Pre-Authorization Nurse

Recruiter
Metropolitan Jewish Health System
Location
Brooklyn
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Oct 14, 2016
Closes
Oct 26, 2016
Industry
Healthcare
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Board
NYCityWorks.com
More information about this job:

The challenges of affordable healthcare continue to create new opportunities. Elderplan and HomeFirst, our Medicare and Medicaid managed care health plans, are outstanding examples of how we are expanding services in response to our patients' and members' needs. These high-quality healthcare plans are designed to help keep people independent and living life on their own terms.

Responsibilities:

Process all requests for elective services in accordance with departmental criteria and guidelines. Communicates all elective hospital admissions to the appropriate Utilization Management Coordinator and/or Care Manager to ensure timely receipt of information and continuity of members care.

Qualifications:

Graduate of an accredited Practical Nursing Program; current LPN NY license and registration required. Minimum of 1-3 years Medical/Surgical nursing experience; prior managed care experience preferred; familiarity with Utilization management processes preferred. Working knowledge of Windows, Word and Excel. Knowledge of current standards of medical practice and healthcare delivery systems.Excellent written and oral communication skillsGood analytical abilities.

Benefits:

We truly value our staff and further acknowledge their contributions by offering:

* Employee and family health coverage
* Competitive salaries
* Employer contributed pension plan
* Generous time off
* Employee tuition reimbursement
* Dependent tuition reimbursement
* 403(b) retirement plan

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