Baptist Memorial Health Care SPECIALIST-PATIENT PLACEMENT in COLUMBUS, Mississippi

Recommends the most efficient, cost effective utilization of resources within the continuum of care, prior to the

delivery of services. Evaluates, assesses, plans and facilitates a plan of care. Precertifies inpatient and outpatient

services. Some overtime and call back is required. This position is under the general direction of the Director for

Medical Review Services/Case Management. Performs other duties as assigned.

  • Minimum Required - Experience: LPN with three (3) years of acute care experience; or an individual with (5) years of utilization management/case management experience.

  • Special Skills: Excellent communication skills. Advanced computer literacy skills.

  • Preferred/Desired- Experience: Prefer additional two years of quality/utilization management or discharge planning experience.

  • Preferred/Desired - Licensure: LPN

Lawson Position Code #: 33102004

Day Shift: Yes

Night Shift: No

Department Name: GT ADMISSIONS

External Company Name: Baptist Memorial Health Care Corporation

External Company URL: http://www.baptistonline.org

Street: 2520 5TH STREET NORTH