Dignity Health Nurse Manager, Care Coordination in CARMICHAEL, California


Mercy San Juan Medical Center, a Dignity Health member, is a nationally recognized not-for-profit hospital located in Carmichael, California, serving the areas of north Sacramento County and south Placer County. The 370-bed facility is one of the region’s largest and most comprehensive medical centers, caring for more than 150,000 people each year and contains the only Comprehensive Stroke Center in the greater Sacramento region.


The Manager of Care Coordination is responsible for the oversight of Care Coordination including, but not limited to: clinical resource management, discharge planning activities, patient advocacy, and best practice in medical necessity determination and concurrent review. This position will oversee the department in an efficient manner to ensure timely and compliant care coordination, discharge planning, utilization review resulting in quality patient care. The Manager consults and collaborates with other managers, departments, physicians, administration and healthcare workers regarding departmental activities or initiatives. This position leads or participates in quality and process improvement projects related to care coordination functions. The Manager is responsible for all performance management activities, including hiring, training or disciplinary issues. This position will conduct, lead, facilitate or participate in staff meetings, interdepartmental meetings, post-acute care provider meetings or patient/family meetings as appropriate. The manager will develop or participate in the development of the departmental operating budget, and monitor scheduling and expenditures to verfiy that the department is operating within the established business plan. This position reviews documentation or utilization data for the purposes of reporting, trending, quality improvement or validation of compliance as indicated. The Manager guides department operations according to the organizational objectives, hospital policies, standards of practice and Federal and State Regulations.


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  • Current CA RN licensure

  • Minimum 3 years experience in Care Coordination or Case Management

  • Bachelors degree in Nursing or experience equivalent required


  • Case Management certification preferred

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Job ID 2018-49548

Employment Type Full Time

Department Care Coordination

Hours / Pay Period 80

Facility Mercy San Juan Medical Center

Shift Day


State/Province CA

Standard Hours 8-5pm