Clinical Liaison- Acute Rehab Unit
Company: Kindred Healthcare
Posted on: November 17, 2022
If you love healthcare but would like to try something new this may
be the opportunity for you!
We are seeking an enthusiastic Clinical Liaison (PT, OT, SLP, or
RN)to join our acute rehabilitation team atUSC Arcadia Hospital-
Acute Rehab Unit!
As a Clinical Liaison, you will have the ability to use your
clinical skills while working in a strategic business environment.
Successful liaisons will educate the community about the acute
rehabilitation setting and evaluate medically appropriate patients
for potential admission to the acute rehabilitation unit. In
addition, the Liaison:
Reviews patient medical charts and understands pharmaceuticals,
test results, therapy evaluations, pre-existing conditions, and has
a general medical knowledge of the patient.
Interacts clearly and professionally with patients and families,
while gathering additional clinical information and past
Conducts thorough patient assessments to identify patients for
potential admission into the system.
Completes detailed Pre-Admission Screens, according to facility
policies and procedures, KHRS policies and procedures, and payer
Targets area research including analysis of like programs and
alternative levels of care.
Provides patient updates to physicians, payers, case managers,
social workers and other relevant persons.
Develops educational and community relations plans in consultation
with Program Director, Medical Director, and Nurse Manager.
Maintains effective communication with patients, families,
healthcare providers, employers, clients and team members.
Participates in team meetings along with Medical Director, Program
Director, Nurse Manager, Therapy Coordinator, and others, as
Functions as a resource for and provides team members with
in-service/cross-training on acute rehabilitation criteria,
diagnostic case mix management, coding, etc., as applicable.
Participates in Clinical Program Development as identified through
Educates specific specialized physicians on quality, programs,
accreditations, and regulations on inpatient acute
License and Education:
- Valid state driver's license and own reliable transportation
- Clinical licensure required.
- College degree required.
- A track record of successful experience in a health care
setting, strong interpersonal skills, and experience working with
physicians, nursing management, discharge planners, case managers,
and social workers.
- Clinical experience required.
Knowledge of acute hospitals and post-acute settings preferred.
We offer competitive compensation and an excellent benefits package
that includes an invaluable orientation program, medical, dental,
vision, 401(k), paid time off, and much more while working with a
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EOE. M/W/V/D. Drug Free Workplace.
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