RN-Referral Liaison, Hospice
Company: SSM Health
Posted on: May 9, 2022
Sign-on Bonus Available! SSM Health at Home strives to provide
the best quality care to our patients and customers. We offer a
range of services - all with one goal: to keep our patients as safe
and independent as possible at home. We are currently seeking a -RN
Referral -Liaison for our -hospice territory to complete hospice
referrals and to conduct hospice informational visits to determine
appropriateness of hospice services to ensure for timely hospice
admissions. - You will provide acute pain and symptom management to
ensure quality end-of-life care for hospice and palliative patients
and their families under the direction of supervisor, SSM Health at
Home medical director/designee, and physician. -This position is
primarily assigned to SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital and is
responsible for providing general referrals and inpatient hospice
care in facilities other than SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital.
-Don't miss this opportunity to gain a fantastic clinical
experience and to know you will make a difference every day in the
lives of our patients. Fulfill your calling by joining our
exceptional team of professionals!Hours of work: Monday - Friday,
8:30am - 5:00pm (includes rotating weekend and holidays)Creates an
environment that leads to a positive patient care experience by
facilitating problem solving and decision making. Ensures accuracy
and timeliness on all functions related to insurance prior
authorization, plan benefits, and medical necessity documentation.
Serves as a liaison between patients, physicians and all other
participants of the health care team.PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES
- Creates a positive patient care experience by greeting,
preparing, exiting and following up with patients for providers
according to established competency guidelines, policies and
- Creates an atmosphere of teamwork by contributing to
opportunities to improve employee and customer satisfaction,
including self development, continuing education (personal and
technical), and achieving department objectives and goals.
- Provides support, both expected and directed, and collaborates
with physicians and multi-disciplinary care team(s) for best
care/results. - - Ensures accuracy of data collection and reporting
for quality Initiatives.
- Maintains accountability for maximizing revenue capture and
growth while optimizing cost savings. - - Communicates
opportunities for organizational growth and improvement.
- Applies the existing body of evidence-based practice and
scientific knowledge in health care to nursing practice, ensuring
that nursing care is delivered based on patient's age-specific
needs and clinical needs as described in the department's Scope of
- As an SSM Health nurse, I will demonstrate the professional
nursing standards defined in the professional practice model. -
Uses the ANA Code of Ethics for Nurses to guide his/her response to
the current and evolving health and nursing needs of our patients
and our patient populations.
- Performs other duties as assigned. EDUCATION
- Graduate of accredited school of nursing EXPERIENCE
Keywords: SSM Health, Janesville , RN-Referral Liaison, Hospice, Other , Janesville, Wisconsin
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