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RN Care Coordinator-Chronic Disease

Hartford, CT

Posted: 10/24/2018 Employment Type: Direct Hire Industry: Health Care Job Number: 6046 Salary / Pay Rate : 80-88K

In the Role of the Case Coordinator/Case Manager you will help reduce readmission risks by focusing on improving care coordination and eliminating gaps in care that lead to unnecessary readmissions.

Improving outcomes. Improving patient outcomes, by scheduling follow up appointments with PCP and interacts with providers about care delivery and play an integral role in guiding physicians in their decisions about the most appropriate level of care for patients.

Evaluate whether the level of documentation regarding the severity of illness justifies the intensity of service provided while ensuring that each patient gets appropriate and timely care.

  The Case Coordinator/ Case managers ensures that any patient' s hospital stay, or any part of that stay, is medically necessary, delivered in the most appropriate setting and is not custodial in nature.

The Case Coordinator notifies and educates the patient about insurers' decisions regarding medical necessity and ensure that the patient receives a Hospital-Issued Notice of Non-coverage and  advocates on the patient' s behalf to get the insurer to reverse its decision, if possible

These preventive care programs are designed for at-risk populations who have costly chronic conditions such as asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, diabetes, depression and heart failure.

With Excellent communication skills, make a significant difference by motivating patients to improve their health status and potentially reduce hospitalizations

Case manager in care coordination, transitions of care, and evaluation of quality measures will have to evolve to meet the facility' s needs.

Discharge planning and transitions of care alongside on decisions to help prevent readmission are recent additions to the duties of the case which involves playing multiple roles, including but not limited to utilization review, coordination of care between facilities and providers, benefits determinations, payer interfaces, and care management.

Coordinates home care or other services and uses external resources

Reviews insurance authorization and evaluates appropriateness for admission.

RN-Registered Nurse with CT.License Connecticut

BSN required

Full-time M-F - Schedule 7: 30-4

Resumes to: Krisha Morander-KrishaM@JMorrissey.com


Krisha Morander
Director, Healthcare Services & Healthcare IT

Krisha Morander, a Certified Personnel Consultant, (CPC), has over 25 years of experience in the healthcare staffing industry. She also has corporate HR Recruitment, homecare, mental health and academia background to compliment her overall knowledge of hiring talent. Krisha has been continually recognized within our agency for achieving record-high placement activity.

She places all levels of healthcare professionals within a broad spectrum of healthcare organizations across Connecticut and Massachusetts including hospitals, managed care organizations, physician practices, pharmaceutical organizations, mental health, government facilities, and long term care and rehab facilities.

Krisha also complements her searches in the areas of clinical recruitment, information technology and clinical trials & research. The blend of clinical informatics, statistics and analysis are an integrated part of measuring outcomes and data to measure surveys and scores. Krisha continues to stay connected with this evolving and complex industry through her membership with the New England Chapter of Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS).

Krisha majored in marketing with a concentration in Human Resources. Krisha’s industry knowledge, communication skills and passion for recruiting make her an invaluable recruiter here at J. Morrissey.

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