Hospice Admission Liaison Nurse - PRN - Days at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 2/13/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Per Diem
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    2/13/2020
  • Job ID:
    20003438
  • Job Family
    Nursing
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    1 - Day
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Palm Coast

Job Description


Description
          Our Mission is to extend the healing ministry of Christ.

Employees are hired to help Adventist Health System extend the healing ministry of Christ. They are expected to exhibit a continuous behavior of professionalism, which includes but is not limited to, treating customers and co-workers with respect and dignity, aligning behavior with customer service principles, maintaining customer and patient confidentiality, abiding by employee guidelines for professional behavior, appearance, and communication, exhibiting teamwork behaviors, being effective in conflict resolution, helping others to understand issues and accept changes, demonstrating high standards of work performance and flexibility, maintaining positive interdepartmental relationships, keeping a positive attitude, and adhering to the policies and procedures of the organization. 

GENERAL SUMMARY:

The Admissions Liaison Nurse responds to referrals to the HospiceCare program to assess medical eligibility and enroll patients into the program.  Promotes program growth by fostering professional staff development in assigned facilities and educating community resources on the mission of the hospice program.  Assists in the organization through issues identification/resolution, physician education and consumer education.  Duties at times may fall outside normal scheduled work hours.  The Admissions Liaison is responsible for following the strategic growth plan and to meet productivity levels for the department.  
Qualifications
PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Assessing and admitting eligible patients
• Education staff, physicians, referrals sources of Hospice criteria
• Meeting productivity of admissions per day
• Documentation accuracy per Medicare guidelines

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:

• Hospice COPs
• Critical care nursing
• Customer service
• End of life care issues
• Medication management
• Computer program

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS PREFERRED:

• Horizon/Homecare experience
• Hospice Eligibility requirements
• Home care experience 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

• Registered Nurse
• 2 years experience hospice or related field
• Disease management 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:

• BSN
• 2 years experience critical care nursing
• BLS AHA

LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:

• Registered Nurse active state of Florida license
• BLS 
• Active auto insurance
• Active Drivers license

LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION PREFERRED:
• Certification of Hospice and Palliative Care 



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

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