Job Description

FT, 80 hrs/pp, varies as scheduled. 

Job Summary:

Serves as admission coordinator for Swing Beds. Responsible for ensuring completion and updating of required assessments according to time tables set forth by state and federal regulations. Assess for

admission and continued stay criteria and assist in issuing letters of non-coverage for Medicare patients as required by CMS standards. Attends weekly Interdisciplinary Team Meetings for Swing Bed

patients. Participates in marketing of Swing Bed Services. Complies with insurance standards and requirements for continued coverage of stay. Prepares reports for members of treatment team, reflecting

patient’s reactions and evidence of progress or regression. Monitors/audits Nursing and Therapy documentation to ensure compliance with state and federal regulations.  Responsible for coordinating utilization

review tasks including review of medical records for appropriateness, level of care and resource utilization.  

Education and/or Experience Requirements:

Valid/unrestricted license as a Registered Nurse in State of Washington.

Graduate of accredited school of nursing.

Minimum of two years of experience as an RN, one of which will be in direct patient care of elderly and/or chronically ill patients. 

Knowledge of long-term care environment or rehabilitation. 

Strong computer skills; experience in Microsoft Office Suite and Electronic Medical Record.   

Preferred: Certification in Case Management.  

Licensure & Certifications Requirements