RN - Intake/Utilization Review -Behavior Health

Location
Alexandria, Louisiana
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Apr 22, 2021
Closes
Apr 26, 2021
Ref
9991
Specialty
Managed Care
Contract Type
Permanent
Description

Summary:

Responsible for assessing patients in the Emergency Department and other areas of the hospital and determining with the doctor, their appropriateness for admission to our unit. Responsible for providing education to the multidisciplinary team members. Utilization Review:Responsible for both internal and external review. Monitors for appropriateness of admission, continuing stay criteria, and refers deficiencies to appropriate personnel and/or medical staff. Responsible for external reviews with insurance companies, utilization review firms and case management firms, and negotiates with them for appropriate reimbursement for treatment within the Behavioral Health Service. 

Requirements:

Current Louisiana RN License

Current BLS

De-Escalation Certification completed within 90 days of employment.


Work Type: 

Full Time


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