UT Health RN Clinical Case Manager - Victory in Houston, Texas
RN Clinical Case Manager - Victory
# Hours Per Week
Monday-Friday, 8AM - 5PM
McGovern Medical School
Healthcare Transformation Initiatives
Where Creating the Best Hope for a Healthier Future Begins...
Functions in a clinical role on a collaborative interdisciplinary team providing comprehensive disease management care to patients and families with complex healthcare needs. Aims to provide care that is safe, effective, patient-centered, efficient, and equitable.
Additional Summary Specific to Job
Performs patient assessment and develops a plan of care with physicians and staff in a manner that promotes quality patient care and customer service/satisfaction.
Plans and implements strategies to reduce the length of stay and resource consumption, and achieve positive patient outcomes.
Manages each patient's transition through the system and exercises judgment while coordinating care and referring patients to agencies or health care professionals for other services/transitions in care where indicated.
Acts as a patient and healthcare advocate by maintaining a safe environment and promoting quality healthcare and services.
Evaluates patients' responses and outcomes to education and therapeutic interventions.
Communicates effectively with collaborative team while escalating critical results and issues in an appropriate and timely manner.
Acts as a clinical and leadership resource for team members. Educates the staff on case management and provides specific information related to case types.
Respects and maintains privacy and confidentiality per HIPPA guidelines.
Adheres to broad scope of practice as established by the Nurse Practice Act.
Assures compliance with quality standards, and regulatory and accrediting agency specifications to meet federal, state and local standards.
All other duties as assigned.
Current nursing licensure in the State of Texas.
Four (4) years of nursing experience with a BSN from an accredited school of Nursing (preferred).
Five (5) years of nursing experience with a Nursing Diploma (three year program).
Six (6) years of nursing experience with an ADN from an accredited school of Nursing.
Commensurate with experience
This position works with Houston Independent School District (H.I.S.D.) students.
This position works with minors under the age of 18 years.
This position will be working in a laboratory or clinic
This position will use radiation sources
Pre Employment Conditions
TB Skin Test
Open to current UTHSC-H employees only?
Does this position accept online applications?
This is a grant funded position
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