Abrazo West Campus (located at 136th Avenue and McDowell Road in Goodyear) is a 188-bed acute care hospital serving the healthcare needs of the residents of the southwest Valley since September 2003. Abrazo West Campus has been recognized for high standards of quality and safe patient care by being named a recipient of the Womenâ��s Choice Award as one of Americaâ��s Best Hospitals in Emergency Care. They are also accredited by The Joint Commission and are a Joint Commission-designated Primary Stroke Center and accredited Chest Pain Center. Most recently, Abrazo West Campus has achieved a grade A for Leap Frog. As a state designated Level 1 Trauma Center, Abrazo West Campus serves the critically injured patients in the Western Region of Arizona. Abrazo West Campus continues to enhance service lines which already include comprehensive orthopedics, neurosurgery, plastics, hand, cardiovascular with open-heart surgery, obstetrics, womenâ��s health, wound care with hyperbaric treatment and therapy as well as 24-hour emergency plus trauma care.
The Case Management Coordinator is responsible for all discharge plan executions prepared and documented by the RN Case Manager or Social Worker. Is responsible for discharge arrangements and/or transfer from the facility. Works in Collaboration with the RN Case Manager and Social Worker to prepare patient and family for pending discharge to appropriate care settings. Uses post acute referral system for all patient placements and documents choices offered to patients. Assures all required documentation is forwarded to the receiving facility for discharges or transfers. Receives, organizes and prioritizes all insurance requests, entering certifications and authorizations in the appropriate MIDAS screens. Closes out discharged cases, reviewing MIDAS to ensure admission reviews are complete, appropriate certifications are entered and discharge destinations are completed Initiates follow-up calls for Transfer DRG's or conditions. Coordinates with the Case Manager to assure that the "Medicare Important Message" was delivered according to CMS regulations/hospital policy. This position will report to the Director of Case Management.
Special Skills: Communication, care coordination, teaching, proficient in Microsoft Office
Qualifications: Minimum Qualifications: High School Diploma. Two years Health Care experience preferred
Preferred Qualifications: Associate or Bachelors Degree
Job: Case Management/Home Health
Primary Location: Goodyear, Arizona
Facility: Abrazo West Campus
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
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