Case Mgmt RN, Gero Psych in Lebanon, KY at Spring View Hospital

Date Posted: 8/14/2019

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Job Description

Spring View Hospital

Performs initial inquiry and mental health screening of patients, identifies appropriate level of patient care, and coordinates appropriate services, and referrals to resources in order to provide immediate patient safety.  If admission occurs to any level of care, completes registration, verification, initial certification, and coordination with physicians, referral source, care providers, and patient supports.  Performs preadmission, admission, and continued stay review to assure appropriate status documentation and registration.   Substantiates medical necessity and intensity of service based on industry standard criteria and assures appropriate resource utilizations throughout the hospital course.  Proactively functions as the primary communication regarding medical necessity issues with physicians, patients and families, third party payers and all other health professionals based on medical necessity criteria.  Functions as a member of the interdisciplinary team.

Job Requirements

Required:            Associate or Bachelor’s Degree inNursing, Current valid Nursing license
Required:            Oneyear experience as psychiatric nurse or experience with Case Management andAssessment

Preferred:           Clinicalnursing experience in Behavioral Medicine and/or Behavioral medicine casemanagement.

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

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