Job Description

Job Number:1789
Job Title:Care Manager- (RN or LPN--FT) - Tucson
Category: LPN/RN/Nurse Management
Facility:Sante of Tucson (AZ)
Location:Tucson, AZ
Salary Range:
Shift:Generally 8:30am - 5:00pm;
Status:Full-Time
   
  Sante of Tucson is seeking a Care Manager, RN or LPN who shares our passion for excellence and making a difference in  the lives that we serve. Sante of  Tucson offers eligible employee a full benefits package including health insurance, 401K savings and PTO within 60 days of hire. 

Sante of Tucson  is in close proximity to Tucson Medical Center, St. Josephs Hospital and surrounding medical districts. Additional hospitals to be served will be the University of Arizona Medical Center and Northwest Medical Centers. The transitional rehabilitation center is located on Wilmot Road near Grant, just south of Costco, and is the first Tucson location for Sante. Read more about us at www.santecares.com 


The Care Manager is responsible for coordinating delivery of services to guests in collaboration with the facilitys team members. The Care Manager monitors and documents the effectiveness of treatment provided, coordinates the admission process and determines with the interdisciplinary team (IDT) appropriate post discharge services. The Care Manager is responsible for assisting the care team in facilitation of a smooth admission and discharge from the property. 
  
Familiarizes new guest/family members to Sante TRC and Care Management Team.
Coordinates and updates Care Plan. Attends meeting if requested by guest or deemed appropriate by IDT.
Participate in daily IDT meeting, provide clinical review as necessary.
Complete assigned sections of Discharge Plan Instructions. Review clinical post discharge instructions with guest upon discharge.
Completes Minimum Data Set, MDS 3.0. Sections as assigned by Director of Nursing.
Make rounds and consult with the guests physician in providing care, treatment, rehabilitation, etc., as necessary.
Perform random charting audits to ensure accurate and thorough documentation to support reimbursement of services rendered.
Assist nursing associates in communication to physicians, transcription of orders, and documentation, as required.
Communicate guest status, change in function and care plan to payers and IDT.
Ensure thorough and timely communication with managed care/insurance Case Managers to coordinate certification and concurrent stay programs. 
Coordinate cost effective, quality care assuring that cost containment does not take precedence over quality and safety.
Participate in facility surveys (inspections) made by authorized government agencies as may be requested
Obtains MD signatures as needed for DME, Home Health, ALF paperwork, and other documents and records.
Provides guest with written Notice of Non-Coverage.
Records medical and administrative information in accordance with Santes established chartingand documentation policies and procedures



Minimum Qualifications:
  • Must currently hold, or be able to obtain by date of hire, RN or LPN/LVN unencumbered licensure through the Arizona State Board of Nursing.  
  • Must have a minimum of two (2) years' experience in a hospital, nursing care facility, or other related health care facility.
  • Must possess, as a minimum, a Nursing Degree from an accredited college or university, or be a graduate of an approved LPN/LVN program  
     


Additional Information:
In order to be considered for this position, your resume must reflect all relevant licenses, certifications, education, and experience noted in the requirements and minimum qualification sections of this job posting. Without this information, candidates cannot be considered for positions to which they may be qualified.

Upon date of hire, applicants will be required to provide documentation confirming authorization to work in the United States. Sante is not able to support VISA sponsorship.


 

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