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SSM Health
Mt Vernon, IL 62864
Coordinates patient intake activities and resources.


+ Evaluates severity of illness for all elective, direct and urgent admissions to determine appropriate level of patient care.
+ Reviews physician orders for clinical appropriateness/completeness and proper admission status.
+ Coordinates education and development of internal staff and external departments to ensure understanding of intake review and approval process.
+ Conducts complex clinical review for inpatient, outpatient, and ancillary services requests for medical necessity.
+ Applies the existing body of evidence-based practice and scientific knowledge in health care to nursing practice, ensuring that nursing care is delivered based on patients age-specific needs and clinical needs as described in the department's Scope of Service.
+ As an SSM Health nurse, I will demonstrate the professional nursing standards defined in the professional practice model. Uses the ANA Code of Ethics for Nurses to guide his/her response to the current and evolving health and nursing needs of our patients and our patient populations.
+ Performs other duties as assigned.


+ Graduate of accredited school of nursing


+ One year registered nurse experienceSSM Health complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability or sex


Posted: 2020-05-21 Expires: 2020-06-20

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