Our Case Managers are responsible, in collaboration with the health care team and family, for the coordination of care for specific patient populations from admission through discharge. This includes advocacy, accountability for achievement of identified outcomes in a timely manner, promotion of a collaborative practice, appropriate use of resources, facilitation of timely discharge, and coordination of discharge planning, resource acquisition, and patient/family education. This is accomplished through initial and ongoing assessment, active participation in the care planning process, and collaboration with the team and community providers. Supports staff/physician education related to the care coordination process.Note: Occasional rotations to weekends.Seattle Children's is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Required Education/Experience: - BSN degree or equivalent combination of education and experience. - Minimum of five (5) years of recent clinical experience. Required Credentials: - Current Washington State Nursing License. - Current Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers is required for all positions. Pediatric Emergency Assessment, Recognition and Stabilization (PEARS), and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) will be accepted in lieu of BLS for Healthcare Providers. Preferred: - BSN/MS/MSN degree. - Case management experienced pediatric nurse.- Experience in continuity of care/discharge planning.- Certification in pediatric/case management.
Additional Salary Information: Competitive Range; DOE
We invite you to bring your career to an environment where talent is rewarded and new ideas are encouraged. At Seattle Children's, the Pacific Northwest’s premier pediatric care center, we offer more than just state-of-the-art facilities and open career growth potential. You will also find a true commitment to our patients and families that reach far beyond the bounds of clinical expertise.