Banner Health has opportunities for nurses to join the Care Coordination team at Banner University Medical Center in Tucson, Arizona. The team is willing to train nurses new to the Case Management department to develop dynamic and motivated staff members. The Care Coordination staff work closely with patients and their families, physicians, and other healthcare team members to ensure needed services are received at the correct level of care and in a timely fashion. Our team facilitates a seamless transfer from one level of care to the next. They provide coordination and arrangement of post-discharge services, including home healthcare, extended care-services, medical equipment, and transportation. Shift: full time hours working four 10 hours shifts from 7a-530p, weekend rotation, 1 major and 1 minor holiday
Must possess knowledge of case management or utilization review as normally obtained through the completion of a bachelor's degree in case management or health care.
Requires current Registered Nurse (R.N.) license in state worked. For assignments in an acute care setting, Basic Life Support (BLS) certification is also required.
Requires a proficiency level typically achieved with 3-5 years clinical experience. Must have a working knowledge of care management, acute care and/or home care environments, community resources and resource/utilization management. Must demonstrate critical thinking skills, problem-solving abilities, effective communication skills, and time management skills. Must demonstrate ability to work effectively in an interdisciplinary team format. For assignments in an acute care setting, must be able to work flexible hours and take rotating call after hours.
Internal Number: 213258
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