HCA, Hospital Corporation of America IRF PAI Coordinator - Rehab in Kingwood, Texas
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HCA Houston Healthcare Kingwood– Kingwood, Texas
IRF PAI Coordinator - Rehab*
HCA Houston Healthcare Kingwood is a 439-bed acute care facility that has provided quality care to the Lake Houston area for over 25 years. It is home to the area’s only comprehensive cardiac, neuroscience and women services programs. Our Women & Children’s Center provides Level II and III neonatal intensive care units, high-risk obstetrics, a breast diagnostic center, a designated pediatric unit, and the area’s only pediatric emergency department.
HCA Houston Healthcare Kingwood is affiliated with HCA Houston Healthcare, part of the HCA Healthcare Gulf Coast Division. The division is a comprehensive network of hospitals, outpatient surgery centers, emergency centers and diagnostic imaging facilities in greater Houston, Corpus Christi and South Texas. Facilities include: 17 hospitals, nine ambulatory care centers, 13 off-campus emergency centers, and a regional transfer center.
What you will do in this role:
The IRF-PAI Coordinator functions under the Rehab Program Director. Provides coordination for the timely and accurate completion of the Patient Assessment instrument for each rehabilitation inpatient. This individual provides clinical support in completion of data contained in the PAI for each patient to ensure accuracy in the scoring of functional status and reflection status and reflection of the patients care needs. In addition, this position may assist in the ongoing monitoring of identified benchmarks for the inpatient population. The IRF-PAI Coordination will have access to confidential patient information and maintains confidentiality of all information.
Coordinate IRF-PAI Function: * Thoroughly researches clinical documentation for evidence of co morbid conditions. Verifies accuracy of coding under direction of attending Rehab physician. * Responsible for staff education to improve FIM score accuracy. * Reviews clinical documentations and makes recommendations to clinical supervisors in areas needing improvement to support and validate rehab criteria compliance. * Oversees/completes and ensures the accuracy and the completion of the inpatient Rehabilitation Facility-Patient Assessment instrument (IRF-PAI) prior to electronic transmission. * Serves as an information source and educator to IRF-PAI users. * Collaborates with physicians and interdisciplinary team members to make the most accurate assessment of the needs and strengths of patients. * Maintain a current knowledge of the PAI software and provides expertise on this software within the inpatient rehab setting. * Provides ongoing education to the staff of the hospital to ensure accurate and timely completion of the PAI. * Maintain updated and ongoing knowledge of the regulations concerning the PAI and its completion within the inpatient rehab setting. * Verifies appropriate CMG designation through chart review, staff interview and collaboration with Rehab Medical Director. * Coordinates the completion of the admission assessment of the PAI by the fourth 4thday of the patients stay and the fifth 5thday following discharge for each inpatient rehabilitation patient. May require discussions/interactions with various staff members concerning differences in reported functional status to complete the PAI. Submits completed IRF PAI to HIM Departments for coding. * Ensures that the PAI reflects the functional status and 24-hour care needs of the patient. * Ensures accuracy of data on the PAI to correctly reflect a three-day summary of the functional status and 24-hour care needs of the patient. * Periodically audits PAI, clinical documentation and billing information to ensure accuracy and consistency of documentation. * Assists the Rehab Program Director in identifying and monitoring trends in patient care as identified through the PAI. * Works closely and collaboratively with all members of the clinical team to ensure compliance at all levels. * Demonstrates effective critical thinking skills. Safety: * Provides an environment conducive to safety for patients, visitors and staff. Leadership: * Utilizes appropriate leadership skills in delegating, organizing and education coworkers and staff. * Promotes participation, cooperation and teamwork. Demonstrates problem solving in resolving issues. Demonstrates clear and effective communication skills. * Participates in leadership meetings. * The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be construed as exhaustive of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personal so classified.
Education * * Graduate of an accredited RN program with current licensure in the state. * BSN preferred. *What* qualifications you will need:* * Current Basic Life Support/CPR card. * Three (3) to five (5) years of experience in the care of patients in an acute hospital or rehabilitation setting preferred.* * Ability to operate basic computer and data management software.//__ HCA Healthcare ranks on Fortune’s list of Most Admired Companies for three consecutive years and HCA ranks 63rd on the fortune 500 list. In addition Ethisphere named HCA as one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies. We want you to join our tradition of excellence. *Intrigued? We’d love to hear from you.
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 recruiters. 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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Title: IRF PAI Coordinator - Rehab
Location: Texas-Kingwood-HCA Houston Kingwood
Requisition ID: 03198-107553