I trust my instincts I know that a feeling is sometimes more than just a feeling. Know when to offer encouragement. And believe every interaction has the power to be extraordinary. At Kaiser Permanente, I put these beliefs into practice. We are a team of health advocates. Not just helping those who need help, but caring for our patients proactively. I focus my knowledge and attention on guiding my patients toward better health and well-beingâ”a mission I share with Kaiser Permanente. If you're ready to practice health care the way you've always intended, this is the place to put your beliefs into practice. Join us in Panorama City, California.
Case Manager Specialty RN (Bilingual) - Diabetes
In this role, you will work collaboratively with an assigned panel of physicians to manage the patient's specialized needs. The managing team does differ according to the chronic disease. Duties include assessing the member needs and developing a specific care management plan to address those needs. In conjunction with the Physician, you will implement the care/treatment plan by coordinating access to health services across multiple providers/disciplines, monitoring care, making determination to arrange transportation and transfer patient if indicated, identifying cost-effective measures, making recommendations for alternative levels of care and utilization of resources, promoting self-care management, and ensuring paper work is completed. In addition, you will be an indirect caregiver and must be able to work collaboratively with the multidisciplinary team.
At least two years of clinical experience as an RN in an acute care or ambulatory care setting
A bachelor's degree or equivalent experience (four years)
A current California RN license
Case Management Certification or certification in the area of specialty preferred
Demonstrated ability to utilize/apply the general and specialized principles, practices, techniques and methods of utilization review/management, care coordination, transfer coordination, discharge planning or case management
Working knowledge of regulatory requirements and accreditation standards (TJC, Medicare, Medi-Cal, etc.)
The demonstrated ability to utilize written and verbal communication, interpersonal, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills
Computer literacy skills
Bilingual (English/Spanish) level II
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.
This position supports Kaiser Permanente's code of conduct and compliance by adhering to all laws and regulations, accreditation and licensure requirements, and internal policies and procedures.
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