Registered Nurse (RN) - Clinical Rehab Specialist
Company: Research Medical Center
Location: Kansas City
Posted on: February 16, 2020
SCHEDULE: PRN/Per Diem
Registered Nurse (RN) - Clinical Rehab Specialist - PRN
Are you looking for a company that places integrity over their
bottom line? Here at HCA, our everyday decisions are founded on
compassion. Apply today and join a team that is dedicated to
serving others in need.
You contribute to our success. Every role has an impact on our
patients' lives and you have the opportunity to make a difference.
We are looking for dedicated professional like you to be a part of
our Rehab team. Join us in our efforts to better our community!
At Research Medical Center, above all else, we are committed to the
care and improvement of human life .
Research Medical Center has served Kansas City and the surrounding
area since 1886-and those years have allowed the 590-bed facility
to put down meaningful roots in a community that depends on its
acute and outpatient medical care services.
The hospital, which offers medical and health clinic services
across three Kansas City locations, including the main campus on
Meyer Boulevard, the Research Medical Center Brookside Campus on
Rockhill Road and Research Psychiatric Center, a Campus of Research
Medical Center on 63rd Street. Research Medical Center features a
broad range of highly specialized, state-of-the-art services
including a Level I Trauma Center; Cycle IV Chest Pain Center;
Neuroscience Institute; Level 1 TCD-designated Stroke Center and
the region's first Accredited Primary Stroke Center; TIA Clinic;
Grossman Burn Center; Liver and Pancreas Institute of Kansas City;
the Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute at Research Medical Center;
Obstetrics; Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit; Transplant
Institute; and Orthopedics, among others.
Although Research Medical Center receives awards and prestigious
recognition from The Joint Commission, the American Heart
Association and other high-profile organizations, we don't rest on
them-instead, our team members put excellence into action.
Research Medical Center, as part of HCA MidAmerica, does much more
than just make an impact on patient lives and the community it
serves. Our culture is founded on HCA's tenets of innovation,
high-quality care, mutual respect and collaborative teamwork. Our
hospital offers career opportunities that challenge, embrace and
transform lives. And the unwavering dedication to deliver
world-class healthcare is a two-way street: Research Medical Center
is committed to its employees and, in turn, employees are committed
to its patients and loved ones.
Our employees come first. We provide a total compensation package
to make sure your needs are met. Choose the medical and dental
coverage package that best suits you. Look after your loved ones
while still getting paid with our Paid Family Leave. Plan for your
future with our matching 401k or opt-in for several other benefits
including tuition assistance, student loan repayment, family and
medical flex spending accounts, life insurance, and identity theft
Research Medical Center is currently looking for a Clinical
Rehabilitation Specialist - PRN.
This position acts as a liaison between internal and external
referral sources, and rehab operations. The Clinical Rehabilitation
Specialist is responsible for establishing relationships with case
managers, physicians, payors, and other referral sources. The
Clinical Rehabilitation Specialist will ensure appropriate patient
placement through clinical assessments and screening in
collaboration with the Rehab Medical Director.
The Clinical Rehabilitation Specialist is the primary responsible
party focused on the referral and admission process of the rehab
Qualifications for Clinical Rehab Specialist :
- Licensed Professional in a clinical health care specialty (i.e.
RN, Physical Therapist, Occupational Therapist, or Speech
Therapist) or other licensed clinician (PTA or COTA) with 7+ years
of experience in the care and management of the inpatient
- Current state licensure in clinical practice area or eligible
for state license transfer.
- Graduate of an accredited school in clinical specialty.
- Minimum 2 years recent clinical care experience.
- Professional appearance.
- Effective verbal, written and persuasive communication
- Computer and keyboarding skills (25 wpm minimum).
- Ability to work with others to ensure quality patient
- Organization and time management skills.
- Strong problem solving skills.
- Interpersonal skills.
- Continuous focus on excellence in work environment.
- BCLS certification (AHA)
- Pass facility credentialing for Functional Independence
Measurement (FIM) within 90 days upon hire, then maintains current
- If RN, CRRN preferred and / or achieve within 2 years of
- Clinical experience in the care and management of the Inpatient
- Experience as a clinical liaison coordinating admissions for
inpatient rehabilitation preferred.
- Persistent and persuasive when faced with challenging
- Ability to analyze data related to referral opportunities.
- Skilled strategy planning and goal setting.
- Ability to build strong relationships with referral sources
while being engaging, accountable and responsive.
- Self-directed with problem solving capability.
- Ability to navigate a medical record for determination of
medical necessity for an IRF admission.
- Ability to analyze clinical data looking at diagnosis and
comorbidities that will demonstrate the patients' complete medical
- Experienced in speaking in medical terminology with physicians,
case managers, therapists about disease states, comorbidities, and
patient care If you find this opportunity compelling, we encourage
you to apply. We promptly review all applications. If you are
highly qualified you will hear from one of our managers. We are
actively interviewing so apply today!
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our
company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion,
color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital
status, veteran status, or disability status.
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