Intake Coordinator / Licensed Practical Nurse / LPN - ReqCode 1061245

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POST DATE 8/31/2016
END DATE 10/15/2016

Almost Family Louisville, KY

Company
Almost Family
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
50428277
AJE Ref #
576043998
Location
Louisville, KY
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Associates Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Unique Intake Opportunity for a Nurse (RN or LPN) with a Home Health Leader - Become A Senior Advocate!
Almost Family is a leading provider of home health nursing, rehabilitation and personal care services. Our Senior Advocacy Mission raises the bar with programs designed to achieve better outcomes for our patients. For over 30 years, we have developed a culture that fosters innovation, clinical excellence, and integrity.Why consider choosing a career with us? Because we are committed to helping you achieve your goals. As a member of our Senior Advocacy Care Team, we are confident you will achieve more for your career with industry-leading specialty programs that enhance care and promote better outcomes for patients. Receive courses to advance your skills as a geriatric specialist. You will also enjoy the support of a progressive group along with great benefits, competitive pay, and flexible schedule options to fit your lifestyle. If a long tradition of world-class caring is important to you, consider joining our team. You'll feel right at home.


INTAKE COORDINATOR RESPONSIBILITIES:* Takes inquiries and patient referrals.
* Takes messages from staff and referral sources related to new admissions.
* Establishes positive relationship with referral sources through telephone conversations.
* Completes initial referral paperwork and referral patient file for Clinical Manager.
* Communicates to appropriate Clinical Managers and Director all pending referrals.
* Maintains referral log, and makes it available for review by sales staff as needed.
* Checks private insurance, and obtains initial authorization
* Runs and reviews all DDE (SOC, Re-cert & ROC).
* Obtains approval from Executive Director prior to any Medicare non-admit
* Obtains approval from Executive Director prior to any private insurance admissions.
* Supports the principles of the Corporate Compliance Program, attends orientation and in-service updates.
* Performs the essential functions of a Registered Staff Nurse as needed.
* Other duties as assigned.



INTAKE COORDINATOR MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:
* Must be a licensed Registered Nurse (RN) or Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in the state of Kentucky.
* A minimum of one year experience as a Registered Nurse is required.
* Previous experience in the home care setting is desired.
* Previous experience with intake preferred.
Benefits:Almost Family offers a competitive salary and benefits package that helps safe guard your health and well- being, and provides savings options for you and your family. We offer the following benefits to full time employees:
* Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance

* Life and Accidental Death Insurance

* Voluntary Short-Term & Long-Term Disability Insurance

* Flexible Spending Accounts (Medical & Dependent Care)

* Paid vacation, sick days, holidays and personal time

* 401-k Retirement Plan

If you have a passion for seniors, a special place awaits you on our Senior Advocacy Team!


Benefits:Almost Family offers a competitive salary and benefits package that helps safeguard your health and well-being, and provides savings options for you and your family. We offer the following benefits to full time employees:* Medical, Dental and Vision InsuranceLife and Accidental Death Insurance

* Voluntary Short-Term & Long-Term Disability Insurance

* Flexible Spending Accounts (Medical & Dependent Care)

* Paid vacation, sick days, holidays and personal time

* 401-k Retirement Plan
Many of the above benefits are also available to part-time employees who work at least 24 hours per week. PRN employees may also qualify for some benefit options as well!If you have a passion for seniors, a special place awaits you on our Senior Advocacy Team! img height=1 width=1 border=0 src=http://almostfamily.contacthr.com/50428277.jpg /