Feb 23, 2021

Nurse Case Manager / GI Clinic

  • Children's Hospital Los Angeles
  • Los Angeles, CA, USA

Job Description

Work That Matters - Our work is 24 hours a day, 365 days a year

No one has more expertise treating children than Children's Hospital Los Angeles. CHLA is the only children's hospital in California to make the prestigious U.S. News & World Report Honor Roll of "Best" children's hospitals and is nationally ranked in all 10 pediatric specialties. Join a hospital where the work you do will matter—to you, to your colleagues, and above all, to our patients and families. At times, the work may be challenging, but it is always rewarding. We hope you’ll come and find out for yourself.

It’s Work That Matters.

The Nurse Case Manager provides comprehensive care across the continuum for the complex Gastroenterology and Intestinal Rehab population of different ages and developmental level. Focuses on patients with complex clinical care as well as being a resource for the financial components. Acts as an advocate for the patient/family by collaborating with the multidisciplinary team to develop and implement a case management plan to ensure quality patient outcomes, and customer satisfaction in a cost effective manner. Participates/facilitates in the development and outcome analysis of clinical pathways as a member of the multidisciplinary CQI team. This role provides clinical leadership with the collaboration of the medical team. Qualifications: BSN required; Masters is preferred. . Three years nursing experience with two years advanced level pediatric clinical experience required and knowledgeable with Centra Lines and Gastroenterology pediatric preferred with one year utilization management and/or discharge planning experience. No weekends or Holidays. 10 hour shifts 4 days per week. License and certifications required: Current CA RN license, CPR and PALS through American Heart Association. Skills Required: Thorough knowledge of managed care, utilization management, discharge planning, and continuous quality improvement concepts. Ability to function independently as a clinician, role model, and patient/family advocate in a specialty area. Computer Literacy and well developed written and verbal communication skills. Strong interpersonal and negotiation skills are required. Fluency in both English and Spanish preferred.