Concurrently monitors and reviews all hospitalized patients for medical appropriateness, makes recommendations for alternative levels of care, identifies potential barriers or delays in service and facilities discharge planning activities.
Current California RN license with a minimum of 2 years recent acute hospital experience, including experience with telemetry as well as a broad knowledge of the various nursing disciplines. Prior experience in chart review and analysis required. Must posses an extensive understanding of varied diagnostic and invasive procedures and the ability to anticipate care plan changes based on their findings. An awareness of Level of Care, Intensity of Services and Severity of Illness criteria. Discharge screens, Skilled Nursing criteria (for SNF) and Home Health criteria. Ability to communicate professionally and interface assertively with Physicians. Must be able to continually re-prioritize multiple tasks. Current California driver's license and proof of insurance. Driving required. BLS required within 60 days of hire.
Desert Oasis Healthcare - 20 months ago