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Utilization Review Nurse

Eastridge Workforce Solutions - Healthcare Division Las Vegas, NV
  • Expired: 12 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

We are seeking a Utilization Review Nurse to join our team! You will be responsible for the assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of assigned patients using Milliman Care Guidelines. Main responsibility will be to discharge/transfer level of care to members leaving the acute setting. Discharge planning for members setting up home heath care and skilled nursing facilities. Also working with long term care and rehabilitation facilities to ensure appropriate care for members. This is a long term contract position working with Optum Healthcare - NW area.

Responsibilities:

  • Establish patient treatment plans
  • Monitor and report changes in patient symptoms or behavior
  • Communicate with collaborating physicians or specialists regarding patient care
  • Educate patients about health maintenance and disease prevention
  • Facilitate referrals to other healthcare professionals and medical facilities
  • Maintain accurate patient medical records
  • Provide advice and emotional support to patients and their family members

Qualifications:

  • Must be a Registered Nurse in Nevada
  • Familiarity with medical software and equipment
  • Ability to build rapport with patients
  • Strong problem solving and critical thinking skills
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment

Eastridge Workforce Solutions - Healthcare Division

Headquartered in San Diego since 1992, the Eastridge Healthcare Division connects healthcare organizations throughout Las Vegas with qualified professionals who share a common passion for improving the delivery of patient care. Our medical staffing consultants work hard to create connections between skilled professionals and the community's outpatient facilities, clinics, science laboratories, medical billing and insurance companies, dentist practices and other related businesses in the clinical, allied health, dental and medical administrative settings.

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Las Vegas, NV
USA

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