Mount Sinai Careers

Per Diem Care Manager

Astoria, New York
Nursing


Job Description

Strength Through Diversity
Ground breaking science.  Advancing medicine. Healing made personal.
 
Roles & Responsibilities:
 
Responsible for coordinating the care of the patients across the continuum ensuring and facilitating the achievement of quality, clinical and cost outcomes; Negotiating, procuring and coordinating services and resources needed by the patient and family.
 
Duties and Responsibilities:
1. 1. Review charts for appropriateness of admission/continued stays
2. 2. Communicate with various departments when indicated to ensure tests that were ordered, are completed and followed up on
3. 3. Follow up of abnormalities/delays: documentation, investigation, and treatment.
4. 4. Participate in interdisciplinary rounds with house physician, social service, nursing and ancillary departments.
5. 5. Concurrent and retrospective managed care reviews.
6. 6. Identify patient’s stability for Alternate Level of Care; obtain proper signatures and complete form after communication with attending.
7. 7. Enter appropriate ICD-9 codes and data entry codes for the Care Management worksheets
8. 8. Complete any forms necessary in the discharge planning process including (but not limited to) PRI, M11Q, 485, and as requested by the Social Service Department.
 
Requirements:
  • Registered professional nurse licensed to practice in the state of New York
  • BSN
  • Three to five years acute care experience
  • Experience in Care Management duties and managed care reviews
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • PRI Certification
 Strength Through Diversity
 
The Mount Sinai Health System believes that diversity and inclusion is a driver for excellence. We share a common devotion to delivering exceptional patient care. Yet we’re as diverse as the city we call home- culturally, ethically, in outlook and lifestyle. When you join us, you become a part of Mount Sinai’s unrivaled record of achievement, education and advancement as we revolutionize healthcare delivery together.
 
We work hard to recruit and retain the best people, and to create a welcoming, nurturing work environment where you have the opportunity and support to develop professionally. We share the belief that all employees, regardless of job title or expertise, have an impact on quality patient care. 
 
Explore more about this opportunity and how you can help us write a new chapter in our story! 
 
Who We Are
 
Over 38,000 employees strong, the mission of the Mount Sinai Health System is to provide compassionate patient care with seamless coordination and to advance medicine through unrivaled education, research, and outreach in the many diverse communities we serve.
 
Formed in September 2013, The Mount Sinai Health System combines the excellence of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai with seven premier hospitals, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Brooklyn, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai Queens, Mount Sinai West (formerly Mount Sinai Roosevelt), Mount Sinai St. Luke’s, and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai.
 
The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We promote recognition and respect for individual and cultural differences, and we work to make our employees feel valued and appreciated, whatever their race, gender, background, or sexual orientation. 
 
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