RN Nurse Liaison

Job ID: 26158 Posted: 2017/03/10 Position Type: Full-time
Category: Nursing City: Location: Not Specified


Job Information:

Nurse Liaison
DEPARTMENT: Nursing

JOB INFORMATION: Alaris Health , Skilled nursing Centers seeks a Nurse Liaison to establish and maintain the sub-acute unit’s identified census goals, clinically evaluate all referrals submitted through our central processing room and formulate relationships with hospitals, insurance companies and other major referral sources. Additional responsibilities include:
· providing clinical evaluation of referred residents with prompt communication to the referral source
· developing care plans and coordinating clinical evaluations
· utilizing regulatory agency guidelines and managing care concepts when reviewing clients for admission
· performing evaluations incorporating contact with the social services department, reviewing residents’ medical records and managing client visits and professional contacts
· providing a list of client assessed needs the administrator which includes cost factors
· investigating and clearly defining the insurance eligibility coverage relative to the level of care and length of stay
· forecasting the duration of stay and practicality of an assured discharge
· finalizing and securing all necessary admission documentation
· informing the nursing department and other disciplines of the date of arrival once admissions are approved
· participating in marketing management by collecting and organizing data on all client referrals, admissions, denials and reason denied
· working as an interdisciplinary team member to keep staff informed of client’s therapy, medical, dietary and psychosocial needs as part of the care planning process

Job Requirements:

 

JOB REQUIREMENTS:
· Possess a valid New Jersey driver’s license and own a reliable automobile
· Current, professional nursing license that is valid in New Jersey
· At least two years of experience in acute care and/or rehabilitation setting
· Ability to read, analyze and interpret common scientific and technical journals, financial reports and legal documents
· Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw conclusions

About Alaris: Founded on a tradition of health care excellence, Alaris’ Member Health Centers are leading providers of short-term post hospital rehabilitation, long term and specialty care, with Member Health Centers throughout the state of New Jersey. From 5 Star Quality ratings to a dedicated and caring staff, resident care and satisfaction is always on the top of our Member Health Centers’ priority list!

Today, Alaris Member Health Centers are setting new standards in quality, service and innovation. Using their innovative focus, Alaris Member Health Centers will continue to lead the way in an evolving health care environment. Our Member Health Centers always make sure their residents are being treated with the most advanced care and are provided with an ever-increasing range of services and care options.
Contact: For more information feel free to contact us at JFilipak@Alarishealth.com