Receives and documents patient referrals to hospice services, insuring compliance with applicable coverage criteria.
Communicates pertinent patient information to the patient's physician, payor source and/or appropriate clinical staff.
Receives and distributes information regarding lab test results and other pertinent reports to the patient's physician and appropriate clinical staff.
Maintains various reports and records for the Director and Clinical Management team.
Performs chart audits as directed to monitor documentation and patient clinical records to ensure compliance with agencies policies and procedures and all regulatory inspection agencies.
Minimum of two (2) to three (3) years of clinical experience as a Registered or Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse.
Current CPR certification
Valid Driver's License, reliable transportation and required liability insurance to perform occasional home care visits.