Northwell Health Director, Admitting (Stern Family Center for Rehab) in Manhasset, New York

Req Number 0025XZ

Job Description

Directs, plans, organizes and evaluates the staff and activities of the Admitting Office.

  1. Directs all admissions and ensures timely placement of patient transfers.

  2. Ensures front end registration and review for clinical appropriateness via Patient Review Instrument (PRI) and other hospital documentation. Verifies information is accurate for reimbursement.

  3. Builds and maintains productive inter/intra departmental and vendor work relationships to optimize operations.

  • Collaborates with various departments to resolve admission errors and improve processes.

  • Interfaces with clinical liaisons and discharge planners for appropriate patient/resident placement at CECR.

  • Ensures efficient communication of transfer of information from hospitals and community agencies to appropriate CECR staff and acts as liaison with CECR clinical departments to assess appropriateness of admission.

  1. Develops and monitors strategic operating goals, objectives and budget; and reports operational performance, justification and/or corrective action.

  2. Selects, develops, manages and evaluates direct reports; and oversees the selection, development, management and evaluation of indirect reports.

  3. Oversees compliance with government and agency regulations.

  4. Performs related duties, as required.

*ADA Essential Functions

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration or a related field, required. Master's Degree preferred.

  • Minimum of seven (7) years progressively responsible experience within an admitting department, required.