Home Health Intake Specialist RN or LPN at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 7/28/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
  • Location:
    Fletcher, NC
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Job Family
    Home Care
  • Shift
    1 - Day

Job Description



ADVENTHEALTH HENDERSONVILLE                                                                                                                                       100 Hospital Drive Hendersonville NC  28792

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Hendersonville

  • Join a family of caregivers who provide whole person care; body - mind - spirit, to people living in communities accross Western North Carolina.
  • AdventHealth Hendersonville offers the uncommon compassion of a hometown community hospital powered by the support of a national healhcare system enabling it to provide services, technologies and facilities to meet the whole health needs of our communities.
  • Faith based organization that extends Christ's healing ministry to every person, every time.
  • Co-workers who feel like family and together deliver on our Service Standards of Keep Me Safe, Love Me, Make it Easy and Own It.
  • As a part of the more than 1,100 team members who make up AdventHealth Hendersonville, you will enjoy competitive salaries, exceptional benefits and opportunities for growth and leadership development. 

Work Hours/Shift

Monday thru Friday, 8 to 5

You Will Be Responsible For

  • Comply with HH policies, procedures, practices and care standards as witnessed by leadership and staff.
  • Respond to requests for home health care from referring sources within the community.
  • Initiate, maintain and document ongoing communications with the patient, patient's family/caregivers and Physician to assess and implement referral and/or hospital discharge needs.
  • Utilize current and accurate knowledge of resources available within the community for referrals accepted and not accepted.
  • Provide needed info to CBO for centralized verification of insurance coverage, initial preauthorization as required, and inform staff, patients, caregivers and POAs as appropriate.
  • Assure concurrent information of payer source, planned services, and diagnoses to facilitate anticipated reimbursements from all payer sources for post acute care services.
  • Communicate orders and other pertinent information to agency staff and supervisors who will be implementing the plan of treatment.
  • Assemble FTF documentation and enter encounter information into HCHB.
  • Assemble admissions packets with pertinent medical information for clinical staff.
  • Scan and attach clinical documentation to clinical record as appropriate.
  • Demonstrate knowledge and skills to perform intake duties, methods and procedures required by the job. 
  • Participate in orientation, in-service and staff meetings as scheduled. 

What You Will Need

  • Strong evaluation and social services skills required.
  • History of positive interpersonal and communication skills required.
  • Able to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing required.
  • Current RN, LPN, or BSW licensure with the State of North Carolina required.
  • At least 2 years of healthcare experience required. 

Job Summary

Coordinate initial patient referral information from any setting; physician office, healthcare facility, and self referral.  Key aspects include patient and caregiver involvement; care planning for start of care, treatment and service; clinical community education of home health service availability.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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