Swedish Medical Center Case Manager - Case Management in Seattle, Washington
Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Case Manager (1.0 FTE, Day shift) to work for the Case Management Department at Swedish First Hill in Seattle, WA.
The Case Manager is responsible for coordinating the care and service of selected patient populations through the acute care episode, across the continuum.
In this position you will:
Contribute to the development of a goal-directed, age-appropriate plan of care through an interdisciplinary team process that is prioritized and based on determined medical diagnosis, patient needs, and expected patient outcomes
Interact with patients and physicians to explore the most appropriate setting to meet patient needs
Collaborate daily with physicians and care team members to support the assessment of continued need for acute care hospitalization
Participate in the development, implementation, evaluation, and ongoing revision of initiatives to improve quality, continuity, and cost-effectiveness
Required qualifications for this position include:
Graduate of an accredited Bachelors Nursing degree program or completion of an accredited Nursing program with a Bachelors degree or higher in a health care field
Current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of Washington
A minimum of three years registered nursing experience in an acute care hospital
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- A minimum of one year of hospital case management experience
About the First Hill Campus:
The 697-bed tertiary-care center on the Swedish/First Hill campus is the flagship of the Swedish health-care system. Swedish/First Hill has one of the most active and advanced birthing programs in Washington State and houses a Level III neonatal intensive-care unit. More surgeries are performed each year at Swedish/First Hill than at any other facility in the region; volumes include more total joint replacements than any other medical center in the state.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details
Our Non-Profit Mission: Improve the health and well-being of each person we serve.
Swedish is the largest nonprofit health care provider in the Greater Seattle Area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); ambulatory care centers in Redmond and Mill Creek; and Swedish Medical Group a network of more than 183 primary care and specialty locations throughout the Great Puget Sound area. Swedish employs more than 13,000 employees and 4,200 physicians. Whether through physician clinics, health education, research and innovation or other means of outreach, we’re committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Case Management
Req ID: 149524