Abrazo Arizona Heart Hospital (located at AZ-51 and Thomas Road in Phoenix) has provided acute cardiovascular care since 1998 and been recognized as the areaï¿½s leading hospital for the diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular disease. Abrazo Arizona Heart Hospital has received several awards including recognition as one of Truven Top 50 hospitals for Heart Care and it ranked in the top 5 out of Tenetï¿½s 80 hospitals for quality and growth.
We are seeking an RN Case Manager to join our Heart Team!
The RN CM is responsible to facilitate care along a continuum through effective resource coordination to help patients achieve optimal health, access to care and appropriate utilization of resources, balanced with the patientï¿½s resources and right to self-determination. The individual in this position has overall responsibility for ensuring that care is provided at the appropriate level of care based on medical necessity and to assess the patient for transition needs to promote timely throughput, safe discharge and prevent avoidable re-admissions. This position integrates national standards for case management scope of services including:
ï¿½ Utilization Management supporting medical necessity and denial prevention
ï¿½ Transition Management promoting appropriate length of stay, readmission prevention and patient satisfaction
ï¿½ Care Coordination by demonstrating throughput efficiency while assuring care is the right sequence and at appropriate level of care
ï¿½ Compliance with state and federal regulatory requirements, TJC accreditation standards and Tenet policy
ï¿½ Education provided to physicians, patients, families and caregivers.
SPECIAL SKILLS: The critical 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.
Strongly preferred: Min 1 year experience in Hospital Case Management
In return for your talents we offer a host of exceptional benefits, including:
*RN Professional Clinical Ladder with 3 levels and corresponding financial rewards.
*Tuition Assistance of up to $5,250.00
*401(K) with company match and Employee Stock Purchase Program
*Competitive Market Hourly Rates
Nursing Degree from an Accredited Nursing School. Preferred BSN
REQUIRED CERTIFICATIONS/LICENSURE: Current Registered Nurse License in the State of Arizona.
MINIMUM EXPERIENCE:Min 1 year experience in Hospitall Case Management
REQUIRED COURSE(S) TRAINING: MIDAS, CuraSpan and InterQual criteria training with proficiency testing within first 90 days of hire.
PREFERRED CERTIFICATIONS/REGISTRATION: Accredited Case Manager, ACM
Job: Case Management/Home Health
Primary Location: Phoenix, Arizona
Facility: Abrazo Arizona Heart Hospital
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 2005043656
About Abrazo Arizona Heart Hospital
Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC) is a diversified healthcare services company headquartered in Dallas with 112,000 employees. Through an expansive care network that includes United Surgical Partners International, we operate 65 hospitals and approximately 510 other healthcare facilities, including surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care and imaging centers and other care sites and clinics. We also operate Conifer Health Solutions, which provides revenue cycle management and value-based care services to hospitals, health systems, physician practices, employers and other clients. Across the Tenet enterprise, we are united by our mission to deliver quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve.