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Ascension Health RN-Patient Discharge Planner in Binghamton, New York

We Are Hiring

Lourdes Hospital, part of Ascension in Binghamton, New York is hiring for a part-time RN-Discharge Planner to work in our Emergency Department.

What You Will Do

Provide health care services regarding admissions, insurance coverage, discharge planning and quality review.

  • Review admissions and service requests for prospective, concurrent and retrospective medical necessity and/or compliance with reimbursement policy criteria.

  • Communicate with insurance providers for the purpose of determining continued eligibility of benefits for managed care patients.

  • Assess and coordinates discharge planning needs with healthcare team members.

  • Develop, implement and facilitate quality evaluation and improvement initiatives.

  • Monitor patient care through assessments, evaluations and/or patient records.May provide direct nursing care in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization.

What You Will Need

Licensure / Certification / Registration:

  • Registered Nurse credentialed from the New York Board of Nursing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date required.


  • Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required.

Additional Preferences

No additional preferences.

Why Join Our Team

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

Ascension Lourdes is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action employer. Associates and Applicants receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status.Pay Non-Discrimination Notice: further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster: is the Law Poster Supplemen ( tPlease note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.