Referrals Registered Nurse (Hospice Liaison - Includes Weekends)
Company: Northwell Health
Posted on: November 14, 2023
Travels to non-System facilities. Has knowledge of each facility's
discharge planning process to accept and refer patients appropriate
for skilled home care services. Under supervision, formulates and
implements a Home Care Plan in conjunction with the physician,
patient, patient's family and discharge planner.
- Responds to referrals in a timely manner and evaluates patients
for appropriateness of skilled home care services.
- Plans for the skilled home care needs of patient in a timely
manner to ensure patient's expeditious movement to the appropriate
level of care.
- Implements a comprehensive home care plan based on the in-depth
assessment of the patient's needs, including coordination of
activities with family, informal supports and other community
- Maintains working knowledge of third-party reimbursement
guidelines and regulation standards.
- Functions as a home care service resource person.
- Performs job functions in a fiscally responsible manner
consistent with the mission and vision.
- Assists with orienting new nursing personnel to department
policies, procedures and practices.
- Performs related duties as required. All responsibilities noted
here are considered essential functions of the job under the
Americans with Disabilities Act. Duties not mentioned here, but
considered related are not essential functions.
- Graduate from an accredited School of Nursing. Bachelor's
Degree in Nursing, preferred. Must be enrolled in an accredited BSN
program within two (2) years and obtain a BSN Degree within five
(5) years of job entry date.
- Current License to practice as a Registered Professional Nurse
in New York State required, plus specialized certifications as
*Additional Salary Detail
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determination of potential base compensation that may be offered to
a successful applicant for this position at the time of this job
advertisement and may be modified in the future.When determining a
team member's base salary and/or rate, several factors may be
considered as applicable (e.g., location, specialty, service line,
years of relevant experience, education, credentials, negotiated
contracts, budget and internal equity).
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