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Licensed Practical Nurse Liason

Full-Time

Mid Level

Remote

Not defined

30 Nov → 30 Dec

First Transit

Cincinnati, OH, USA

About Company

First Transit, Inc. has 60 years of experience and is the leading providers of transportation contract and management services in North America, moving more than 300 million passengers annually. First Transit, Inc. provides operation, management and consulting for more than 300 locations in 39 states, Canada and Puerto Rico for transit authorities, state departments of transportation, municipalities, hospitals, universities and private companies. First Transit employs more than 19,500 dedicated transit professionals.
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Job Description

Become a Licensed Practical Nurse in our Call Center in Glen Ellyn, IL

Job Scope: To oversee medical operations in the Transportation Review Unit and serve as a backup for the Registered Nurse. To adjudicate non-routine transportation requests which require medical expertise. Serve as a medical resource and support to the NETSPAP (Non-Emergency Transportation Standing Prior Approval Program) Call Center.

We aspire to have a culture where all people are First. We strive to attract and retain a diverse workforce therefore all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. First is also committed to providing a drug-free workplace. For candidates applying to positions in San Francisco or Los Angeles California, First will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance or Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinance. First is an equal opportunity employer and by doing so we will sustain and promote an inclusive culture that supports future growth for all.

Job Responsibilities

  • Reviews and researches departmental overrides. Make recommendation to Health Care and Family Services department after request has completed
  • Determines medical necessity for ambulance transport based on the documentation provided.
  • Reviews Physician Certification Statements (PCS) and other medical documentation to determine appropriate categories of service.
  • Provides guidance and support to TRU and Call Processing Unit on requests requiring review on medical recommendations.
  • Thoroughly and accurately documents trip information to support adjudication decisions and research conducted.
  • Maintains compliance with NETSPAP policies and procedures by regularly reviewing the Operation Manual, memos, etc. and actively participating in staff meetings, training sessions, etc.

Requirements / Qualifications

  • Licensed Practical Nurse – Active IL license to meet criteria under the IL Department of professional regulations.
  • Minimum of 5-years experience as a Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Excellent Internal/ external customer service
  • Exercise business telephone etiquette as outlined in the Operations and Procedure Manual

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