Hospitalist RN FT Days at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 11/14/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Orlando, FL
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    11/14/2019
  • Job ID:
    19022686
  • Job Family
    Nursing
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    1 - Day
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Central Florida

Job Description


Description

Hospitalist RN AdventHealth Altamonte Springs

 
Location Address: 601 E Altamonte Dr. Altamonte Springs, FL 32701

Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth Altamonte Springs

  •  Located north of Orlando in the community of Altamonte Springs, our facility is consistently named “Best Hospital” for overall quality, reputation, doctors and nurses by local residents

  • As the largest satellite campus within the AdventHealth system, AdventHealth Altamonte has been providing state-of-the-art healthcare to the community since 1973

  • The 398-bed hospital cares for more than 168,000 patients a year. We are proud to be revolutionizing health care with visionary leadership and world-class resources

 
Work Hours/Shift:
  • Full Time/8am-5pm 
You Will Be Responsible For:   
  • Liaises between Care Management and Hospitalist providers, working collaboratively to solve patient challenges which includes, but not limited to, financial barriers, religious beliefs and cognitive issues. Acts as an escalation team for Floor Care Managers.
  • Follows-up on any outstanding diagnostic test results, pending consults, patient requests or barriers for discharge.  Avoids delay by ensuring test results are available for review and decision making.
  • Connects with Hospitalist providers each day to review discharge plans on all patients.  Identifies patients that have a discharge delay and identifies barriers to discharge. Works with providers to facilitate safe and appropriate discharges. Collaboratively manages interdisciplinary patient discharge plan.  Effectively communicates across continuum of care.
  • Participates in outlier meetings as appropriate.  Communicates information with providers and facilitates changes in plan of care as directed by physician.
  • Shadows all new contracted Hospitalist providers. Performs chart audits and helps identify areas for additional education or information sharing. 

Qualifications
What Will You Need:        
 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  • Three to five years of experience as a RN
 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:

  • Acute care experience
  • Experience in Case Management, Managed Care, Discharge Planning and Utilization Management
  • Case Management training
 

LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION, OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:

  • Current valid Florida State Licensure as a RN
  • BLS
 

LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION, OR REGISTRATION PREFERRED:

  • Case Management certification (American Case Management Association - ACMA/Case Management Society of America - CMSA)
 
 
Job Summary:

The Hospitalist RN functions in a supportive role to the contracted Hospitalist Physicians/Providers. The Hospitalist RN partners with the contracted Hospitalist MD/Provider and the Care Management Team to manage escalated issues and complex cases in an effort to help facilitate patient throughput and appropriate discharge placement. This role actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.



This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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