In keeping with our Mission, Blythedale Children’s Hospital is committed to a competitive compensation program and to providing our employees and their families with affordable and comprehensive health and other employee benefit programs.

Our Hospital is a unique and wonderful place to work. Individuals who take advantage of our employment opportunities and come to work at Blythedale Children’s Hospital quickly become committed to the Hospital’s Mission and Vision. We seek dedicated people who are excited by the challenge of making the world a better place for all children. Our work force is composed of qualified professionals and support staff who are skillful, knowledgeable, competent and caring. 

Blythedale Children’s Hospital is committed to a diverse workforce and to a policy of equal employment opportunity.

Benefits

Blythedale Children’s Hospital offers you and your eligible family members a comprehensive and valuable benefits program. We encourage you to take the time to educate yourself about your options and choose the best coverage for you and your family.  In this challenging economic environment Blythedale Children’s Hospital is committed to providing a comprehensive and affordable employee benefit program that helps our employees stay healthy, feel secure, and maintain a work/life balance.
For more information please click here: Blythedale Benefits 2022.
 

 

Blythedale Children’s Hospital is seeking an Administrative Assistant. Under the direction of the Chief Nursing Officer and Directors of Nursing and Respiratory Therapy, supports the administrative needs of the Nursing and Respiratory Therapy Leaders.  Serves as the liaison and assumes responsibility for managing aspects of staffing resources, payroll and Human Resource processes for the Nursing and RT departments. Facilitates the timely and accurate processing, flow of correspondence and communication with various departments within BCH.  The ideal candidate will: have the ability to schedule meetings and manage multiple calendars, make and confirm room reservations; Assists Directors with ensuring Joint Commission and Department of Health mandatory requirements, as they relate to new hires and incumbent employees, is maintained. Will assist with professional staff to ensure compliance with RN licensure, CNA Certification and recertification.  Upon approval of PFL dates by HR, inputs Paid Family Leave (PFL) days into the Scheduler system for RN and RT staff. Works with HR team to facilitate new hire candidate review and interview processes for the Directors of Nursing and RT.

High School diploma required, Associates or Baccalaureate degree strongly preferred. Relevant course study in secretarial science with a degree from an accredited secretarial/business school strongly preferred.

Minimum one to three years of administrative business experience required, preferably in a healthcare setting with working knowledge computer applications, payroll, and timekeeping systems (specifically ADP).  Proficient with: MS Office, Word, Excel, Outlook, Internet research and spreadsheet skills.  Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Ability to troubleshoot issues as they arise by handling in a professional manner. Ability to take direction as appropriate.

Please send your cover letter and resume to: HR@blythedale.org , include job title in the subject line.

We are currently looking to hire a full-time Assistant Director of Nursing.  As an engaged clinical leader and expert on the units to which she/he is assigned.  The ADN oversees day to day unit-based clinical operations, provides support to the nursing staff, patients families and the Nursing Directors.

A Bachelor of Science in Nursing is required from an accredited college or university is strongly preferred.   Master's Degree from an accredited college or university is required. Current license to practice as a Registered Professional Nurse in New York State.

The successful candidate will have a minimum of five (5) years’ experience in Pediatric nursing, including 1-2 years of progressive leadership experience.  Prior working knowledge of an EMR (Meditech is preferred).  Prior working knowledge of an Electronic Scheduler (ADP preferred). Prior Leadership experience required. Demonstrated successful leadership, communication, educational and interpersonal skills.  Some evening and occasional weekend hours may be required.  Strong communication and interpersonal skills required.

At Blythedale Children’s Hospital, we treat medically complex children from across the tri-state area, with many children coming from leading hospitals within the five boroughs of New York City.

For further information or to apply for the position, email your cover letter with salary requirements and resume to: Human Resources at hr@blythedale.org include Assistant Director of Nursing in the subject line.

Blythedale Children's Hospital is seeking a Part Time Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist (CTRS) primarily for our Long Term Care Unit. Ideal CTRS candidate is compassionate and skilled at assessing the unique recreational needs of infants, children and teens with medical complexities. Responsibilities will include planning and implementing appropriate recreational activities for both individual and group programming.

Holiday availability mandatory.

Blythedale Children’s Hospital is a special place to be for healthcare professionals who put their hearts into their work. As a leading pediatric hospital dedicated to providing comprehensive, compassionate care, our highly skilled staff enjoys the heartfelt rewards of making a difference in our patients’ lives. Blythedale Children’s Hospital is the only free-standing children’s specialty hospital in New York State and admits patients with complex medical conditions to its state-of-the-art 94-bed inpatient facility from all of the academic medical centers in the New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Connecticut region. We are conveniently located 25 miles north of Manhattan in beautiful Westchester County.

EOE. Please contact us to learn more about becoming a part of our dynamic team

or to apply please email your cover letter and CV to: dsicari@blythedale.org

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referencing “Cert Therap Rec Spec -PT” in the e-mail subject line.

 

Under the direction of the Director of Nursing or Registered Nurse, the candidate assists in performing a variety of duties related to the physical care of the patients. Obtains report of patients’ assignment from the RN at the start of the shift.  Provides meticulous care to each child that is appropriate and age sensitive.  Maintains unit and patients rooms compliant with regulatory agency codes and standards.  Obtains, records and reports vital signs to RN.  Changes patients to and from various adaptive equipment as recommended/directed by the therapists or RN.  Assists with or performs treatment procedures that have been predetermined for each patient.  Feeds or assists with feeding of patients during meals/snacks.  Assists patients with diapering/toileting/showers as necessary.  Repositions assigned patients to promote skin integrity, muscle tone, and maintain body alignment.  Maintains excellent hand hygiene, adheres to precautions as required for each patient.  Participates in unit performance improvement activities and takes responsibility for own assignments.  Maintains the patients’ bedside clean, in good order, and compliant with regulatory requirements.  Maintains professional boundaries.  Assist the nurse during emergency situations.

Requirements:  High School Diploma or GED; CNA Certification preferred. Needs to be able to perform the following physical activities for the majority of time at work:  standing, walking and sitting.  Must be able to move/lift equipment and patients (35-40 lbs.).  Must exhibit fine motor coordination in the manipulation of biomedical equipment (e.g., thermometers, scissors, etc.)

Effective 11/22/2021 – 05/31/2022 - $2,000 Sign on Bonus for new full-time hires and $1,000 Sign on Bonus for new part-time hires

Please send your cover letter and resume to:  hr@blythedale.org and reference the position title in the e-mail subject line.

Blythedale Children's Hospital is seeking a complex care pediatric physician to join our expanding Department of Pediatrics. This is an exciting opportunity for a physician who is experienced in the delivert of advanced medical care to children and their families who are challenged by complex medical issues and often medically underserved.  The successful candidate will have an established reputation for clinical excellence, teamwork and partnering with patients and families. As the children coming to Blythedale mostly come directly from an ICU, ideal candidates will have significant experience caring for medically fragile children in an inpatient hospital setting. Experience working in an ICU is preferred. 

Key Responsibilities

Care for medically fragile children admitted to any of the hospital units.

Take part in house on call coverage.

Work to improve quality and cost - effectiveness in the delivery of services.

Develop strong working relationships with referring physicians.

Contribute to the development and improvement of pediatric clinical, educational and research programs throughout Blythedale Children's Hospital and its affiliated partners.

Education and Credentials 

American Board of Pediatrics Certification required.

Fellowship Training and / or Board Certification in a Critical Care or Hospital Medicine specialty preferred.

Eligible for an unrestricted license to practice medicine in New York.

Blythedale is a special place to be for healthcare professionals who put their hearts into their work. As a leading pediatric hospital dedicated to providing comprehensive, compassionate care, our highly skilled staff enjoys the heartfelt rewards of making a difference in our patients' lives. Blythedale is the only free-standing children's specialty hospital in New York State and admits patients with complex medical conditions to its state-of-the-art 86- bed inpatient facility from all of the academic medical centers in the New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Connecticut region.

Please contact us to learn more about becoming a part of our dynamic team. To apply please email, mail or fax your cover letter & CV to Scott M. Klein, MD, MHSA, Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer and Chief Medical Officer, Blythedale Children's Hospital, 95 Bradhurst Ave., Valhalla, NY 10595, Fax 866-267-5540, Phone: 914-831-2562, email: Sklein@blythedale.org

Blythedale Children's Hospital is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer.

 

We currently have an exciting full-time Staff Acountant available.  The ideal candidate will be required to possess a bachelor's degree in Finance/Accounting or related field. A CPA is highly desirable. Candidates with 1-5 years of experience should have a background in accounting with an understanding of such concepts as accruals, prepaid expenses, cash-ledger timing differences, and be able to analyze GL accounts and expplain variances.  Proficiency with Excel required, Meditech experience or other GL software is highly preferred.

Please contact us to learn more about becoming a part of our dynamic team or to apply email your cover letter and resume to: James Baird, Director of Accounting, Jbaird@blythedale.org.

We currently have an outstanding part-time opportunity for an  Infection Prevention Practitioner.  Working in collaboration with the Director of Infection Prevention will assist in the planning, development, and implementation of the hospital wide infection prevention program. Will participate in the development of strategies and protocols to minimize and reduce the spread of infections, methods of surveillance and reporting of infection rates.  

Ideal candidates will posess a Baccalaureate degree in Nursing, CBIC certification or eligibility for certification preferred. We will consider other medical professionals with strong Infection Prevention/Control experience. In addition, 3 years' healthcare experience in an acute care or long term care setting highly preferred.  Knowledge of The Joint Commission Infection Control standards and reporting requirements for NHSN.

Blythedale Children's Hospital is a very special place.  As New York's only freestanding, specialty children's hospital, Blythedale is dedicated to improving the health and quality of life of children with medical complexity, not only through superb multi-disciplinary patient care, but also through teaching, research and advocacy programs. Blythedale offers competetive salaries, excellent benefits, and free parking for all employees.

Contact us to learn more about becoming a part of our dynamic team,or to applyemail your cover letter and resume to: HR@blythedale,org. Please reference "Infection Prevention Practitioner" in the e-mail subject line.

The Steven and Alexandra Cohen Pediatric Long Term Care Pavilion at Blythedale Children’s Hospital is seeking a part time Licensed Nursing Home Administrator (LNHA) for our 24-bed facility. This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced LNHA to make an impact on the delivery of medical care to children and their families who are challenged by complex medical issues.  The successful candidate will have an established reputation for leadership, teamwork and partnering with resident and families.   Experience working in a pediatric facility is preferred.The Steven and Alexandra Cohen Pediatric Long Term Care Pavilion at Blythedale Children’s Hospital is seeking a part time Licensed Nursing Home Administrator (LNHA) for our 24-bed facility. This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced LNHA to make an impact on the delivery of medical care to children and their families who are challenged by complex medical issues.  The successful candidate will have an established reputation for leadership, teamwork and partnering with resident and families.   Experience working in a pediatric facility is preferred.

EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Healthcare or other related field
  • A Master’s Degree in Health Care Administration or other related field is preferred

EXPERIENCE

  • Minimum 3-5 years’ experience as Licensed Nursing Home Administrator in a Long-Term Care Facility
  • Must possess a current New York State Nursing Home Administrator's license.
  • Experience working in Pediatrics is preferred

 

The Steven and Alexandra Cohen Pediatric Long Term Care Pavilion at Blythedale Children’s Hospital is a unique 24-bed facility dedicated to the highly specialized needs of infants and children who require extended medical care and rehabilitation.  Blythedale is a special place to be for healthcare professionals who put their hearts into their work. As a leading pediatric hospital dedicated to providing comprehensive, compassionate care, our highly skilled staff enjoys the heartfelt rewards of making a difference in our patients’ lives. Blythedale is the only free-standing children’s specialty hospital in New York State and admits patients with complex medical conditions to its state-of-the-art 94-bed inpatient facility from all of the academic medical centers in the New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Connecticut region.  

For further information or to apply for the position, email your cover letter with salary requirements and resume to: Human Resources at HR@Blythedale.org include Licensed Nursing Home Administrator in the subject line.

 

Blythedale Children’s Hospital is currently looking to hire a full-time experienced Patient Accounts Representative/Biller.  The Biller assures that all facility billing is completed in a timely and accurate manner in accordance with all contractual and government rules, regulations and billing procedures.  The biller also reviews and processes all third-party denials, initiates claim appeals, reviews and resolves all patient credit balances via repayment or recoupment and manages AR aged trial balances.  Experience with Medicaid claims processing and applications is desired.

The ideal candidate will possess a minimum 3 to 5 years of experience as a Patient Accounts Representative/Biller in the healthcare environment.  Hospital experience is strongly preferred.  Candidate must be highly organized and have the ability to multitask effortlessly.  Strong communications skills and the ability to work with a variety of individuals with varying degree of understanding of the process.  Experience with Meditech is highly preferred.  Candidate must be able to speak, read and write in English fluently; bilingual English/Spanish is a plus.  A High School diploma or equivalent is required; an Associates or Bachelor’s Degree is preferred.    

We offer competitive rates, excellent benefits plans and free parking. If you are interested in growing your career with us, please forward your cover letter and resume with salary requirements to PA@blythedale.org.  Include Patient Accounts Representative / Biller in the subject line.

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

We currently have an outstanding full-time opportunity for a Pediatric or Family Nurse Practitioner to be part of our unique Day Hospital program.  Partnered with our Complex Care Pediatrician and the rest of the Day Hospital team, the Nurse Practitioner will care for medically complex children coming to Blythedale’s ambulatory Day Hospital program.  Children in Blythedale’s Day Hospital program frequently come for rehabilitation for a wide variety of complex medical needs including acquired brain injury, feeding therapy, pulmonary hypertension treatment, complex surgeries, transplant recovery or post-complex cardiac surgery.  Most Day Hospital patients also attend Blythedale’s on-site Mount Pleasant Blythedale School District.  Ideal candidates will have ambulatory experience caring for medically fragile children, strong clinical and communication skills, and work collaboratively with nursing, medical, therapy and school staff as well as with patients and families.  Cross-coverage with other units in the hospital as needed.

Blythedale Children’s Hospital is a special place to be for healthcare professionals who put their hearts into their work. As a leading pediatric hospital dedicated to providing comprehensive, compassionate care, our highly skilled staff enjoys the heartfelt rewards of making a difference in our patients’ lives. Blythedale Children’s Hospital is the only free-standing children’s specialty hospital in New York State and admits medically fragile children to its state-of-the-art 118-bed facility from all of the academic medical centers in the New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Connecticut region. We are conveniently located 20 miles north of Manhattan in beautiful Westchester County.

Please contact us to learn more about becoming a part of our dynamic team or to apply please email cover letter & CV to: Human Resources at HR@Blythedale.org include Nurse Practitioner in the subject line.

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We currently have an outstanding opportunity for a Pharmacist to be part of our multi-disciplinary care team caring for medically fragile and complex neonatal & pediatric patients. Facilitate the development, implementation, coordination and maintenance of pharmacy services that promote desirable patient outcomes through safe, cost effective drug therapies.

Ideal candidates will be a graduate of an accredited School of Pharmacy with a B.S. of Pharm.D. Is currently licensed or license eligible by the New York State Department of Education to practice Pharmacy. In addition, we are seeking candidates who have 3-5 years’ hospital experience, or completion of a Hospital Pharmacy residency program.

Please send your cover letter and resume to:  pananth@blythedale.org and reference the position title in the e-mail subject line.

Under the supervision of a Physical Therapist and the Director of Physical Therapy providing independent treatment for ROM and strengthening as well as, functional and developmental skills to achive maximal physically functioning in a patients daily life tasks and as a part of their total medical care.

Job Specifications

Educational - Associates Degree required as a Physical Therapy Assistant from an accredited Physical Therapy Assistant Program. Current New York State license is required.

Experience - Pediatric Experience preferred.

Physical Demands/Working Conditions - Requires the ability to lift, carry and balance patients from light to heavy weight and the need to visually and auditorily monitor patients' status. Requires an ability to effectively, communicate verbally and in writing, in the English language. Use of a computer is essential. 

Blood Exposure Risk/OSHA Classification - It is the policy of Blythedale Children's Hospital to comply with the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (O.S.H.A) Standards concerning the Occupational Exposure to Blood Borne Pathogens. Refer to Hospital exposure Control Plan located in the Quality Management office for Hospital procedures and definition of class.

This position is Class [ X ] A High Risk         [   ] B Moderate Risk

The statements that follow are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed.  They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive lost of all responsibilities, duties, and skills, required of personnel so classified.

Essential Responsibilities 

Perform safe and effective maintenance treatment programs as instructed by a physical therapist. 

Perform safe and effective standing programs as instructed by a physical therapist. 

Perform safe and effective walking programs as instructed by a physical therapist.

Review patient related education with caregivers as instructed by a physical therapist.

Demonstrates competency in Meditech Electronic Medical Record system and documentation in EMR is timely and appropriate.

Maintains caseload of 45 units and productivity of 9 - 10 units/day with flexibility to modify based upon hospital and departmental need.

Performs other task/duties as assigned.

We are currently looking to hire a full-time Recruiter who will research, develop, and implement effective recruiting and staffing strategies to attract a diverse pool of qualified and capable candidates for the hospital. Under the direction of the Human Resources Director the recruiter is responsible for meet hiring goals by filling open positions in a timely manner. This entails building relationships with local programs, developing proactive sourcing strategies and screening candidates, reviewing resumes, coordinating the interview process, and facilitating offers for employment, all while ensuring candidates have a pleasant experience.

A Bachelor’s Degree in human resources management or related field is required.  SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP preferred, SHRM Talent Acquisition Specialty Credential a plus. The successful candidate will have at least 5+ years’ managing all phases of the recruitment and hiring process in a healthcare setting, hospital experience strongly preferred.  Familiarity with job boards, and HR software, databases, and management systems. Proven experience conducting various types of interviews (i.e., phone, video, etc.)  Bilingual in English/Spanish is preferred but not required. 

At Blythedale Children’s Hospital, we are proud of our exceptional staff and their dedication to medically complex children and families. We believe that the best outcomes happen when people of varied backgrounds and experiences are able to be their authentic selves. Building a culture that embraces diverse thoughts, beliefs, and perspectives is our commitment to our staff, our patients, and the families we serve.

Please send your application, cover letter and resume to hr@blythedale.org referencing the position title in the e-mail subject line.  

Under the direction of the Nurse Director/Nurse Supervisor, a Registered Nurse diagnoses and treats human responses to actual or potential health problems.  The Registered Nurse also provides such services as health teaching and counseling care supportive to or restorative of life and well-being for the patients.  The Registered Nurse assesses, plans, implements and evaluates the nursing care for a group of patients.  Needs to be able to perform the following physical activities for the majority of the time at work: standing, walking, sitting.  Must be able to move/lift heavy equipment/patients.  Must exhibit fine motor coordination in the manipulation of biomedical equipment (e.g. suction catheters, electric-monitoring devices).  Prior, relevant job experience in a pediatric setting preferred.

Requirements:  Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Nursing required.  Licensed, or eligible for licensure by the New York State Department of Education as a registered professional nurse. BLS certified, PALS encouraged.  Must exhibit fine motor coordination in the manipulation of biomedical equipment (e.g., thermometers, scissors, etc.). 

Effective 11/22/2021 – 05/31/2022 $5,000 Sign on Bonus for new full-time hires and $2,500 Sign on Bonus for new part-time hires

Please send your cover letter and resume to:  HR@blythedale.org and reference “Registered Nurse” in the e-mail subject line.

New $6000.00 Sign-on Bonus and Enhanced starting salary of $80,500.00 for Full-time staff.

We currently have an outstanding opportunity for Respiratory Therapist to care for our medically fragile and complex neonatal & pediatric patients/residents. We are seeking to fill various positions for all shifts.  RRT'S provide independent, professional cardio-pulmonary care and perform diagnostic procedures on pediatric patients in support of their total medical care. RT’s are an integral component of our ventilator weaning program and our Simulation based emergency care training programs. Position requires visual acuity and manual dexterity to maintain the airway and manually ventilate the patient during a code. Working knowledge of EMR programs preferably Meditech.

Candidates must have a current New York State License and be RRT certified. Current BLS and PALS certification required. 2 years' experience with neonatal or pediatric patients preferred, new grads will be considered.

For further information or to apply for the position, email your cover letter and resume to: HR@Blythedale.org, reference Respiratory Therapist in the subject line.

Blythedale Children's Hospital is currently looking to hire full-time Social Workers to provide case management services to medically fragile children in both the Bronx and Westchester County.

 Responsibilities include coordination of the child’s medical care in collaboration with the family, assessment of and assistance with psychosocial issues that impact the child’s ability to receive consistent medical care, and general oversight of a child and family-centered treatment plan. This program is part of New York State's Health Home Serving Children Initiative. 

A Master’s Degree in Social Work and a current NYS social work license are required.  Previous pediatric medical experience, and a strong knowledge of community resources is preferred. Bilingual English Spanish and certification in CANS-NY administration is also preferred. We offer a very competetive salary and benefits package.

At Blythedale Children’s Hospital, we are proud of our exceptional staff and their dedication to medically complex children and families. We believe that the best outcomes happen when people of varied backgrounds and experiences are able to be their authentic selves. Building a culture that embraces diverse thoughts, beliefs, and perspectives is our commitment to our staff, our patients, and the families we serve. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

If you are interested in joining our team, please email your cover letter and resume to: Susan Murray, LCSW, VP of Patient Experience, Clinical Outreach, and Care Coordination.

Email: Smurray@blythedale.org

We currently have an outstanding opportunity for a licensed Speech - Language Pathologist.  As part of our team, you will have the opportunity to impact the lives of medically complex children. 

Responsibilities include:

  • Evaluation and therapy for medical complex children, ages birth -> 18 years old with varied diagnosis
  • Develop and implement effective treatment programs.
  • Provide counseling to patients and patients’ families about results of testing and establish understanding regarding and goals for treatment.
  • Create accurate documentation and reporting for all patient visits in an electronic medical record.
  • Participate in multi-disciplinary meetings with the medical and staff and child's educational team

 

Speech Pathologist Qualifications / Skills:

  • Familiarity with a variety of speech, feeding and cognitive disorders
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Basic computer literacy
  • Ability to comply with all regulatory standards
  • Second language proficiency is desired
  • Must be highly flexible and able to work in a fast past environment

 

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • Master’s degree in speech language pathology  
  • Minimum of 3 years pediatric experience
  • Active state SLP license
  • ASHA certification preferred

We offer competitive rates, excellent benefits plans and free parking. If you are interested in growing your career with us, please forward your resume to Human Resources at Blythedale Children’s Hospital HR@Blythedale.org.  Include Speech Language Pathologist in the subject line.

We currently have an outstanding opportunity for Therapeutic Recreation Assistants.  Candidate will provide developmental/recreational support for patients across the hospital which includes but is not limited to infant/toddler unit, child/adolescent and TBI units, and Long Term Care. Under the guidance of CTRS, CCLS, LCAT and / or Program Coordinator, candidate will participate in the development and execution of care plans for patients and families. TRA hours will encompass evenings, weekends, and holidays as defined in departmental policy and responsive to program needs. Ensure cleanliness of play spaces and equipment. Participate in and facilitate special events, visitors, and donations as directed by supervisor.

Evening, weekend and holiday availability mandatory.

Qualifications

High School Diploma required

Associate's or Bachelor's Degree in child development or closely related field in progress or completed strongly preferred

Experience

Experience working with children required

Experience in preparing and implementing activities preferred

Blythedale Children’s Hospital currently has outstanding full-time opportunities for Utilization Review Nurses to join our team.   The Utilization Review Nurses will ensure the effective and efficient use of hospital services and monitor the appropriateness of hospital admissions and ongoing hospital stays.  This role utilizes care guidelines/criteria to assess the patient’s need for admission, ongoing stay, and the appropriate level of care.  The role requires interfacing with the case managers, medical team, other hospital staff, CMO and payors.  Responsible to ensure that health care services are administered with quality, cost efficiency, and within compliance, along with improving and ensuring the overall quality and completeness of documentation within the medical record.  Continuously reviews and audits patient medical records, screening for unnecessarily prolonged hospital stays and anticipating potential insurance denials.  Educates members of the patient care team on documentation guidelines on an ongoing basis.  Facilitates modifications to clinical documentation through interactions with physicians and other members of the healthcare team to ensure that the appropriate clinical severity is captured compliantly for the level of service rendered to all patients.

The successful candidate will possess a bachelor’s degree in Nursing, and an active New York State Nursing License. Certified Professional Utilization Reviewer (CPUR) or similar credentials, with 2 years’ experience in pediatric acute care and 4 years’ clinical healthcare experience preferred.  1-2 years of utilization review experience with knowledge of payor mechanisms and utilization management strongly preferred.

Blythedale Children’s Hospital is a special place to be for healthcare professionals who put their hearts into their work. As a leading pediatric hospital dedicated to providing comprehensive, compassionate care, our highly skilled staff enjoys the heartfelt rewards of making a difference in our patients’ lives. Blythedale Children’s Hospital is the only free-standing children’s specialty hospital in New York State and admits patients with complex medical conditions to its state-of-the-art 86-bed inpatient facility from all of the academic medical centers in the New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Connecticut region. We are conveniently located 20 miles north of Manhattan in beautiful Westchester County.

EOE M/F. Please contact us to learn more about becoming a part of our dynamic team or to apply please mail or fax your cover letter & CV to Human Resources at: HR@Blythedale.org

include Utilization Review Nurse in the subject line.

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