Abrazo West Campus (located at 136 th Avenue and McDowell Road in Goodyear) is a 188-bed acute care hospital serving the healthcare needs of the residents of the southwest Valley since September 2003. Abrazo West Campus has been recognized for high standards of quality and safe patient care by being named a recipient of the Women’s Choice Award as one of America’s Best Hospitals in Emergency Care. They are also accredited by The Joint Commission and are a Joint Commission-designated Primary Stroke Center and accredited Chest Pain Center . Most recently, Abrazo West Campus has achieved a grade A for Leap Frog. As a state designated Level 1 Trauma Center, Abrazo West Campus serves the critically injured patients in the Western Region of Arizona. Abrazo West Campus continues to enhance service lines which already include comprehensive orthopedics, neurosurgery, plastics, hand, cardiovascular with open-heart surgery, obstetrics, women’s health, wound care with hyperbaric treatment and therapy as well as 24-hour emergency plus trauma care.
RN Case Manager Full Time Days West Campus:
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 internship CM Intern will function independently.
SPECIAL SKILLS: The oritical knowledge base of nursing process, continuum of care and case management methods and standards, excellent communication and documentation skills. 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.
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.
Organization: Abrazo West Campus
Title: RN Case Manager Full Time Rotating Shifts West Campus
Requisition ID: 1805039640