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Providence Health & Services LVN Case Manager - Sub Acute Care Center in San Pedro, California

Description:

Providence is calling a LVN Case Manager ( Full Time / Day Shift ) to Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center in San Pedro, CA.

In this position you will:

  • Work under the direction of an RN following assessment, planning, facilitation and advocacy, which are achieved through collaboration with the client and other health care professionals involved in the client’s care.

  • Monitor and transition care under direction from the RN.

  • “Case management is a collaborative process of assessment, planning, facilitation, care coordination, evaluation, and advocacy for options and services to meet an individual’s and family’s comprehensive health needs through communication and available resources to promote quality cost effective outcomes.” (CMSA, 2009)

  • LVNs work under the direction of an RN (B&P Code, Section 2859). Prior to making patient care assignments to LVNs or CNAs, the RN must conduct a comprehensive patient assessment [Title 22, Section 70215(a)].

  • The LVN is not an independent practitioner (B&P Code, Section 2859).

  • The LVN does not initiate, evaluate or change the patient's treatment/nursing care plan. The LVN participates in planning, executes interventions in accordance with the treatment/nursing care plan, and contributes to evaluation of individualized interventions related to the treatment/nursing care plan (Title 16, Section 2518.5).

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • California State Licensed Vocational Nurse License ( LVN )

  • Two to three year’s acute hospital experience, including one year of supervisory experience.

  • Basic Life Support ( BLS ) certification within 90 days of hire

  • Strong knowledge base or experience in specialty area assigned.

  • Basic computer skills, Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint.

  • Knowledge regarding State andFederal regulations, HMO, PPO and Utilization processes

  • Knowledge of Discharge planning and Case Management

  • Knowledge of principles and practices of Utilization and Quality Management

  • Knowledge of CPT, IDC-9 Coding

  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written

  • Excellent customer service skills

  • Strong problem-solving skills and flexibility

  • Ability to plan, organize, prioritize, evaluate and document

  • Excellent presentation skills

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor's Degree

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center San Pedro is a 259-bed nonprofit hospital that has served the Harbor and greater South Bay communities since 1925. Our Medical Center offers a comprehensive array of medical and surgical services each distinguished by innovation, quality and excellence in its respective area. We received the CHART “Certificate of Excellence” for receiving superior or above average results across the majority of outcomes and process measures publicly reported by CHART. We ranked in the top 21 among more than 240 hospitals throughout the state compared by California Healthcare Foundation, and were the first location in the South Bay to carry the Gold Seal of Approval® from The Joint Commission for Primary Stroke Centers. As a member of Providence Health & Services, we are continually driven by the caring tradition of our heritage – the foundation of our Mission and core values – to embrace respect, compassion, justice, excellence and stewardship. Providence Health & Services today celebrates unprecedented growth, recognition for top quality health care, a vibrant employee culture where new ideas are encouraged and a drive to help the underprivileged - all with an eye toward the future.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Case Management

Location: California-San Pedro

Req ID: 236914

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