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RN Case Manager (Senior) (req30010)

Company:
University of New Mexico
Job Location:
Category:
Health and Medical Services
Type:
Full-Time

Requisition ID: req30010

Working Title: RN Case Manager (Senior)

Position Grade: 14

Position Summary

The University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center Pediatrics Department encompasses a network of hospitals, clinics and community-based services that are integrally linked through education and research to apply advanced medical science to the patients they serve and an abiding concern for the well-being of children to improve and restore health for New Mexico's youngest residents. The Pediatric Hematology/Oncology group is one of two COG affiliated pediatric practices in the state of New Mexico. We offer an opportunity to work in a range of clinical, academic, research, and/or community settings.

The Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology is seeking one full-time Specialty Nurse to work with our pediatric oncology patients. This person will be responsible for the following: planning and implementing inpatient and outpatient nursing care by organizing patient treatment plans, prepping for clinic visits, triaging phone calls from families/patients and physicians both within UNM and from outside UNM. They will also coordinate care for our patients with other specialists, arrange for follow-ups following discharge from inpatient unit or clinic, work with the Clinical Researchers on clinical trials, and provide education to our patients and families on their cancers/disorder and provide instruction on proper  treatment and care.

The University of New Mexico's total compensation package includes an exceptional paid leave program (approximately 30+ days per year), healthcare options, employee & family education discounts (spouses, domestic partners, and dependents), discounts for athletic and theater events, corporate discounts at local businesses, flexible spending accounts, health promotion programs, use of sports facilities & rental equipment, and discount rates at both of UNM's two highly rated golf course.

See the Position Description for additional information.

Conditions of Employment

  • Possession of a valid New Mexico driver's license is a requirement for this job.
  • CPR Certified.
  • May be required to submit to annual TB and rubella screening.
  • UNM will provide Hepatitis vaccination, candidate may decline vaccination through declination form or may provide record of vaccination from previous employer.
  • Successful candidate must submit to post-offer, pre-employment physical examination and medical history check.

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in Nursing or a related clinical field; at least 1 year of experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified.

Certification/Licensure

State of New Mexico Licensed Registered Nurse or licensure pending as documented by temporary licensure OR current RN licensure from a state participating in the multistate privilege to practice compact with New Mexico.

Completed degree(s) from an accredited institution that are above the minimum education requirement may be substituted for experience on a year for year basis.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Pediatric nursing experience
  • Experience with patients with chronic illness.
  • More than 1 year of recent experience in nursing
  • Nursing skills that include drawing blood, starting IVs (preferably in a pediatric setting), knowledge of medications and indications, nursing assessment, and triage skills.
  • Outpatient case management experience.
  • Spanish speaking

Campus: Health Sciences Center (HSC) - Albuquerque, NM

Department: Pediatrics Hematology Oncology (997M)

Employment Type: Staff

Staff Type: Regular - Full-Time

Status: Exempt

Pay: Monthly: $4,688.67 to $6,709.73

Benefits Eligible
This is a benefits eligible position. The University of New Mexico provides a comprehensive package of benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. In addition, UNM offers educational benefits through the tuition remission and dependent education programs. See the Benefits home page for a more information.

ERB Statement
As a condition of employment, eligible employees working greater than .25 FTE as determined by the New Mexico Education Retirement Act must make mandatory retirement contributions. For more information, review the Benefits Eligibility at a Glance grid.

Background Check Required: Yes

For Best Consideration Date: 7/8/2024

Eligible for Remote Work
No

Application Instructions

Only applications submitted through the official UNMJobs site will be accepted. If you are viewing this job
advertisement on a 3rd party site, please visit UNMJobs to submit an application.

A complete application will consist of complete on-line application, include hours worked for each position, current resume, cover letter and references. Please describe in your cover letter how you meet the preferred qualifications for the position. Include three references in your resume. The references must be three current or former supervisors. Finalists should be prepared to provide official educational transcripts if selected for hire.

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