Clinical Rehab Liaison - Center for Rehab Administration
Posted on: November 26, 2022
Rehab Admission Liaison - Center for Rehab Administration
Location: MetroHealth Old Brooklyn Campus Biweekly Hours: 80.00
Shift: 8:00-5:00 The MetroHealth System is redefining health care
by going beyond medical treatment to improve the foundations of
community health and well-being: affordable housing, a cleaner
environment, economic opportunity and access to fresh food,
convenient transportation, legal help and other services. The
system strives to become as good at preventing disease as it is at
treating it. Founded in 1837, Cuyahoga County's safety-net health
system operates four hospitals, four emergency departments and more
than 20 health centers. Summary: Initiates one-on-one dialog with
potential referral sources and maintains positive relationships
with current referral sources. Design strategies to increase
patient admissions that leverage MetroHealth Rehabilitation
Institute's core competence in the area of rehabilitating medically
complex patients. Identifies patients who meet rehabilitation
program criteria and will benefit from rehabilitation services.
Educates patients, family members, referral sources, and external
payers about the effective/efficient utilization of rehabilitation
services. Determines the medical stability/readiness of potential
clients through on-site/telephone evaluations, chart reviews, and
interactions with physicians/nurses/therapists involved in the
patient's care. Obtains complete/accurate patient information and
payer authorization(s) for acute rehabilitation services. Completes
all required pre-admission screening documentation to determine
that services are appropriate/reasonable/necessary. Coordinates the
client's transition from the referring facility to the MetroHealth
Rehabilitation Institute. Recommends alternatives for candidates
who are denied admission. Upholds the mission, vision, values, and
customer service standards of The MetroHealth System.
Qualifications: Required: Possesses one of the following: ---
Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing and
current Ohio RN license. --- Graduate of an accredited school of
Physical or Occupational Therapy and current Ohio PT or OT license.
--- Graduate of an approved school of practical nursing and current
Ohio LPN license. --- Bachelor's Degree in social sciences or
related health care field and recent rehab admission experience.
Excellent marketing skills. Excellent interpersonal, written, and
verbal communication skills. Preferred: 2 years of degree-related
clinical experience in rehabilitation. Demonstrated proficiency
with computers, software, and a variety of office equipment.
Demonstrated familiarity with hospital admissions procedures.
Possess a current certification from an approved issuing body (i.e.
Rehabilitation, Trauma, etc.). Familiarity with third-party
reimbursement processes and payer regulations, including for
managed care. Physical Requirements: May sit, stand, stoop, bend,
and ambulate intermittently during the day. May need to sit or
stand for extended periods. See in the normal visual range with or
without correction. Hear in the normal audio range with or without
correction. Finger dexterity to operate office equipment required.
Ability to communicate in face-to-face, phone, email, and other
communications. Ability to see computer monitor and departmental
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