Maria Parham Health
Monitors adherence to the hospital's utilization review plan to ensure appropriate use of hospital services, hospital admissions and extended hospitals stays.
Establishes and maintains efficient methods of ensuring the medical necessity and appropriateness of all hospital admissions. Performs concurrent reviews for patients to ensure that extended stays are medically justified and are so documented in patient's medical records. Calculates the lengths of stay and continued-stay days for patients. Maintains a liaison with the Social Service Department to facilitate timely discharge planning
Associate’s degree required
Bachelor’s degree Preferred
Basic Life Support (BLS)
Required SkillsLifePoint Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities for all applicants and employees and complies with all applicable laws prohibiting discrimination against any employee or applicant for employment because of color, race, sex, age, religion, national origin, disability, genetic information, gender identity, sexual orientation, veterans’ status or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.
Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision.