Case Manager

Sharp Healthcare San Diego, CA
Location

This position is located in San Diego County

Hours

Full time: 7:30am to 5pm.

Required Skills and Qualifications

* Current unencumbered California Registered Nurse (RN) license

* Minimum of five years of acute care or clinical experience in area of specialty

* Advanced clinical skills in area of expertise

* Two years of Utilization/ Case Management experience, preferably in Managed Care Setting

* Proficient knowledge and understanding of utilization management, case management, healthcare finances, alternative care options, goals and outcomes, regulatory and professional implications.

* Skilled in conflict management and resolution

* Critical thinking skills

* Knowledge and application of computer software programs such as Microsoft Office, Word, and Excel

Preferred Skills and Qualifications

* Bachelor of Science in Nursing or health related field

* Certified Case Manager (CCM)

Summary

The Case Manager position with the Population Health Department of Sharp Rees Stealy (SRS) will telephonically manage SRS patients with cardiac disease, diabetes, COPD or asthma whose current status is below optimum. Timely and appropriate coordination of quality healthcare services to meet an individual's specific health needs in a cost-effective manner to promote positive outcomes. Involves a collaborative process of assessment, planning, facilitation and advocacy for options and services to meet an individual's healthcare needs through communication and available resources. Addresses care that is client centered, with mutual goals, allowing stewardship of resources for the client and healthcare system.

The Population Health Department includes the Ambulatory, Disease Management and Diabetes Management programs. The team includes, but is not limited to Case Managers, Diabetes Specialist Educators and support staff.

With 450 primary and specialty care physicians providing care at 21 facilities throughout the region, Sharp Rees-Stealy Medical Group is one of the largest, most comprehensive medical groups in San Diego County, and is recognized for excellence in patient satisfaction and clinical care. For patient convenience and improved coordination of care, Sharp Rees-Stealy offers services like laboratory, radiology, physical therapy and urgent care within each clinic or nearby.

Sharp Rees-Stealy has also opened two remarkable state-of-the-art medical office buildings. One located in Downtown San Diego and the other in Sorrento Mesa. Both will provide their communities with leading edge care for decades to come.

Essential Physical Requirements may include

* Sitting

* Keyboarding

* Mousing

* Lift up to 10 pounds

* Push/Pull up to 25 pounds

* Carry up to 10 pounds

Additional physical requirements of position may be discussed during interview.

Sharp HealthCare is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, transgender status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status or any other protected class.

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