UCHealth Inpatient Rehab Liaison in Broomfield, Colorado
Coordinates preadmission, admission, and utilization review. Develops referral relationships with physicians, managers, social workers, and others.
PRN, No guaranteed days or hours
Days and hours may vary
Conducts clinical assessments; evaluates medical needs of patient, pre-morbid functional status, potential for improvement, and ability of patient to tolerate intensive rehab program.
Communicates admission status to patient and family. Works with social workers and care managers.
Follows up on issues. Obtains insurance authorizations and approvals; provides third party payors with information required for approval process.
Reports on utilization review activities. Coordinates admissions with shift Charge Nurse; provides information to staff to ensure continuity of care. Helps monitor census and staffing needs.
Withinscope of job, requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgement and theability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in afast-paced environment and take appropriate action.
Minimum Required Education: Bachelor's degree.
Required Licensure/Certification: State licensure as a Registered Nurse (RN), or Physical, Occupational or Speech-Language Therapist.
Required Experience: Experience with data analysis.
BLSthrough the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross CPR for theProfessional Rescuer with card in-hand before start date. BLS or CPRcard must be good through sixty days of hire. All life supportcertification cards must be issued by either the American Heart Association orthe American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer. (American Red Crossfor the Professional Rescuer is only good upon hire and all renewals will needto be through an American Heart Association sanctioned course.)
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