Weekend Admissions Registered Nurse - Home Health
Posted on: January 15, 2022
Ascension at Home - Together with Compassus Associates: Please
apply via WorkdayAt Compassus, we are dedicated to compassionate
care, clinical excellence and providing comfort and support to
patients and their families. As an Admissions RN - Home Health, you
will assess patients for home health -eligibility and explain the
home health care to patients and families. Our Admissions RNs
welcome patients on to our service and reassure families of our
good care. For many of our team members, this is more than a career
- it's a calling. Do you want to make a difference in the lives of
others? Join our team today as an Admissions RN - HH to positively
impact the experiences of our patients and families. Position
SummaryThe Admissions RN - HH assesses patients' eligibility for
home health and admits patients as appropriate. As an Admissions
RN, you will initiate the initial plan of care with authorization
of the attending physician and home health medical director and
complete the admission process according to Compassus policy.
- Explain home health services and benefits to patients, family
members and significant others
- Ensure all patient's initial needs are met
- Collaborate with the Interdisciplinary Team members regarding
initial plan of care, patient's condition and other essential
- Contact and maintain relationships with community agencies to
promote home health services Qualifications
- Highly effective communication and interpersonal skills
- High sense of integrity including maintenance of confidential
- Ability to work a flexible schedule, to include some evenings
and weekends, when needed
- Ability to travel to patient homes -in the local community
- Knowledge of Microsoft Office programs
- Valid driver's license and auto liability insurance Education
and CertificationsRegistered Nurse in the state of employment.
Compassus, including all Compassus affiliates, complies with
applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on
the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.
Compassus, including all Compassus affiliates, does not exclude
people or treat them differently because of race, color, national
origin, age, disability, or sex.
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