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Estimated Pay $36 per hour
Hours Full-time, Part-time
Location Lecanto, Florida

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Admissions RN

The Admissions RN is a registered nurse and an Interdisciplinary Team member whose primary responsibility is to present VITAS services and philosophy to patients and families in a manner that results in the admission of appropriate patients. * Participation in the information gathering, analysis, education and form completion aspects of the admissions process * Evaluate patients for hospice appropriateness, e.g. medical records review as requested. * Obtain agreement for admission of referred patients and families who meet admission criteria. * Analyze data collected by the LPN to facilitate/obtain admission orders * Build effective referral source relationships to support the high quality and responsiveness expectations associated with VITAS. * Maintain clinical and professional competence. * Take the initiative in developing effective relationships internally with the appropriate admissions and patient care resource persons. * Utilize interpersonal skills to help appropriately educate and address any questions the patient and/or patient's family has concerning hospice and palliative care. JOB REQUIREMENTS * Knowledge of the principles of the intake, admission, and transition to care process with the ability to further develop skills in these competency areas. * Ability to communicate effectively with patients and families, physicians, referral sources and colleagues. * Knowledge of clinical manifestations of diseases and ability to develop VITAS specific clinical knowledge. * Ability to use the VITAS information system and mobile technology platforms. * Reliable means of transportation. QUALIFICATIONS * Currently licensed as a R.N. in the state where duties are performed. * Previous hospital, physician practice, LTC or ALF experience * Strong Presentation Skills * Previous sales or service experience preferred EDUCATION * Bachelor's degree preferred SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS TO CANDIDATE * EOE/AA M/F/D/V #LI-MS1 #LI-Onsite

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Posting ID: 917490539 Posted: 2024-05-21 Job Title: Registered Nurse