WellStar Health Systems Clinical Liaison in marietta, Georgia

Overview

At WellStar we all share common goals. That’s what makes us so successful – and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the largest not-for-profit healthcare system in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare.

Responsibilities

The Clinical Liaison is a member of the care coordination department and is responsible for participating in the referral coordination for local hospitals. He/she functions as a marketing representative for clinical referrals. He/she interacts with the case managers, admission coordinator, and other liaisons on site. He/she regularly reviews the clinical chart of potential long-term acute care patients and begins the admissions process with the help of the admissions coordinator. In addition the clinical liaison uses InterQual, NALTH criteria to assess patients. He/she will function as a sales, marketing, and clinical specialist for the hospital. Role requires basic understanding of Medicare, Medicaid, and private insurance.

Qualifications

Required Minimum Education : Bachelor’s degree in nursing and/or registered nurse with diploma. Or certified respiratory therapist.

Required Minimum Experience: 2+ years of clinical experience directly related to ICU/IMCU patients in acute setting is preferred. LTAC or previous liaison experience desired.

Required Minimum Skills: Must have excellent communication skills, able to handle incoming and outgoing calls, visitors, and other customers in a professional and courteous manner. Must be organized and capable of handling multiple tasks at once. Demonstrates ability to interview patients, staff and visitors with effective written and/or verbal communication skills. Knowledgeable of screening criteria in review of clinical data with respect to patients/client’s needs for healthcare. Ability to effect change performs critical analysis, promote client/family autonomy and plan and organize effectively for the continuum of care. Have knowledge of funding resources, community resources, services and clinical standards and outcomes.

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Join us for outstanding benefits and development opportunities. We also offer state-of-the-art technology, professional support and advancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in the country. The WellStar culture of caring has also been nationally recognized three years in a row by Fortune Magazine as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For”. Step up to your potential. Find out more and apply today.

WellStar is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran status or any status which is protected by local, state or federal law.

Department Clinical Liaison

Facility WellStar Windy Hill Hospital

Category Allied Health

City Marietta

Shift Days

State Georgia