Providence Health & Services RN Transition Coordinator in Everett, Washington

Description:

Providence is calling a Registered Nurse Transition Coordinator (0.8 FTE, Day) to Providence Regional Medical Center Everett in Everett, WA.

We are seeking a Transition Coordinator who is an experienced registered nurse (RN) to serve as a patient advocate, discharge nurse and provide follow up calls to assess and assist the patient’s transition home. The RN Transition Coordinator will make appropriate referrals for follow up care and rehabilitation and provide ongoing continuity between the patient, their surgeon and their primary care physician until the transition of care back to the PCP has been accomplished.

In this position you will:

  • Make contact, schedule and provide pre-operative teaching to surgery patients and their families that covers all aspects of care that will be provided/anticipated (ex. respiratory care, nursing, lab, physical therapy, discharge planning) in a concise, well-organized and efficient way.

  • Serve as an ongoing resource for patients and families during their diagnosis and treatment period so that they are knowledgeable about their transition pathway.

  • Create, edit and continually assess program components to ensure it meets or exceeds the guidelines set within CMS, HCAPHPS and Core Measures.

  • Screen and assess patients for post discharge complications for early intervention or prevention of readmission.

  • Be responsible for the outreach, education and support of relationships to assure ease of transition to SNF’s as required by the patients.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing (BSN) from an accredited school or program

  • Current Registered Nurse (RN) licensure in Washington State

  • Acute experience in the specialty area assigned (ex. cardiovascular CC, orthopedic surgery, post-operative care)

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Master's Degree in Nursing (MSN) from an accredited school or program

  • Experience as appropriate to specialty (ex. cardiac rehabilitation, outpatient cardiac nursing care, outpatient orthopedics, physical therapy)

  • Case Management/Navigator experience

  • Specialty certification in the area of focus

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence Regional Medical Center Everett in Everett, WA is the state’s most award-winning hospital for medical care; having received the HealthGrades Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence four years in a row. Our new state-of-the-art 12 story hospital tower and the implementation of Epic EMR will significantly enhance our patient’s experience throughout the continuum of care.

The hospital is located in Snohomish County on the Sound and close to the mountains, so outdoor activities such as snow skiing, kayaking, and golfing are at your doorstep. The communities in Snohomish have all the comforts and appeal of small towns, with historical districts, beautiful homes, interesting boutiques, and unique restaurants, yet the city life of Seattle and Bellevue are just 30 minutes south, while the cosmopolitan city of Vancouver, BC lies only 2 hours north.

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: Part-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Case Management

Location: Washington-Everett

Req ID: 207553