Inpatient Coordinator - La Palma, CA (882674)

United Health - College La Palma, CA

About the Job

Position Description AppleCare Medical Management Group was incorporated in 2003. Over the last 17 years, the multispecialty medical group of independent practices has expanded into new communities, contracted with more hospitals and health plans, and added over 50 new doctors - but the mission has remained the same. Today, AppleCare Medical Management is comprised of hundreds of board-certified private-practice, independent physicians. Collectively, our physicians have been serving the Southeast area of Los Angeles and Northern Orange County for decades, providing their medical expertise and passion to improving the health of our communities. The Inpatient Coordinator assists the Clinical Services Inpatient Nurse with the facilitation of the inpatient admit process.  This includes, but is not limited to, the collection of clinical data that is utilized for concurrent review, data entry and the facilitation of discharge planning such as follow up outreach, ordering of DME / Home Health and other post-discharge outpatient services. Primary Responsibilities:Collects data for clinical review and submits data to licensed clinical services staff for decision - making Authorizes selected services per physician ordersPerforms post - discharge follow up callsArranges post - discharge appointmentsPerforms data entry, files / faxesPrepares NOMNCs and collects information for DENCsOther duties as assignedYou’ll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.