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Posted: Tuesday, March 7, 2017 10:42 PM

Registered Nurse / RN / Case Manager Department: Case Management Work Schedule: FT Days JOB RESPONSIBILITIES: This position performs case management, utilization review and discharge planning responsibilities. Admission/pre-admission screening for appropriateness of admission and continued stay. Concurrent review of inpatients; assess patients for discharge planning and community resource needs. Identifies under-utilization and over-utilization of services. Assist in identifying problem diagnoses and practice patterns. Participates in committees as required. Communicates with care providers of appropriateness of admission, treatment, and length of stay. Monitors patients for appropriateness of level of care. Participates in development and implementation of QI programs. Acts as patients' advocate. Performs case management assessment and makes appropriate referrals as needed. Provide social service consult and follow up as needed. Assess for quality of patient care; acts as consultant to the Health Information coders when clinical questions arises. Assist in the development of case management policies and procedures. Prepares education materials for in-service and training of physicians, hospital personnel and the community as needed. Enters data and maintains the appropriate reports. Performs other special duties within the case management scope of work as assigned by the Department Director.

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