Oversees care management process for patients, ensures the achievement of desirable outcomes, appropriate length of stay, efficient utilization of resources, increased patient and family involvement, and patient/staff/family education.
This is a casual\ positon that will fill in needs/shifts of the team and work at our St. Joseph's Hospital in St. Paul, MN
Develops, coordinates and implements clinical care management through partnership with Social Work Care Manager and Care Management Assistant in collaboration with clinical leadership, physicians, nursing staff, and other interdisciplinary clinicians
Participates in psychosocial management of patients
Facilitates plans for the transitions of patient care to the next level and location of care
Partners with system care navigation resources and care navigators from other settings to provide continuity of care and effective transitions
Maintains accountability for utilization management and communication with payers to assure continued stay authorization and assists with financial activities affecting the hospital stay
Conducts review activities on a daily basis following InterQual guidelines
Performs concurrent reviews to respond to payers
Maintains knowledge of, and complies with, all relevant laws, regulations, policies, procedures and standards
Actively participates in creating and implementing improvements
Performs other responsibilities as needed/assigned
Associate's degree in Nursing
Registered Nurse MN (RN) through MN Board of Nursing
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