University of California , Irvine (UCI) Case Manager EX in Irvine, California

*Position Summary: *

Incumbent functions independently providing direct and indirect patient care based on the nursing process for the patients seen in H.H. Chao Comprehensive Digestive Disease Center. Functions as the primary contact for patients. Provides education as needed to the patients/family related to surgical care, diagnostic procedures, medication/treatments and other complex aspects of the plan of care. Assures that the continuum of care process is complete to include: pre-procedure, surgical preparation and teaching, hospitalization, anticipated discharge needs, and follow up in the physician offices. Supports the faculty in clinic for every patient care session. Occasionally performs scheduling of office visits and procedures. The nurse coordinator is accountable for the quality of nursing practice. Provides nursing services as needed and ensures safe use of all equipment in the physician office practice. Assists with other activities as assigned to help grow the practice and the referrals to UCI.

*Salary Range: *

Rate Minimum *$95,985.36 Maximum *$114,714.72

Required Qualifications:

Ability to maintain a work pace appropriate to the workload

All external candidates must have a Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Basic Life Support Certification from AHA

Current CA RN license

Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English

Minimum 2 years of clinical experience

Must demonstrate customer service skills appropriate to the job

Must possess the skill, knowledge and ability essential to the successful performance of assigned duties

Preferred Qualifications:

Bilingual in English/Spanish or English/Vietnamese (certain clinics may require this qualification)

Physical, Mental & Environmental Demands:

To comply with the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 the essential physical, mental and environmental requirements for this job are listed below. These are requirements normally expected to perform regular job duties. Incumbent must be able to successfully perform all of the functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.

UC Title: Case Manager EX

Position Number: 10007335

Reports to: Administrative Nurse III

Working Title: Nurse Navigator

Cost Center: Compr Digestive Disease Clinic (7760)

Bargaining Unit: HX

FLSA: Exempt

Job Code: 7870

Date Created: 03/14/2018

Shift: Day Shift

Hours: 40.00

Updated: April 17, 2018

Location: Orange, CA, United States

Job Family: Clinical Professional