Medication Reconciliation/Discharge Planner
Full-Time, 80 Hours per pay period, Variable shifts
Morristown-Hamblen Healthcare System serves an eight-county region in the Lakeway Area and is equipped with modern technologies and expert staff to provide the best possible patient care. We continue to grow services, attract new physicians, and add advanced technology, while offering the right blends of technical expertise, medical professionalism, quality and patient satisfaction.
We are a fast-paced, family-friendly community hospital. Our physicians and staff work closely with perinatal and maternal-fetal medical specialists to ensure the best possible birth for mom and baby!
Position Summary: The Emergency Department Medication Reconciliation/Discharge Planner is responsible for integrating evidenced based clinical practice into the patient care setting, promoting patient care continuity with care transitions. The position has accountability for medication reconciliation and providing comprehensive care coordination with the supervision of a Registered Nurse Case Manager to plan, implement, monitor and evaluate the outcomes of care for the designated patient population. Activities and interventions include maintaining patient’s privacy, confidentiality, safety, advocacy, adherence to ethical, legal, and accreditation/regulatory standards.
Minimum Education : None specified; however, must be sufficient to meet the standards for achievement of the below indicated license and/or certification as required by the issuing authority.
Minimum Experience: Three (3) years of acute care nursing experience; a minimum of two (2) years of experience in area of assigned responsibility. Experience in Case Management preferred but not required.
Licensure Requirement: Current Tennessee LPN license
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