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Post Acute Onsite Inpatient Care Manager Queens and Brooklyn NY

New York, NY 11101
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    860736

There's an energy and excitement here, a shared mission to improve the lives of others as well as our own. Can you feel it? Bring that energy to a role that helps us offer a higher level of care than you'll find anywhere else. Put your skills and talents to work in an effort that is seriously shaping the way health care services are delivered. As an Inpatient Care Manager you will be responsible for ensuring proper utilization of our health services. This means you will be tasked with assessing and interpreting member needs and identifying solutions that will help our members live healthier lives. This is an inspiring job at a truly inspired organization. Ready for a new path? Join us and start doing your life's best work.(sm)


What makes your nursing career greater with UnitedHealth Group? You can improve the health of others and help heal the health care system. You will work within an incredible team culture; a clinical and business collaboration that is learning and evolving every day. And, when you contribute, you'll open doors for yourself that simply do not exist in any other organization, anywhere.


You must be able to travel daily to SNF's in Queens and King County, NY area

 

Primary Responsibilities:

 

  • Represent UHC working onsite at a multiple Skilled Nursing facilities in the Queens and King County, NY area
  • Perform utilization and concurrent review of inpatient cases using Milliman criteria
  • Conduct clinical chart assessments
  • Build and maintain relationships
  • Discuss cases with treating physicians and other healthcare professionals to better understand plans-of-care
  • Participate in rounds with the Medical Director and discussing cases as needed
  • Determine need, if any, for intervention and discussing with Case Managers and physicians
  • Identify and evaluate delays in care
  • Initiate a discharge planning and readmission prevention plan
  • Approve bed days for inpatient cases (when applicable)
  • Arrange alternative care services; contact and maintain communication with acute long term care, acute rehabilitation, or skilled nursing facilities to move patients through the care continuum
  • Gather clinical information to assess and expedite care needs
  • Facilitate timely and appropriate care and effective discharge planning
  • Participate in team meetings, education discussions, and related activities
  • Maintain appropriate documentation
  • Consult with the Medical Director as needed to troubleshoot difficult or complex cases
  • Identify opportunities for improved communication or processes
  • Participate in telephonic and in-person staff meetings

 You'll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.






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Posted: 2020-03-14 Expires: 2020-04-13

UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.

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