Registered Nurse (RN)
Company: DMC Children's Hospital of Michigan
Posted on: September 21, 2023
Children's Hospital of Michigan is an international leader in
pediatric and adolescent medicine. Surgical services include
general, thoracic, reconstructive and cardiovascular. Imaging
technology designed specifically for children provides advanced
diagnostic services including Positron Emission Tomography (PET)
and MRI. The Children's Hospital of Michigan Emergency Department
is a verified Level 1 Pediatric Trauma Center and dedicated
pediatric burn center. Experts in pediatric critical care,
rehabilitation, and neonatal and perinatal medicine provide care
for thousands of children every year at Children's Hospital of
Michigan, Children's Hospital of Michigan - Troy and six ambulatory
Under limited direction, facilitates and enhances patient care and
hospital efficiency by assuring and expediting appropriate
assignment of patients, counseling attending physicians and
hospital department heads regarding third party payer requirements,
coordinating patient care communication and fostering cooperation
between numerous hospital departments for appropriate and safe
- Performs various professional functions related to appropriate
placement of patients to hospital services, including hospital-wide
decisions regarding direct admits, transfers, pre-admission review,
as well as emergency and other intra-departmental
- Utilizes expertise in third party reimbursement procedures and
regulations to enhance hospital revenues and prevent financial
losses such as non-reimbursed services.
- Assigns patients to appropriate clinical/nursing services
according to knowledge of hospital bed capacity and utilization,
availability of required clinical services, as well as knowledge of
clinical needs of patient.
- Maintains contact with numerous hospital departments such as
patient management (admitting), nursing units, emergency department
and other points of entry into the hospital in order to effectively
utilize hospital capacity.
- Expedites patient admissions/transfers, as well as coordinates
problem resolution involving consideration of acuity of patient,
diagnosis, preparation of vacant beds, competent staffing,
physician orders upon admission, and records. Routinely interacts
with attending physicians and department heads to resolve and
coordinate patient placement issues.
- Coordinates pre-admission authorization from third
parties/insurance providers when required, maintaining necessary
1. Bachelors degree in Nursing or the equivalent combination of
education and/or experience.
2. Michigan RN license.
3.Three to five years experience as a nurse in a patient care
4. Preferably experience with emergency department and/or critical
care. 5.Knowledge of third party payors.
DMC Children's Hospital of Michigan
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