The right candidate for this post acute care management position will be able to evaluate patients from the adolescent through geriatric population for rehabilitation needs and help the patient get the most out of his or her rehabilitation or SNF stay. Other duties include working with insurance companies to maximize the patients rehab benefit, ensuring regulatory compliance with admission and ongoing paperwork for rehab and working with the team to ensure patient needs are met after illness or injury.
Candidates should have a willingness to work some weekends, be self motivated, detail oriented, very organized and maintain a positive attitude. This position requires significant phone and computer use as well as teamwork.
The right candidate for this challenging position must have at least an Associate Degree in Nursing and two years of clinical nursing experience. Experience with IRF-PAI and/or MDS 4.0 completion is a definite plus.
An extensive orientation process is available to ensure a successful transition into this position.