Inpatient Care Coordinator – Registered Nurse

February 2023
By Diane Boswell
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Inpatient Care Coordinator - RN



Hours Per Schedule

Full Time - Mon-Fri

Job Summary

  • Reviews all admissions concurrently for appropriateness of level of care and review medical records to determine if continued inpatient stay meets the Quality Improvement Organization (QIO) established criteria.
  • Assists with concurrent documentation analysis in both electronic and manual medical records to ensure that federal and state regulations as well as accreditation standards are met.
  • Reviews Observation Service stays for appropriate utilization and level of care.
  • Reviews Same Day Surgery cases as needed.
  • Plans and organizes appropriate discharge planning with patient and/or family involvement.
  • Utilizes BOOST discharge planning tools and encourages the use of Ateach-back@ methodology.
  • Provides educational material to patient/family regarding disease process.
  • Collaborates with physicians and other ancillary departments providing direct patient care to ensure appropriate discharge planning is complete and arranged for prior to the discharge date.
  • Assists with reviewing medical records for quality metrics and abstracts quality data for various internal or external quality initiatives.


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Applications are also available at the hospital.

Resumes may be mailed to:
Salem Township Hospital
1201 Ricker Drive
Salem, IL 62881
Attn: Human Resources

618-548-3194, ext. 8187

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