RN Home Health/Hospice Coordinator- UNC Hospice Services
Company: UNC Health Care Systems
Location: Chapel Hill
Posted on: June 6, 2021
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Provides patient care coordination for home health or hospice
patients. Educates physicians and staff and facilitates continuity
of care of patients from hospital to home or hospice. Participates
on interdisciplinary team and collaborates with physicians and
staff to establish and implement home care or hospice needs.
Coordinates referrals from skilled nursing facilities or other
Communicates all appropriate patient information and coordinates
staff availability directly with the home health or hospice intake
department. Communicates home health or hospice staffing
availability to referral sources and staff.
Coordinates with the patient, patient's family, referring
physician, clinical care management representative, and hospital
staff to determine the appropriateness of all home care
Educates referral sources and other hospital staff in relation
to home health or hospice services and regulatory requirements.
- Gathers all the necessary demographic and medical information,
as well as all requested treatment and services in order to develop
a detailed and comprehensive home health or hospice care referral
and plan. Identify the type of service which best serves the
referral patient: General Inpatient Hospice or Home Hospice and
communicate this to the referral source (Case Managers, Residents,
or Physicians) and patient/family/care giver.
Bachelors of Science in Nursing
Licensed to practice as a Registered Nurse in the state of North
Professional Experience Requirements:
Two (2) years of home health, public health or other health
Knowledge/Skills/and Abilities Requirements:
Entity: UNC Medical Center
Work Type: Full Time
Standard Hours Per Week: 40.00
Work Schedule: Day Job
Location of Job: US:NC:Chapel Hill
Exempt From Overtime: Exempt: Not Applicable
Keywords: UNC Health Care Systems, Chapel Hill , RN Home Health/Hospice Coordinator- UNC Hospice Services, Other , Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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