaison - Care Management (1.0 FTE, Spokane) in Spokane, Washington

The Care Manager will workin Spokane working with chronic patients who may have been recently hospitalized or referred from primary care or specialty care to assist in developing self management skills to manage their chronic illness and assist with coordination/navigation through the healthcare continuum working a full time schedule with a weekend rotation.

Primary responsibility is to focus on achievement of optimal patient health care outcomes while ensuring appropriate utilization of health care resources. Working closely with primary care teams, specialty care teams and medical providers, the Liaison Nurse will establish a collaborative plan of care to assure adherence to the medical plan, improvement in function status, and improved ability to self manage. Serves as the liaison across the internal Kaiser Permanente care continuum and between Kaiser Permanente and all externally contracted providers, facilities, and resources and provides feedback to the organization regarding the service and quality of contracted services. The Liaison Nurse collects data and provides input to leadership regarding issues or concerns related to utilization, cost, quality, service and care delivery to our patients.

Education

Minimum Education Requirements

  • Bachelors Degree BA or BS.

Preferred Education

  • Bachelors Degree BS in Nursing.

Knowledge/Skills

Minimum Knowledge/Skills Requirements

  • Intermediate Effective, independent nursing judgment and skills, and use of evidence based clinical decision making criteria.

  • Advanced Knowledge in management of chronic disease process, nursing process and collaborative care planning.

  • Demonstrated skill and experience in effectively collaborating with care team members.

Experience

Minimum Experience Requirements

  • 3 years Recent RN medical/surgical/ambulatory clinical experience required.

  • 2 years RN experience in ambulatory case management, care coordination or disease management.

License/Certifications

Minimum License/Certifications Requirements

  • At time of hire Current Washington State RN license.

  • Able to obtain Certification in case management within two years of hire.

Preferred License/Certifications

  • CCM

COMPANY: KAISER

TITLE: Registered Nurse - Liaison - Care Management (1.0 FTE, Spokane)

LOCATION: Spokane, Washington

REQNUMBER: 180548-KPWA

External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran, or disability status.