RN-Discharge Planner in Andalusia, AL at LifePoint Health

Date Posted: 11/6/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Andalusia Health

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.

Participates and attend IDT meetings.

Effectively manages length of stay.

Job Requirements

Minimum Education
 2 Year RN degree Required

Required Skills
Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.

Experience:
Minimum 3 years bedside RN experience required. Case Management experience preferred.

Certifications:
Basic Life Support (BLS)

Required Skills
Licenses: Current Alabama RN Licensure


Equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran

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