RN Case Manager-Full Time-Days-Penrose:
Centura Health

120238-en_US
Centura Health
Colorado Springs Colorado
Healthcare
Description

Penrose-St. Francis Health Services is a full-service, 522-bed acute care provider in Colorado Springs comprised of Penrose Hospital and St. Francis Medical Center. Penrose Hospital serves as the anchor hospital of Penrose-St. Francis Health Services with 364-licensed beds and the ability to provide tertiary (high tech) medical-surgical services with an emphasis on elective and outpatient care. Established in 1890, Penrose Hospital has grown to become a major health treatment and referral center, specializing in cancer care, cardiac care, emergency trauma care and physical rehabilitation. In 2008 we opened St. Francis Medical Center to keep pace with the growing needs of the Colorado Springs’ community on the north side of the city. St. Francis Medical Center features 172-beds and offers a modern Birth Center, Level IIIA Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Pediatric Care Unit, Emergency Department, Level III Trauma Center, Imaging Services, Surgical Services, and Critical Care Unit. It is also serves as Southern Colorado’s home base for the Flight For Life® Colorado air medical helicopter service. It’s an incredible time to join us as we celebrate our sixth consecutive year as one of “America’s 50 Best Hospitals” by Healthgrades and recent Magnet Hospital designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) for superior quality in nursing care. With 300+ days of annual sunshine, mild winters and easy access places like Pikes Peak, Garden of the Gods and some of Colorado’s top destination resorts, you will enjoy an incredible lifestyle while having the career you’ve always wanted. For more information about Penrose – St. Francis Health Services, visit http://www.penrosestfrancis.org/.



Job Description/Job Posting ID: 120238



Recruiter Contact:  Jena Huddleston    jenahuddleston@centura.org



Clinic/Department: 8675 PSF UTILIZATION ASSE 



Hospital: PENROSE HOSPITAL 



Schedule:  Full Time



Shift: Days


POSITION SUMMARY



The Case Manager is assigned to specific Hospital Units to facilitate the care plan for the inpatient episode, proactively monitor clinical quality and facilitate timely discharge.  Using a collaborative interdisciplinary approach, the Case Manager will confirm the plan of care and focus on anticipation, integration and coordination of clinical care and discharge planning services necessary to meet the needs of patients in order to optimize clinical outcomes and resource utilization. (non-EX= FTE below .5)



 



EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS



•             4 year Bachelors/Master’s degree preferred



 



WORK EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS



•             1-3 years RN experience in acute care hospital



•             1-3 year’s Case Manager experience in acute care setting and/or Managed Care Preferred



 



LICENSE/CERTIFICATIONS



•             RN license required                                 



•             BLS preferred 



 



PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS



Light Work - exert/lift up to 20 lbs. force occasionally, and/or up to 10 lbs. frequently.


 



Important notification to applicants as of Nov. 20, 2014: Effective Jan. 1, 2015, Centura Health will no longer hire tobacco users in Colorado and Kansas. The change to our policy does not apply to associates hired on or before Dec. 31, 2014. Centura Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V. 

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