The Transfer Center Case Manager RN is responsible for coordination of acute transfers and direct admission requests from physicians, surrounding acute care hospitals and Emergency Departments, PCNs, clinics, and other locations, as necessary. This position is responsible for collaboration with the MOD and/or Nursing Supervisor to assure appropriate health system resources are available and facilitating the completion of the University's mission. This position provides after-hours coordination and support to Managed Care.-Possession of current California RN license -Graduation from an accredited school of Nursing, BSN preferred.-RN experience required with a minimum of 3 years recent experience in an acute care setting. -Broad-based clinical experience in an acute care setting. -Complete working knowledge of, and skill to apply practices, principles, and techniques of patient care, as pertaining to areas of responsibilities. -Knowledge of various payor regulations, including those covering Medicare, MediCal, HMOs, MIA, County and third party payor contracts. -Knowledge of Nurse Practice Act, Section 2725, and responsibilities related to telephone triage. -Knowledge of InterQual Criteria to assess for medical necessity in the acute setting. -Knowledge and comprehension of federal, state, and licensure regulations, including Title XXII, JCAHO, and EMTALA guidelines. -Ability to read and comprehend English text and medical terminology; knowledge of medical and nursing treatment plans, levels of care and Health System resources. -Mathematical skills sufficient to add, subtract, multiply and divide whole and decimal numbers. -Knowledge of basic computer skills to use various Office applications (i.e. Word, Excel) to assist with special projects requested by management. -Excellent interpersonal and communication (verbal and written) skills. SPECIAL REQUIREMENT-Verification of licensure will be required at time of the appointment.-Must be able to work variable schedule and occasional overtime.-THIS POSITION MAY BE SUBJECT TO A CRIMINAL BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION, DRUG SCREEN, LIVE SCAN FINGERPRINTING, MEDICAL EVALUATION CLEARANCE, AND FUNCTIONAL CAPACITY ASSESSMENT
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About University of California Davis Medical Center
At the end of 2015, we launched a comprehensive and inclusive process to tap into the broad, diverse knowledge of our entire UC Davis Health community to stimulate new and unique ideas for our next strategic plan.Throughout 2016, hundreds of members of our UC Davis Health family, as well as external friends and partners, took part in conversations and provided valuable input into charting a long-term course for our future that will continue the momentum underway to solidify our position as a top-tier health care organization.With your valuable input and talents, I am excited to launch our six new strategic plan goals. Over the next few years, together we will:Lead Person-Centered Care in the best way, at the best time, in the best place, and with the best teamReimagine Education by cultivating diverse, transdisciplinary, life-long learners who will lead transformation in health care to advance well-being and equity for allAccelerate Innovative Research to improve lives and reduce the burden of disease through the discovery, implementation and dissemination of new knowledgeImprove Population Health through the use of big data and precision healthTransform Our Culture by engaging eve...ryone with compassion and inclusion, by inspiring innovative ideas, and by empowering each otherPromote Sustainability through shared goals, balanced priorities and investments in our workforce and in our communityAt a time when our industry is experiencing some of the most formidable changes ever, these are bold aspirations that will anchor us and provide us with clarity of purpose and a path forward. I am fully confident that we will achieve great success knowing we have a solid plan and areas of focus to guide us.I thank everyone who participated in the planning process for their great input and their dedication to our future success.