RN- Admissions Assessor


New York, NY 10176

Posted 10 hours ago

Job Description

Responsible for reviewing PRI’s and other supportive documentation, evaluation for appropriateness of admission and the coordination of the admission of residents to the facility in a manner that is supportive of Archcare and Mary Manning Walsh Home’s Mission and Values.

• Collaborates with patient or representative and interdisciplinary team to ensure seamless transfer to the facility, including the discharge plan.

• Acts as the single point of decision making for admissions, collaboration as indicated.

• Completes a pre-admission assessment identifying medical, social issues and financial coverage in conjunction with the Admissions Manager.

• Analyzes the resident needs and coordinates with facility services to plan for an appropriate facility placement.

• Regularly reviews the master discharge schedule.

• Participates in quality improvement processes.

• Acts as an initial contact for discharge and transfer of patients from area hospitals and other care settings to the facility.

• May act as a liaison between physician and patient (or representative) and between patient and referral sources and the facility.

• Review appropriateness of patient care information. Facilitates reconciliation of accurate discharge information/physician orders.

• Communicates regularly with hospital and post acute facility social service staff to ensure smooth communications and avoid duplication of efforts. As part of this on-going communication, maintain current daily census, acuity level and service availability information for each unit of the facility.

• Assist in the reduction of hospital readmission rates by obtaining the most current, complete and relevant medical/clinical information for the Mary Manning Walsh Home.

• Coordinates and ensures completion and submission of all necessary HMO documentation requirements by appropriate staff.

Experience Requirements

• A minimum three years experience in case management for post-acute, Medicare or long-term care (preferred)

License Requirements

• Current licensure as an RN in the State of NY

• Valid PRI certification

• Current BLS Certification

Skill Requirements

• An ability to successfully market the services of an organization

• An understanding of managed care concepts and experience in working with physicians, discharge planners and consumers

• Must be computer literate and must have a

ID: 2021-15582

Street: ArchCare at Mary Manning Walsh Home

Shift Start Time: 9:00 am

Shift End Time: 5:00 pm

# Hours: 37.5

External Company URL: http://www.archcare.org/

Post End Date: 10/28/2022

Telecommute: No

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