UCSF Health is a new commitment to reimagining what we do and how we do it. It encompasses multiple organizations including UCSF Medical Center and UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospitals.
UCSF Medical Center is revered as one of the most distinguished healthcare institutions in the world for innovative patient care, advanced technology, and pioneering research. UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital San Francisco is the only California state-designated children’s medical center in San Francisco and is one of the leading children's hospitals in the nation. Our 180-bed UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital is a "hospital within a hospital" with more than 150 specialists in more than 40 areas of medicine.
We are proud to be a Magnet recognized organization and continually strive to be not only the best provider of healthcare services, but also an exceptional workplace and a preeminent environment for teaching and research.
The Pediatric Case Manager in collaboration with the patient/family and interdisciplinary team, facilitates and coordinates resources and services in response to individual patient’s needs and fiscal realities, performs utilization review activities, and oversees coordination of complex discharge planning for assigned case load. The Pediatric Case Manager is an active member of the interdisciplinary team contributing to team goal setting. The Pediatric Case Manager acts as a consultant to the clinical team, service lines, and other departments, and participates in program development and quality improvement initiatives.
The Pediatric Case Manager provides specialized assessment for assigned service line(s). Prior to discharge, the case manager is responsible for initiating and coordinating the out patient services necessary for the multiple disciplines. The Pediatric Case Manager demonstrates the ability to work with any patient regardless of race, gender, religious affiliation, cultural beliefs, lifestyle, age, disease process and/or treatment plan.
This position will support the areas of Mom/Baby/Float.
Minimum of two years of acute hospital clinical experience
Active Registered Nurse licensure in the State of California
Bachelor's degree in a healthcare related field
Knowledge and abilities essential to the successful performance of the duties assigned to the position
Self directed, assertive and creative in problem solving, systems planning and patient care management in a high volume work environment
Basic computer skills
Ability to work effectively and collaboratively with interdisciplinary teams
Comfortable using multiple technology applications for completing daily case management tasks
Ability to work effectively and collaboratively with interdisciplinary teams and other Case management team members
Must be able to work weekends and holidays
Must be flexible to department scheduling needs
The flexibility to orient and work at all UCSF Medical Center locations is required
Additional Salary Information: Become a part of the UCSF Health team and take advantage of our impressive array of health and welfare benefits as well as programs for a secure retirement. We offer a comprehensive benefits package on the first day of employment and a location in the heart of San Francisco.
UCSF Health is at the forefront of health care innovation. What does this mean to you? It starts with a promise to every member of every community we serve: You can count on us to help you stay well, get healthy and live better.
We’re able to deliver on this promise by leading the world in a wide range of medical research, by training the next generation of caregivers and by delivering outstandin...g patient care at every opportunity.
This unique combination of missions allows us to employ not just the brightest, most well-respected health care professionals around, but also, some of the most compassionate and attentive.
It’s also the basis of our partnerships with community hospitals and affiliations with neighborhood physicians, which enable you to get the care you need from a doctor you trust in places and times convenient to you.
And while we offer specialized care and personalized approaches to the most serious of health challenges, we’re also committed to promoting wellness and preventive care to keep you healthy. By actively serving both ends of this spectrum, we have a deep insight into our patients’ medical histories, current situations and future needs.
We believe that by reimagining what health care can be, we’re better able to redefine what is achievable for the people we serve.
In other words, everything we are, everything we do, is to make possible, possible.