Care Manager RN - Utilitzation Care Management Office

Providence Health & Services


2019-11-13 2019-12-13
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As the third largest not-for-profit health system in the U.S., we are committed to providing for the needs of our communities – especially for those who are poor and vulnerable – across Alaska, California, Montana, Oregon and Washington.

Our system includes more than 76,000 caregivers (all employees) serving in a range of ministries from birth to end of life, including acute care, physician clinics, long-term and assisted living, palliative and hospice care, home health, supportive housing and education.

We operate 34 hospitals, 475 physician clinics, 22 long-term care facilities, 19 hospice and home health programs and 693 supportive housing units in 14 locations. Our health plan serves our caregivers and other employer groups covering 436,000 members.


**Providence is calling a Full Time, Day Shift Care Manager Registered Nurse to Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance in Torrance, CA.**

**In this position you will:**

+ Perform the primary functions of assessment, planning, facilitation and advocacy, which are achieved through collaboration with the client and other health care professionals involved in the client's care.


**Required qualifications for this position include:**

+ California State Registered Nurse License

+ Bachelor's Degree

+ 2 years acute hospital experience, including 1 year of supervisory experience

+ Strong knowledge base or experience in specialty area assigned

+ Strong leadership, supervision interpersonal and organizational skills.

+ Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.

+ Excellent customer services skills.

+ Strong problem-solving skills and flexibility.

+ Demonstrated ability to work independently and self-directed.

+ Ability to plan, organize, prioritize, evaluate and document.

+ Excellent presentation skills.

+ Basic computer skills, Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint.

+ Knowledge regarding State and Federal regulations, HMO, PPO and Utilization processes.

+ Knowledge of Discharge planning and Case Management.

+ Knowledge of principles and practices of Utilization and Quality Management.

+ Knowledge of CPT, IDC-9 Coding.

+ Special Skills/Desirable Qualifications:

+ Must be tactful and proficient at conflict resolution.

+ Must be able to work well independently and with a team.

+ Judgment must include ability to make accurate, rapid and long-term decisions under pressure.

+ Must be able to project a positive self-image.

+ Must be self-motivated.

+ Must have good oral and written communication skills.

**Preferred qualifications for this position include:**

+ Master's Degree in health care related field

**About the hospital you will serve:**

**Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance** is a 436-bed non-profit hospital serving the greater South Bay communities of Los Angeles since 1960. We are proud of our reputation for clinical excellence, use of advanced technology, and a distinct focus on providing care with a personal, healing touch. In addition to the finest general medical, surgical, and critical care services, we offer a number of specialty programs including Cardiovascular Services, Women’s and Children’s Health, Oncology, and Emergency Care.

Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance is the only South Bay area hospital to be named a 100 Top Hospital by Truven Health; a distinction we have held four years in a row. As a recent recipient of the Premier Award for Quality by the Premier healthcare alliance and the American Hospital Association McKesson Quest for Quality, our commitment to outstanding patient care and operational efficiency is clear.

As a member of Providence Health & Services, a Catholic-sponsored healthcare ministry, we believe strongly in respecting the dignity of each person and give special concern to the most vulnerable members of our community.

**We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details**

**Our Mission**

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

**About Us**

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

**Schedule:** Full-time

**Shift:** Day

**Job Category:** Case Management

**Location:** California-Torrance

**Req ID:** 225967
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