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Company: Valley Health System Consolidated Services
Location: Las Vegas, NV
Career Level: Associate
Industries: Healthcare, Pharmaceutical, Biotech

Description

Responsibilities

The Valley Health System Consolidated Services

The Valley Health System has expanded into an integrated health network that serves more than two million people in Southern Nevada. Starting with Valley Hospital Medical Center in 1979, the Valley Health System has grown to include Desert Springs Hospital Medical Center, Centennial Hills Hospital Medical Center, Spring Valley Hospital Medical Center, Summerlin Hospital Medical Center and our newest addition Henderson Hospital.

Job Description:
Provides clinically based concurrent and retrospective review of inpatient medical records to evaluate the utilization and documentation of acute care services. The goal of concurrent review includes facilitation of appropriate physician documentation of care delivered to accurately reflect patient severity of illness and risk of mortality. Specific reviews are both determined internally and by requirements/requests of external payers or regulatory agencies and play a significant role in reporting quality of care outcomes and in obtaining accurate and compliant reimbursement for acute care services.

Qualifications

Job Requirements:

 

Education:
Associates or Bachelor's Degree in Nursing or International Medical Graduate

Experience:       
Minimum of five (5) years of clinical experience in an acute care setting; critical care, medical/surgical or Emergency Department nursing preferred.

Other:
Knowledge of age-specific needs and elements of disease processes and related procedures required. Strong broad-based clinical knowledge and understanding of pathology/physiology of disease processes is required. Working knowledge of inpatient admission criteria, Medicare reimbursement system and coding systems preferred, but not required. Candidate must possess excellent written and verbal communication skills and critical thinking skills. Ability to work independently in a time oriented environment is essential.

License/Certification:
Current RN license in the State of Nevada if Registered Nurse

Technical Skills:
Computer proficiency to include word processing, databases, and spreadsheets. Candidate must have familiarity with the operation of basic office equipment.

 

EEO Statement

All UHS subsidiaries are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates. UHS subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers and as such, openly support and fully commit to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion and compensation of individuals without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), genetic information, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

We believe that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success.

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