CASE MANAGER Full Time (Year Around)
Vail Valley Medical Center is now Vail Health.
Discover the lifestyle change and the nursing career that you have been dreaming of in the heart of the Colorado Rocky Mountains. We invite you to explore our unique opportunities which provide the added benefit of unparalleled quality of life. We are located just 1 1/2 hours West of Denver and nestled at the base of our world-class ski resort. If you crave adventure and a four seasons playground, you’ll find it in Vail, Colorado.
We are a 56-bed community hospital accredited by the Joint Commission and proudly serving local residents and visitors from around the world.
This position maximizes reimbursement for both patient and hospital through cooperation with third party payers and physicians. Follows up on denials based on resource utilization issues. Provides a smooth transition for the patient from hospital to home or alternative care setting through coordination of services to meet the post discharge needs identified while maintaining a balance among quality outcome, cost, and process. Identifies those patients with significant psychosocial needs and makes referrals to Social Services. Promotes continuous quality improvement by monitoring team processes as well as through communication with other teams impacted by or impacting the processes of this team.
One year IP case management for an RN, 2 years IP case management for an LPN.
Must have Interqual experience.
Ability to obtain and maintain a State of Colorado Registered Nurse or Licensed Practical Nurse License.
We offer a competitive pay, benefits and unique perks including ski pass discounts, health club membership, shuttle services and much more.
Please apply online at www.vailhealth.org.