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Registered Nurse Discharge Coordinator

Avita Health System
Galion

Job Description

Responsible to facilitate timely discharge of patients. Provides, coordinates and facilitates patient discharge planning in collaboration with other health care professionals during hospitalization and ED visits. Assists with organizing services across provider lines, between people, and systems to affect optimal patient outcomes, achieve continuity of care and reduce costs.

Requirements
Current Registered Nurse (RN) licensure in the State of Ohio.
Bachelors Degree in Nursing (BSN)
3-5 years experience in Hospital Acute Care.
Working knowledge of criteria for Medicare, Medicaid, HMO and private insurance coverage.
Excellent Interpersonal Skills.

Preferred
Three to five years experience in discharge planning.
Is knowledgeable of basic statistical methods, patient care assessment and evaluation methodology.
Is a motivated, independent individual who can organize workload so that all functions are appropriately completed.

Hours per pay
80

Shift
1st, Varies

Days of week
Monday-Friday

Employment Type

Full Time

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