Inpatient Nurse Salary in Colorado - State Average

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Average Salary for Inpatient Nurse in Colorado - State Average

The average salary of a(n) Inpatient Nurse in Colorado - State Average is $72,937.

The average hourly rate of a(n) Inpatient Nurse in Colorado - State Average is $35.07.

The average bonus of a(n) Inpatient Nurse in Colorado - State Average is $1,152.00.

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Provides intensive case management and enhances efficient utilization of services, working with health plan enrollees, providers, and caregivers. Identifies and finds hospitalized patients requiring review for medical necessity to verify that hospitalization is necessary. Goes to local hospitals and offices to conduct rounds on patients. Identifies chronic cases through the concurrent review process and initiates intensive case management. Performs on-site reviews and evaluates the medical necessity for inpatient hospital admission. Requires RN license. Authorizes the admission along with the estimated length of stay and level of service required. Coordinates services to be provided after inpatient hospitalization. Initiates and coordinates discharge planning on inpatient enrollees. Screens for the medical necessity of outpatient procedures, home medical equipment, medications and any other service that requires precertification as part of discharge planning. May require Certified Case Manager (CCM) certification. May perform utilization management activities to include pre-certifications, admission reviews, concurrent reviews, and retrospective authorizations. May assist in medical protocols studies. Less

Provides intensive case management and enhances efficient utilization of services, working with health plan enrollees, providers, and caregivers. Identifies and finds hospitalized patients requiring review for medical necessity to verify that hospitalization is necessary. Goes to local hospitals and offices... More

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