RN - Planned Care Manager - Intensive Primary Care - (141658)
Department: Intensive Primary Care (IPC)
FTE: 40 hours per week
With numerous awards and distinctions, including our recognition as Top Hospital of the Decade by The Leapfrog Group, Virginia Mason has transformed health care through our innovations in patient safety and our ability to provide patients in our community with easier access to our high-quality care. Consisting of a 336-bed hospital in Seattle, WA, and an extensive network of primary and specialty care clinics throughout the Puget Sound region, joining Virginia Mason is an exceptional opportunity to partner with nationally recognized physicians and peers, and an organization recognized as the benchmark for health care.
As a member of our team, you will contribute to the strength of our Team Medicine approach to collaborative medicine. You will also help to further our commitment to continuous improvement through our Virginia Mason Production System, and our philosophy of empowering you to facilitate real change in the delivery of care. Join us, and find out how many ways Virginia Mason offers you the chance to focus on what really matters - your patients.
The RN Planned Care Manager is responsible for managing patient populations with chronic illness and/or multiple co-morbidities. This individual works in coordination with multiple PCPs and serves as the central link to an identified population of patients. Through skilled assessment, education, collaboration and coordination of healthcare and community resources, the RN Planned Care Manager assists patients to gain self-efficacy/management skills, achieve optimum functional health status, and quality of life. The RN Planned Care Manager assists patients/families, staff and systems to achieve high quality, evidence-based, cost-effective, and patient-focused outcomes.
- Current Washington state licensure as an RN.
- Two to five years work experience in an RN role.
- Excellent patient assessment skills, ability to work collaboratively in team setting, current working knowledge of electronic medical records.
- Experience managing complex patients in an ambulatory setting preferred.
- Certification in diabetes education (CDE) preferred.
Virginia Mason offers much more than competitive compensation and benefits. With continuing education opportunities and the added potential of relocation assistance, you will find our commitment to your well-being is both rewarding and refreshing.
There is also the lifestyle benefit that comes with finding yourself in the heart of the Pacific Northwest. Surrounded by the vibrancy and sophistication of one of the most livable cities in the country, finding the perfect urban or outdoor pursuit will instinctively and pleasurably become second nature.
We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.