818338 Palliative Care Case Manager Las Vegas NV

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Palliative Care Case Manager - $3000 sign-on (818338)

Position Description

Southwest Medical, part of OptumCare, is a multi-specialty group of physicians, Nurse Practitioners, and Physician Assistants consisting of over 300 providers, 21 medical health centers including six urgent care clinics, four convenient care centers, two lifestyle centers catering to older adults, an outpatient surgery center, home health, hospice and palliative care services, plus E-visits and online options via Now Clinic telemedicine technology. Southwest Medical offers patients compassion, innovation, and quality care throughout southern Nevada. Southwest Medical is headquartered in the greater Las Vegas, NV area.

 
Primary Responsibilities:
  • Provide a complete continuum of quality care through close communication with patients via in-person or on-phone interaction
  • Identify gaps or barriers in treatment plans
  • Provide patient education to assist with self-management
  • Discuss end of life, power of attorney and serious illness with patients and families
  • Assist with decisions regarding level of care
  • Support members with condition education, medication reviews and connections to resources such as Home Health Aides
  • Other responsibilities as assigned
Required Qualifications:
  • Current and unrestricted NV RN license or temporary NV RN license with the ability to obtain permanent NV RN license upon expiration of temporary NV RN license
  • 2+ years of experience working as an RN
  • Microsoft Office proficiency
  • Participation in weekend or after hours care of patients as needed
  • Access to reliable transportation that will enable you to travel to client and / or patient sites within a designated area
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Case management experience
  • Hospice or palliative care experience

 

**PLEASE NOTE** The sign on bonus is only available to external candidates. Candidates who are currently working for a UnitedHealth Group, UnitedHealthcare or a related entity in a full time, part time, or per diem basis (“Internal Candidates”) are not eligible to receive a sign on bonus.

 

Answer the call to use your diverse knowledge and experience to make health care work better for our patients. Join us and start doing your life's best work.(sm)

 
 

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

 

UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

 


Job Keywords: case manager, CM, RN, palliative, hospice, Las Vegas, Southwest Medical, Optum, UHC, UHG

  • Requisition Number818338
  • Job TitlePalliative Care Case Manager - $3000 sign-on
  • Job FamilyNursing
  • Business SegmentOptumCare

Job Location Information

  • Las Vegas, NV
    United States
    North America

Additional Job Detail Information

  • Employee StatusRegular
  • ScheduleFull-time
  • Job LevelIndividual Contributor
  • ShiftDay Job
  • TravelNo
  • Telecommuter PositionNo
  • Overtime StatusExempt