Registered Nurse-Utilization Review / Case Management / VC Hosp Pittsburg / PT Rotating / 24 hours W

Via Christi Health, KS, Pittsburg, KS
Feb 03, 2018
Feb 20, 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Job ID: 226869

Registered Nurse-Utilization Review / Case Management / VC Hosp Pittsburg / PT Rotating / 24 hours Weekly

Pittsburg, Kansas


Additional Job Information

Title: RN-Utilization Review

City, State:  Pittsburg,KS

Location:  VC Hosp Pittsburg MtCarmel

Department:   Case Management 001

Additional Job Details:  PT Rotating / 24 hours Weekly

Work scheduled: Saturday and Sunday and Monday (can be flexible on Monday).  The hours will be 7 – 3:30 or 8 – 4:30 (Every weekend)


Marketing Statement

Via Christi Health's rich history of serving the people of Kansas and the surrounding region dates back more than 100 years to the healing ministries of our founding congregations. Today, Via Christi Health, part of Ascension, is the largest provider of healthcare services in Kansas. Based in Wichita, we serve Kansas and northeast Oklahoma through our doctors, hospitals, senior villages and health services.

Job Description

Job Summary:

Provides health care services regarding admissions, case management, discharge planning and utilization review.


  • Reviews admissions and service requests within assigned unit for prospective, concurrent and retrospective medical necessity and/or compliance with reimbursement policy criteria. Provides case management and/or consultation for complex cases.

  • Assists departmental staff with issues related to coding, medical records/documentation, precertification, reimbursement and claim denials/appeals.

  • Assesses and coordinates discharge planning needs with healthcare team members.

  • Prepares statistical analysis and utilization review reports as necessary.

  • Consults with physician, social worker, and other members of the health care team about the delivery of patient care including, but not limited to, interventions.

  • Conducts patient care studies as directed.



  • Required Credential(s):

    • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 1.5 Months (45 days) of hire date or job transfer date. 

    • Licensed Registered Nurse credentialed from the Kansas Board of Nursing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 

  • Associate of Science 
    • Associates Degree in Nursing (ADN), or 3 year diploma in nursing required or must be obtained by hire or job transfer date Preferred that the college or university be accredited by NLN or CCNE BSN from an approved (Accredited by NLN or CCNE) college or university preferred and Minimum of three years of acute care experience with sufficient knowledge and experience in understanding of treatment processes is required.

Work Experience:

How To Apply

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For questions or assistance with completing the online application, please contact Ascension candidate care at 855-778-6037.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Via Christi Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action employer. Applicants receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status.


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