Registered Nurse (RN), Utilization Review Coordinator, Per Diem, 8 Hours

Requisition ID
2017-7427
Category
Case Management
Facility
Fresno Heart & Surgical Hospital (FHSH)
Location
US-CA-Fresno
Posted Date
1/19/2018

Overview

Community Regional Medical Center is the flagship hospital of Community Medical Centers – a private, not-for-profit healthcare system based in Fresno, California, and the largest healthcare provider and private employer in central California. We measure up with top hospitals nationally and are the 3rd largest in California. With 685 beds, we are home to the only Level 1 Trauma and comprehensive burn centers between Los Angeles and Sacramento. The 56,000 square-foot emergency department is one of the largest and busiest in the state. We have an 84 bed Level 3 NICU and a brand new pediatric specialty care unit. Future plans include building a women and children’s facility on campus and expanding with 65 additional beds. Our hospital serves 2.5 million people within 9 counties, averaging a daily census of 641 patients. We’re affiliated with UCSF as a teaching facility and have trained 3,000 Medical Doctor’s to date plus remain investing in research and training grants.

 

We provide excellent health benefits (medical, dental & vision) along with a 403(b) to plan for your future. Additionally, you will accrue paid time off (PTO) from your first day of employment, totaling 5 weeks as a full-time employee. Other Benefits include; Long-term Disability Insurance, Basic Life Insurance and Accidental Death and Dismemberment Coverage, Educational Reimbursement, Employee Assistance Program, Credit Union Membership, Retirement Planning classes, and an onsite Fitness Center, 24 hour Subway and concierge service.

Responsibilities

The Utilization Review Nurse works in a collaborative, innovative environment where the work of the team is considered an integral part of Community Medical Centers’ strategies for utilization management, patient flow, and length of stay. Housed in the Command Center, the UR nurse reviews for level of care and intensity of service ensuring care is rendered in accordance with policies and regulations utilizing evidence-based software to guide decision making.  The UR nurse collaborates with multiple disciplines from admission to discharge, monitoring patient charts and facilitating communication to ensure efficient care is delivered in all cases.  Therefore, candidates must have strong communication skills, an eagerness to collaborate with others and ability to work independently.

Qualifications

Associate’s Degree in Nursing. Two years’ experience as a Registered Nurse with experience in Discharge Planning, Case Management or Utilization Management.

 

PREFERRED: Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing.

 

LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS MINIMUM REQUIRED:  Current California Registered Nurse license. Current BLS certification.

 

PREFERRED: Accredited Case Manager (ACM) license; and/or Certified Case Manager (CCM) license.

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