As a Nurse at UNM Hospitals, you’ll be part of a collaborative team that continually works to improve patient health and nursing practice. With our size and scope, you can choose from a broad range of disciplines and unique opportunities. No matter which area suits your interest and expertise, you’ll care for a diverse group of New Mexicans in a supportive academic medical center environment.
We are currently seeking Case Manager RNs in our Admitting department who will be responsible for applying approved medical necessity criteria, established standards of practice, hospital policy, and regulatory requirements in analyzing collected data to determine the appropriate admission status. You will interact with patient placement and inpatient RN case managers to communicate status determinations and ensure follow through on problematic cases; make referrals to the Utilization Review Medical Director as necessary, and adhere to and promote the core expectations of the Patient Centered Medical Home.
Qualified candidate will be a licensed RN in the state of New Mexico with a BSN along with 2 years of directly related experience. Bilingual preferred.
Albuquerque is a culturally diverse and welcoming city with over 320 days of sunshine a year, where you will find a variety of artistic and cultural events, including the annual International Hot Air Balloon Fiesta; and seasonal recreational activities in nearby Sandia Mountains. Within a short drive you can experience historical Santa Fe and Taos.
We offer a generous compensation package, including medical & dental benefits, paid holidays, vacation & sick leave, tuition reimbursement, and relocation reimbursement.
To learn more about UNM Hospitals and to apply, please visit www.unmhjobs.comand search by Job IDs 14102589 or 14037352. EOE
Internal Number: 14102589/14037352
About UNM Hospitals
As a teaching hospital and the only Level 1 Trauma Center in the state of New Mexico, we offer our professionals the opportunity to do impactful work and to grow, as individuals and a team.
- New Mexico's only Academic Medical Center
- Serving more than 450,000 outpatients each year
- Recognized for 13 pediatric subspecialties
- Treating more than 90,000 emergency patients annually
- Operating a variety of clinics throughout Albuquerque
Through our community-responsive, culturally competent patient care, education, and clinical research programs, our vision is to be the leader in improving New Mexico's health outcomes.
We aspire to be one of the nation's leading university hospitals—both an excellent academic institution and an innovative, community-oriented public teaching hospital.