Mar 06, 2020

Nurse Care Manager/ Heme-Onc

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

Job Description

The Nurse Care Manager of Heme-Onc will perform complex discharge planning for patients of different ages and developmental levels with serious illnesses. Focuses on patients with complexities related to finance and/or resource utilization. Acts as 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. Qualifications: Three years nursing experience with two years advanced level pediatric clinical experience; one year utilization management and/or discharge planning experience License, Registration or Certification Required: Current Registered Nurse licensure in the State of California. Current CPR training 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 on a 24 hour basis. Computer Literacy. Well developed written and verbal communication skills. Strong interpersonal and negotiation skills. Fluency in both English and Spanish desired. Founded in 1901, Children’s Hospital Los Angeles is one of the nation’s leading children’s hospitals and is acknowledged worldwide for its leadership in pediatric and adolescent health. Children’s Hospital Los Angeles is one of only seven children’s hospitals in the nation – and the only children’s hospitals on the West Coast – ranked for two consecutive years in all 10 pediatric specialties in the U.S. News and World Report rankings and named to the magazine’s “Honor Roll” of children’s hospitals. Children’s Hospital Los Angeles is a premier teaching hospital and has been affiliated with the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California since 1932. EOE/AA