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J203249

RN High Risk Care Supervisor- On Site, West Penn Hospital

Allegheny Health Network

  • Company AHN
  • Pittsburgh, PA - West Penn Hospital
  • Nursing
  • Full time
  • Day (United States of America)

Company :

Allegheny Health Network

Job Description : 

GENERAL OVERVIEW:

Reduces unnecessary readmissions for the hospital by providing follow-up care in the outpatient setting.

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Reduces readmission rate of patients by assessing post-discharge needs by phone or home visit to assure all discharge needs are met and understood. 30%
  • Coordinates the High Risk Care Teams assignments. 20%
  • Oversees, monitors and collects data related to the High Risk Care Team's performance and assists with development of policies. 15%
  • Performs root cause analysis of all readmissions. 15%
  • Leads the readmission team for the hospital and assists the director and participates in the Highmark Quality Blue program. 15%
  • Educates the nursing staff and ensures compliance and follows up with issues. 5%
  • Performs other duties as assigned or required.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Minimum

  • Current PA state licensure as an RN
  • 5 years nursing experience

Preferred

  • Management background
  • Home Health experience
  • Mental Health experience
  • Meditech knowledge
  • Allscripts software knowledge

Disclaimer: The job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and essential duties and responsibilities of work performed by employees within this job title. It may not contain a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees to do this job.

Compliance Requirement : This job adheres to the ethical and legal standards and behavioral expectations as set forth in the code of business conduct and company policies.


As a component of job responsibilities, employees may have access to covered information, cardholder data, or other confidential customer information that must be protected at all times.  In connection with this, all employees must comply with both the Health Insurance Portability Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) as described in the Notice of Privacy Practices and Privacy Policies and Procedures as well as all data security guidelines established within the Company’s Handbook of Privacy Policies and Practices and Information Security Policy. 

Furthermore, it is every employee’s responsibility to comply with the company’s Code of Business Conduct. This includes but is not limited to adherence to applicable federal and state laws, rules, and regulations as well as company policies and training requirements.

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