at LifePoint Health in Cleveland, Mississippi, United States
Consults with nursing staff and multidisciplinary team regularly to evaluate patient’s status and appropriateness of medical care, including admission, length of stay, transfer and discharge.
Monitors patient and family satisfaction. Responds to questions and complaints from patients, family members, and payors regarding care.
Participates in discharge planning including coordinating patient transfers to other facilities and coordinating community resources. Provides discharge education and resource referrals to patients.
Performs chart review to identify actual or potential issues with service delivery, patient outcomes and satisfaction, compliance, cost, and reimbursement.
Performs intake assessment on patient within 24 hours of admission.
Reviews patient care activities for occurrences and trends that affect the quality, cost effectiveness, and delivery of services. Assures that the outcome of review is appropriately maintained in the computer database.
Assumes responsibility for timely completion of required case management reports for regulatory bodies, health plans, reinsurance carriers, and the PMG/ IPA Board of Directors
Functions as a patient/ family advocate
Maintains optimal continuum of patient care through efficient and effective planning, assessing and coordination of healthcare services
Minimum Work Experience
1 or more years case management experience preferred
3 or more years acute hospital, home health, hospice, inpatient mental facility experience required
[Mississippi, United States] Registered Nurse
Must have a current Mississippi Registered Nurse license or a current Compact State Registered Nurse license
[Mississippi, United States] Licensed Practical Nurse
Must have a current Mississippi LPN License
Must be either a Registered Nurse or a Licensed Practical Nurse
Must have an updated American Heart Association approved Basic Life Support (BLS) certification. If employee does not have a current BLS at time of hire or transfer, then employee will have one month from day of hire, or transfer, to obtain, or update, BLS certification
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Organization: Bolivar Medical Center
Title: RN-Case Mgr Prof Other PRN (3268)
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