Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
At MemorialCare Health System, we believe in providing extraordinary healthcare to our communities and an exceptional working environment for our employees. MemorialCare stands for excellence in Healthcare. Across our family of medical centers and physician groups, we support each one of our bright, talented employees in reaching the highest levels of professional development, contribution, collaboration and accountability. Whatever your role and whatever expertise you bring, we are dedicated to helping you achieve your full potential in an environment of respect, innovation and teamwork.
Position Summary: The Case Manager's primary focus may be to assist a specific population of patients. Among these are: - Special programs (such as Disease Management, Transplant) Out-of-Network Care Management Rehabilitation or Skilled Nursing Facility Management Complex or Catastrophic Case Management. Inpatient case management responsibilities, include utilization management, meeting with patients and their families, physicians and interfacing with vendors for discharge planning and coordination of care for in-patients, as well as for patients holding in the ER.
Qualifications: * Current California Nursing license in good standing (RN preferred) * Three years' experience in acute care setting * 3 years of case management experience. * Understanding of privacy and HIPAA standards * Proficient in computer use * Able to work independently
MemorialCare Medical Group is a physician-based organization established to provide advanced comprehensive, effective and efficient health care. With over 30 locations from Long Beach to Dana Point, MemorialCare Medical Group includes more than 250 physicians in the areas of internal medicine, family medicine, pediatrics, geriatric medicine, cardiology, cardio thoracic surgery, gastroenterology, neurology, pulmonology, psychiatry, psychology, rheumatology, sleep medicine and therapeutic acupuncture. In addition to multiple locations throughout Orange County, MemorialCare Medical Group offers Urgent Care Centers that are open 365 days-a-year, Telephone Advice Nurses available 24 hours-a-day, 7 days-a-week; and lab and digital X-ray services available on-site at most locations.